Mercedes benz 300 sl coupe 1954
The first units of the MercedesBenz 300 SL were sold in Europe in 1954, whilst Maxi Hoffman received his first customer car in March 1955. A total of 1, 400 Gullwings rolled off the production line, the lion's share of which some 1, 100 units found their way to the USA.MercedesBenz Typ 300 SL (W 198 I, 1954 bis 1957). MercedesBenz 300 SL Coupe The MercedesBenz 300SL stands as one of most memorable coupes of the fifties. The gullwing doors not only distinguished it, but they are a clever solution to hide the cars unique space frame chassis. mercedes benz 300 sl coupe 1954
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The 1954 MercedesBenz Type 300 SL (W 198) coupe, serial number 198 040, is a steelbodied sports car built upon a triangulated tubular steel space frame. The car is powered by a longitudinal, front mounted, gasolinepowered, direct fuelinjected 2, 996 cubic centimeter displacement inline sixcylinder engine, which was rated at 240 horsepower at 5800 revolutions per minute (rpm) by MercedesBenz. ;The 300 SL production sports car presented in 1954 was based on the successful competition version of 1952. Its space frame weighed only 110 lbs. and was particularly sturdy, but did not permit the fitting of normal doors because of the high frame side members.mercedes benz 300 sl coupe 1954 Dec 13, 2018 This item: Castle Toy 5 1954 MercedesBenz 300 SL Coupe Vehicle (1: 36 Scale), Silver 7. 45 Only 16 left in stock order soon. Sold by K& R Deals and ships from Amazon Fulfillment.