Tag Archives: Mercedes-Benz

Carolina Classics




This winter I took a trip down the eastern seaboard (and subsequently down memory lane) to North Carolina to visit some old friends and to see my sister-in-law. While down there I met up with a dear friend who’s father has a 1967 Ferrari 330 GTC that is being rebuilt from the ground up. Continue reading

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1957 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Roadster




I’m going to shimmy out on a high altitude tree limb and express my views on the the 1957 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Roadster: This is the prettiest car. Ever. Continue reading

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Naughty Autos 3




While all of the classic cars are tucked into their winter beds I would like to reflect on the last Winnetka, IL Coffee and Classics held in 2010. Continue reading

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1991 Mercedes-Benz 560 SEL




Back in 1991, Mercedes-Benz finally laid to rest one of the finest Sonderklasse (S Class) since the line’s inception in the 1950′s.
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1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing




Now you can raise your arms and scream horsepower, modern technology, exhaust note or just creature comforts but come on, the 300SL is in a design class all it’s own. Continue reading

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1984 Mercedes-Benz 300D Turbo Diesel

Here we are and we’re starting off with a bang – er – a 1984 Mercedes-Benz 300D Turbo Diesel. My grandfather drove the gasoline version of this whip and it’s always been one of my favorite cars. Continue reading

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