Latest Mercedes-Benz News

Heritage On Wheels: Preserving And Repairing Vintage Mercedes-Benz Vehicles

Just like a seasoned sommelier discerns the subtle nuances of a vintage wine, you too can appreciate the fine craftsmanship of a classic Mercedes-Benz. Each model is a testament to the engineering heritage of the past, a heritage that’s worth preserving. But what does it take to keep these automotive masterpieces on the road? Where do you start when it comes to maintenance, repairs, and sourcing authentic spare parts? Let’s journey together into the world of these vintage chariots, where you’ll discover the art of preserving these timeless classics. Understanding Vintage Mercedes-Benz Models Diving into the world of vintage Mercedes-Benz models, you’ll quickly realize each car’s unique character and timeless… Continue Reading »


Mercedes-Benz Classic Cars Set To Hit the Roads With Historic License Plates In 2024

Classic car enthusiasts are gearing up for the much-anticipated “Classics & Coffee” meeting hosted by Mercedes-Benz Museum in spring 2024. This open-air event, welcoming vehicles of all brands, has become a hallmark of automotive nostalgia, attracting hundreds of owners and their prized collections. Notably, a number of these classics will bear the coveted H license plate, signifying their important place in history. Iconic Models from 1994 Unlock Historic Status In a nod to automotive history, several Mercedes-Benz models launched in 1994 will be eligible for historic license plates in the coming year. Among the distinguished lineup are gems from model series 124, 140, and 202, each boasting unique features that… Continue Reading »


A Closer Look At The Classic 1960 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster Auctioned At Bonhams

In the world of classic automobiles, few names evoke as much nostalgia and admiration as Mercedes-Benz. Among its timeless creations, the 1960 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster stands out as an exemplar of vintage luxury. With an upcoming appearance at the Bonhams’ Audrain Concours Auction, the beautifully restored version of the classic is set to turn heads and potentially fetch a remarkable price. A Legacy of Excellence Mercedes-Benz, a brand synonymous with automotive excellence, cemented its postwar reputation with the iconic W194 race car. It not only tasted victory on the racetrack but also inspired a road-going model at the insistence of Max Hoffmann, the renowned US Mercedes importer responsible for… Continue Reading »


1989 Mercedes-Benz 190e Cosworth 2.5 Heads To Auction

As automotive enthusiasts eagerly await the next remarkable find, an iconic 1989 Mercedes-Benz 190e Cosworth 2.5 takes center stage at an exclusive auction. Hailing from an era when Mercedes-Benz was pioneering the compact executive segment, this particular 190e boasts a remarkable transformation courtesy of the renowned British engineering experts at Cosworth. Rally Dreams Dashed, DTM Awaits Originally intended for rallying glory at the World Rally Championship, fate intervened when the groundbreaking Audi Quattro burst onto the scene with its four-wheel-drive prowess. Mercedes-Benz swiftly altered its course, setting its sights on the German Touring Car Championship (DTM). Under DTM regulations, the Cosworth engine was detuned from 320 hp to less than… Continue Reading »


How To Tell Apart Classic, Antique, And Vintage Mercedes Cars

Mercedes-Benz is a brand that has been around for over a century and has produced some of the most iconic cars in automotive history. Car enthusiasts often use the terms classic, antique, and vintage to describe older Mercedes cars, but what do these terms really mean? Many people interchange the words “vintage”, “antique”, and “classic” when describing old cars. So, let’s take a look at what really qualifies them as such to clarify matters. Vintage Mercedes Cars The simplest and most accepted definition of vintage cars is those produced between 1919 and 1930. The specific condition of the vehicle and modifications do not affect its vintage status in any way…. Continue Reading »


1992 Mercedes-Benz 190E Owned By Sir Paul McCartney’s Daughter Up For Grabs

A rare 1992 Mercedes-Benz 190E, gifted to fashion designer Stella McCartney by her father, legendary musician Sir Paul McCartney, is up for auction in Worcestershire this week. The K-reg car is expected to sell for between £5,000 and £8,000 due to its unique history and low mileage of just 43,000. Kept in “Very Tidy” Condition The car has only had one owner, Stella McCartney herself, and has been kept in excellent condition. According to an interview with Ben Homer, the auctioneer at Littleton Auctions, the vehicle has been stored in a barn for 14 years, which has helped preserve its almost pristine condition. He described the car as “very tidy”… Continue Reading »


Rare 1980s and 1990s Mercedes-Benz Car Stash Uncovered

The Late Brake Show on YouTube recently gave car enthusiasts a treat featuring an impressive Mercedes-Benz stash belonging to a collector who specializes in high-performance vehicles from the 1980s and 1990s. The collection belongs to a guy simply referred to as “Neville” from Surrey. The collection includes a 1995 Mercedes-Benz W124 320TE wagon, which the owner is modifying in honor of Auto Fashion Factory, a Japanese tuner with a specialization in working with 1990s Mercedes-Benz cars. This is still a work in progress as Neville is still gathering all the needed period-specific parts for it. Another remarkable car in the collection is a Mercedes-Benz 190E Cosworth. This one is highlighted… Continue Reading »


Login to your account

Can't remember your Password ?

Register for this site!