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The last R230-series Mercedes-Benz SL-Class, number 169,434

Last R230-Series Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Rolls Off The Line

The new 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class is just around the corner so that means production of the current-generation, the R230, has to come to an end. That end happened last week when the very last R230 SL-Class, build number 169,434, rolled off the car’s production line at Mercedes' plant in... read more

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2013 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class spy shots

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Spy Shots

UPDATE: The 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL Class has been revealed. Click here for all the info and photos. We're already a good portion of the way through a whole new batch of... read more November 4, 2011 by 

a Mercedes-Benz 280SL, similar to the one stolen from John Travolta. Image: S. Foskett

John Travolta's Classic Mercedes-Benz 280 SL Stolen

Vincent Vega, John Travolta’s uber-hip hit man character from Pulp Fiction, lamented over getting his classic Chevy Malibu keyed by vandals. In real life, Travolta has... read more September 19, 2011 by 

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG Spy Shots

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class To Debut At 2012 Detroit Auto Show

UPDATE: The 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL Class has been revealed. Click here for all the info and photos. A few months ago, Mercedes-Benz quietly dropped the V-12 variants from its... read more September 14, 2011 by 

Mercedes-Benz SL-Class stalls in Maryland flash flood

Mercedes-Benz SL Stalls In Flash Flood, Toyotas Plough Through: Video

An R230 series Mercedes-Benz SL-Class has fallen victim to a flash flood that hit Ellicott City, Maryland yesterday. The driver of the Mercedes attempts to proceed along a... read more September 8, 2011 by 

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG Spy Shots

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG Spy Video

UPDATE: The 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG has been revealed. Click here for all the info and photos. Mercedes-Benz is working on a brand new generation of its SL-Class luxury... read more August 17, 2011 by 

1999 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class

NFL Coach Sells His Mercedes-Benz SL 500 To Cafeteria Worker For $20

Ray Horton, ex-secondary coach for the Pittsburgh Steelers and new defensive coordinator for the Arizona Cardinals, did a pretty generous thing recently: he sold his 1999... read more August 3, 2011 by 

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Mercedes-Benz Drops V-12 SL-Class Models In Lead Up To 2013 Redesign

Mercedes-Benz has dropped its V-12 SL-Class models, the SL600 and SL65 AMG sledgehammer, from its 2012 lineup as it prepares for the introduction of the redesigned 2013... read more July 29, 2011 by 

1973 Mercedes-Benz 450 SL

1973-1980 Mercedes 450SL: Not-Quite Classics

The Mercedes SL was and is the first and only choice for a buyer of a certain kind of car: one that married the dichotomy of sporty yet rock-solid quality, with a sort of... read more July 7, 2011 by 

Carlsson C25 Royale based on the Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG

Carlsson C25 Royale Based On The Mercedes-Benz SL: 2011 Geneva Motor Show

It’s been a while since we last heard of German tuner Carlsson and its wild C25 supercar loosely based on the Mercedes-Benz SL platform. At last year’s Geneva... read more March 3, 2011 by 

2010 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class

Study: Mercedes SL-Class Drivers Four Times More Likely To Get A Ticket

If you drive a Mercedes-Benz SL-Class convertible, you've probably gotten a speeding ticket, according to a new study from Verisk Analytics. If you drive a Buick Rainier, you... read more October 15, 2010 by 

Brabus T65 RS Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Black Series

Brabus Offers T65 RS Performance Package To All Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Black Series Owners

If you are a car enthusiast of any type then you have probably heard of the tuning company Brabus. The German company offers some pretty amazing performance kits for cars... read more June 17, 2010 by 

2009 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG

Jim Carrey Upgrades From Jenny McCarthy To The Mercedes SL 63 AMG

Well, okay, that headline is a little misleading: Jim probably didn't dump Jenny for a roadster. However, McCarthy and the Mercedes-Benz SL 63 AMG do share some striking... read more May 14, 2010 by 

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class spy shots

Toray To Supply Carbon-Fiber To Daimler, First Up 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class

Carbon-fiber is seen by many in the auto industry as one of the most effective ways of reducing vehicle weight and thus improving fuel economy and emissions levels, but the... read more April 29, 2010 by 

2010 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class

Mercedes Benz SL Gets Carbon Fiber Diet For 2012

 What passes for light weight today is amazingly high, like the 2011 Mustang. If a car manages to be less than 3,000 pounds, it’s either down to size or amazingly... read more April 28, 2010 by 

2009 Mercedes-Benz SLK Class

Cameron Diaz Is Obviously A Class Act

Five reasons to love Cameron Diaz, as evinced in the photo linked below: 1) She's not Charlize Theron. 2) She's not Kate Hudson. 3) She's not Blake Lively. 4) She's not... read more April 15, 2010 by 


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