S-Klasse Baureihe W140, 1991-1998

S-Klasse Baureihe W140, 1991-1998

S-Class W140, the end of the good patriarch At the start of its career and particularly in Germany, the largest ever S-Class did not have an easy time – despite the car’s undeniable qualities. A valedictory appeared in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung of 25 August...
Baureihe W140, 6.0-litre V12, 300 kW (408 PK)

Baureihe W140, 6.0-litre V12, 300 kW (408 PK)

Baureihe W140 has the most powerful Mercedes-Benz car engine of its day Mercedes-Benz Baureihe W140 Typ 600 SEL In March 1991 the new S-Class generation (designated internally as the 140 series) made its debut at the Geneva Motor Show.  The production of  the...
Vision SLR sports car study in Detroit 1999

Vision SLR sports car study in Detroit 1999

A study of a GT sports car for the 21st century 9 – 18 January 1999. At the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan/USA, Mercedes-Benz presents the Vision SLR, a study of a GT sports car for the 21st century. They introduced the Mercedes-Benz...
W220 series S-Class Saloons, 1998 – 2002

W220 series S-Class Saloons, 1998 – 2002

W220 series S-Class Saloons, 1998 – 2002. S-Class W220 introduced at the Paris Motor Show September 1998 Mercedes-Benz S-Klasse der Baureihe 220 The Mercedes-Benz S-Class W220 series was officially introduced at the Paris Motor Show at the end of September 1998. Sales...
“Ponton Mercedes”, six-cylinder models.

“Ponton Mercedes”, six-cylinder models.

March 1954, the six-cylinder model, internally code named 220 a or W 180. Mercedes-Benz Typ 220 a der Baureihe W 180 I. In March 1954, a new 220 model with a modern integral concept was presented. It was based on the 180 model, which had been produced for six months...