• Mercedes Benz Classic Car Brands Hatch g

    Image ID
    FOT459801
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Image Details
    Image File Attributes
    20.7 MB
    JPEG
    Image Dimensions
    13320 x 6155 px
    Image Print Size (at 300 ppi)
    1128 x 521 mm
    44.4 x 20.5 in
    Visual Size @300ppi
    Keywords
    The 1950s witnessed the introduction of the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL "Gullwing, " a sports car that has been described as being the world's first supercar. With its dramatic styling and race-bred technology, the 300 SL reigns today as a classic coveted by collectors worldwide. The decade also saw Daimler-Benz making strides in the area of safety technology. The company's Mercedes-Benz 220 sedans were the first vehicles to incorporate its patented "crumple zone" body design, created to absorb impact in the event of a crash. the 300 SL had lost nothing of its freshness even as the millennium drew to a close and was voted "Sports car of the Century" in 1999. "Gullwing" doors provided that essential touch of inspiration, opening up towards the sky to reveal a tightly sculptured interior. The history of the 300 SL is inextricably linked with the life of an influential admire
    Uploader
    Rob Weaver
    Contributor
    Rob Weaver
    Date Taken
    2008-09-01
    Uploaded on
    2008-09-01
    Collection
    Mercedes Benz Classic Cars Brands Hatch Kent BROOKLANDS SUPPORT
    Category
    Transport
    Sub Category
    Automotive
    Dominant colour
    #806050