Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR - Numbered Limited Edition

Milestones of Motor Sports, Volume 1

Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR - Numbered Limited Edition
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Article code09064
Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR - Milestones of Motor Sports, Vol. 1
253 pages
b&w photos
Hard cover in 2 slipcases
37 x 28 cm
3,145 kg

Numbered Limited Edition 999 pieces

In addition to the titles achieved that same year in the formula 1 world championship and the European touring car championship, this success is proof of the unprecedented dominance of a single manufacturer on the stage of international automobile racing. Stirling Moss and Juan Manuel Fangio, the most successful drivers of their era, celebrate impressive double victories in the 300 SLR at the most demanding road races in the world, triumphs that continue to afford this unparalleled racing car lasting fame to this day.

Based on extensive research in the archives of Mercedes-Benz Classic, this book provides exhaustive and authentic documentation of the technical development of the W 196 S. All of the races as well as the biography of each individual vehicle are presented with the aid of images and illustrations, some of which have never before been published.