Like the C111 concepts of the 1970s, Mercedes' Vision One-Eleven previews design and technology destined for future showroom models.
Mercedes-Benz C111 drops by Jay Leno’s Garage
The latest episode of "Jay Leno’s Garage" features a very special car: the Mercedes-Benz C111. First shown at the 1969 Frankfurt Auto Show, the C111 broke new ground in terms of both engineering and design, and with its gullwing doors there were immediately claims that it might be a preview...Viknesh Vijayenthiran
Blast From The Past: Mercedes-Benz C111
At the 1969 Frankfurt auto show, Mercedes released a radical new concept to the world called the C111, a prototype that would go on to become a test-bed for the carmaker’s future engine technologies. Styled like a big sports coupe, the C111 featured gullwing doors and a bright orange...Viknesh Vijayenthiran