The oldest SL: a 1952 Mecedes 300 SL, chassis number 002

Mercedes-Benz Restores The Oldest SL: Mega Gallery

When Dr. Dieter Zetsche revealed the 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL550 at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show, the car shared the stage with another SL model. Dating to 1952, the 300SL on display was chassis number 002, the oldest SL remaining. Now in pristine condition, following a thorough restoration by the... read more

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First crashed 2010 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Suffers First Crash

Thanks to a brutish 563 horsepower V-8 engine, go-kart like throttle response and a populace with declining driving skills (thanks mostly in part to the proliferation of... read more June 20, 2010 by 

Alleged Ferrari vertical door patent

Report: Ferrari Working On Vertical Door Beyond Gullwing Concept

Mercedes-Benz just came back with the gullwing door for its uber-coupe, the SLS AMG. But Ferrari may have a special ace up its sleeve if the latest leaked patent drawings are... read more November 20, 2009 by 

2010 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

2010 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG: First Drive

It's more than a half-century of progress by any measure: Ferrari's in its seventh decade, and the Corvette's well into its sixth. The Italian carmaker's uncorked a... read more November 3, 2009 by 

2010 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Panamericana

Gullwing-America Previews Retro Kit For 2010 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

Mercedes' own modern re-interpretation of the classic 300SL Gullwing, the all-new 2010 SLS AMG, may be doing the press rounds in preparation for its commercial release later... read more November 3, 2009 by 

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Electric Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coming In 2013

Electricity is held by many in the industry to be the true way of the future, but so far only a tiny handful of companies have made serious attempts at a highway-capable... read more September 15, 2009 by 

2011 Mercedes Benz SLS AMG ‘Gullwing’  spy shots

Spy shots: Mercedes Benz SLS AMG Gullwing up close

The successor to the Mercedes Benz SL Gullwing (and replacement for the SLR) has been spotted in prototype form in and around Germany’s Nurburgring test circuit for... read more July 13, 2009 by 

2011 SLS AMG preview rendering

Preview: Mercedes working on Roadster variant of SLS AMG?

Mercedes Benz's upcoming SLS AMG Gullwing is proving to be one of the more exciting offerings of the next couple of years, and as the spiritual successor to the renowned... read more May 5, 2009 by 

2009 Gullwing-America 300SL Panamericana concept

Custom gullwing roadster inspired by Mercedes’ 300 SL in the works

Mercedes' own modern re-interpretation of the classic 300SL Gullwing may be lapping the Nurburgring in preparation for its commercial release later this year, but for those... read more April 24, 2009 by 


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