Tag: 300 SL

Daimler-Benz, Messerschmitt Bf 109E fighter by 3-liter 300 SLR Mercedes

The legendary 3-liter 300 SLR (Sport Leicht-Rennen, eng: Sport Light-Racing) was derived from the W196 for the 1955 World Sportscar Championship season. (altro…)
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[Engineer and Designer] Rudolf Uhlenhaut

Born on July 15, 1906, Rudolf Uhlenhaut was an engineer and designer of Anglo-German descent, who later sat on the Board of Management at Daimler-Benz. He fathered designs for many…
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Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR (W196S) – 1955

The Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR (W196S) was an iconic 2-seat sports racer that took sportscar racing by storm in 1955, winning that year's World Sportscar Championship before a catastrophic crash and…
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Mercedes-Benz SL R230

La R230 nasce come sostituta della fortunata serie R129, in listino oramai da dodici anni e coronata da un successo commerciale relativamente buono, se si considera il rango della vettura,…
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