Mercedes-Benz R107 model series

Mercedes-Benz R107 model series

Innovation at its best: the R107 Stylistically confident, open-top touring cars – the R107 model series Successful third-generation SL model was produced for more than 18 years, achieving sales of 237,287 Roadsters Stuttgart – Elegant and sporty, powerful and...
World premiere of the Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.3 in 1968:

World premiere of the Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.3 in 1968:

“One of the fastest and most spirited series production cars on the world market” Mercedes-Benz caused a sensation at the Geneva Motor Show in March 1968 with the 300 SEL 6.3 (W 109). Because the Stuttgart brand’s V8-powered top-of-the-range luxury model delivered the...
“50 Years of AMG” a popular success

“50 Years of AMG” a popular success

Special AMG exhibition extended at the Mercedes-Benz Museum. The special exhibition “50 Years of AMG” at the Mercedes-Benz Museum is a resounding success which has drawn over 150,000 visitors to date. Accordingly, the exhibition presenting the history of AMG is to be...
The Mercedes-Benz 170 V of 1936

The Mercedes-Benz 170 V of 1936

In the genes of the E-Class: The Mercedes-Benz E-Class is a success story with a great tradition. One of its forebears is the Mercedes-Benz 170 V, which was presented to the world public in February 1936. Driving comfort, downsizing and lightweight construction: these...
New dimensions of passive safety

New dimensions of passive safety

Anniversaries: 30 Years of Front-Passenger Airbag, 20 Years of Window Airbag:   A Mercedes-Benz vehicle can never be safe enough. That is why the Stuttgart-based brand is continuously advancing the pioneering airbag technology. The first major milestone was the...
Pioneer of modern automobieles

Pioneer of modern automobieles

The Mercedes-Benz 180 (W 120) debuted in 1953   First Mercedes-Benz passenger car with unibody and three-box design The première of the Model 180 (W 120) in 1953, today lovingly referred to as the “Pontoon Mercedes” (or the “ Roundie”), was a technical and aesthetic...