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Mercedes-Benz News

It Lives: The Internet's Favorite Mercedes-Benz R63 AMG

Mazdeuce has brought his Mercedes-Benz unicorn back to life after being handed a $57,000 repair estimate.

You Need This: Mercedes-Benz 500 E

Who wants a good Q-ship?

Grassroots Life in Kuwait: Mercedes-Benz Edition

Longtime forum member Hungary Bill recently got his hands on a cool Benz.

Your Projects: A Different German Track Day Car

Who doesn't love a good sports sedan?

Your Projects: Reviving a Mercedes-Benz 190E

Forum member Rocambolesque bought this 1992 Mercedes-Benz 190E a few years ago and took it on a huge road trip around the U.S.

You Need This: The Internet's Favorite Mercedes Unicorn Is Up for Sale

Mazdeuce brought his Mercedes-Benz unicorn back to life after being handed a $57,000 repair estimate.

Mercedes-Benz and Matchbox: Science, Math and Toy Cars for Girls, Too

Sometimes it just takes one Matchbox car to make a difference.

Your Projects: Building a Replica of the Race Car That Put AMG on the Map

Forum user maciekb2002's is turning a 1969 Mercedes-Benz 280 SEL into a 300 SEL "Red Pig" lookalike, showing that building a replica can be just as rewarding as owning the real thing.

Your Projects: Making a Perfectly Engineered 190E Into Something Greater

Do automotive engineers know best? Probably, but that doesn't stop people like forum user Rocambolesque from modifying cars a Mercedes-Benz 190E.

Your Projects: A Mercedes-Benz 190E, a Fiat Ice Racer and a Soviet Battle Tank

Ever see a garage containing a Mercedes-Benz 190E, a Fiat 133 and a World War II-era Soviet tank?

Your Projects: Accepting the Challenge of Totally Rebuild a Modern Mercedes-Benz Diesel

When presented with a potentially un-repairable Mercedes-Benz diesel engine, forum user wae decide the best option was to dive in head first.

Did You Know That F1 Champ Nico Rosberg Has His Own YouTube Channel?

Nico Rosberg may be living the dream after he won the F1 Championship in 2016, but that hasn’t stopped him from sharing the good life.

Rate It: Mercedes-Benz Replied to the ’70s Oil Crisis With the Futuristic Auto 2000

In response to the oil crisis, Mercedes-Benz unveiled the fuel-efficient Auto 2000 concept.

Mercedes-Benz articles

Buyer's Guides: Vintage Views: Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.3-16

The M3-killer that could have been.

Features: From the GRM Vault: Oddballs of Autocross

In the sport of autocrossing, sometimes different really is good.

Buyer's Guides: Mercedes-Benz 500 E: Like a Drug

Many of us dream about the perfect Q-ship. Mercedes-Benz rolled one right out of the factory.

Features: Ben's Benz: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at an IMSA GT Monster

Just 10 years after his first track day, Ben Keating helps Mercedes-AMG debut with a Rolex 24 podium.

Features: It's A Ring Thing

The Famous 24 Hours of Nürburgring Is Part Feat of Endurance, Part Frenetic Festival

News and Notes: Learning From the Best: We Co-Drive With FCP Euro

FCP Euro is one of the most competitive teams in the American Endurance Racing series.

Features: Anything Goes: The Birth of American Endurance Racing

What Happens When Hobbyists in Home-Built Machines and Pros in Factory-Backed Supercars Share a Track for 18 Hours?

Features: How Bad Could a Mercedes-Benz Diesel-Powered Mustang Be?

Putting a Mercedes-Benz diesel engine into a Mustang is peak LeMons ingenuity.

Mercedes-Benz project cars

1984 300SD

This aging oil-burner was bought on a whim for $300. Can we drive an S-Class for used-Neon money?

Mercedes-Benz Forum Topics

'72 Mercedes 280SE 4.5, lost title, $900 OBO
FS/FT 2001 Suzuki Esteem 5 speed
They call it a Merc.
1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SL
Where the G?
NASA-SE: Spring Brake, Apr 10-11, NCCAR
So this is backwards... W123 280E
99 Mercedes- $500
Where to go for 190 SL resto?
Wanted: W123 front passenger fender
FS Margay W/Yellow Box Stock $700 obo
2003-2010 Grassroots Motorsports Back Issues
35 Cars You Must Drive... Opinions/Throwdown
V8 swap candidate? 190e 2.3
W201 - 190E 2.6
PO "fixes"
FS: Ultrashield race suit SFI 3-2a/5 XXXL
Nismo Racing seat
$challenged suspension mods
FS: Mike Wilson 4 W/ Briggs World Formula
How to cage a W123 Mercedes - ?
$400 Mercedes 600SEL w 6.0L V12 on Cincinnati Craiglist!
Enlighten me-M-B 190E Cosworth 16V
Logitech MOMO Racing Force Feedback Wheel & Pedals
Who knows MB SLKs?
Merc 560SEC for Challenge money
2 race suits starting at $1.00
Unrestored 300SL roadster sets world record price. Crazy?
2 full face helmet Sa2005 $15 M2000 $20
Need Help Finding Radio
Okay, looking for a splined pulley
FS: Honda/Acura parts, Rad house, Misc kart parts
FS: Mike Wilson 4 W/ BSP Clone
New DGauge now available!
Early 90s MB 300SE worth messing with?
1970 Mercedes 6.3 on Ebay
Someone please reel me back in!
W124 transmission problems
Off-label use of brake fluid
Birel Ar4 125cc Sr Rotax Max Tag kart
FS: Birel AR4 Kart W/ Clone $450
The last thing I expected to see
Good idea or bad idea? (MB powered Landie content)
wheel refinish & painting shop recommendations
parting out 95 E420 Benz
Solidity vs. Reliability
Off-roading our old Benz!
A dab of vintage oppo
Project Mercedes: Insuring and plating an old car
Birel M31 PRD tag kart W/ enclosed trailer
Mercedes project: How much gas remains?
Getting our Benz a little dirty
Anyone Near Swansboro, NC 28584?
China F1
My Mercedes 450SL at the Corvair Autocross this past Saturday
Project Mercedes Heckflosse: A surprise cheap fix for our transmission
CL NC: 1982 Mercedes Benz 300D Turbo
Against my better judgment...
eBay: 1976 Mercedes-Benz 200-Series 1976 MERCEDES 240d AND 1 "FREE" Lady's Mink Coat
Benz V8 CIS issues
CL NC: 1980 Mercedes Benz 280CE
So I brought home another stray...
Trailer Hitch & cargo net/cargo cover
fs: Complete Birel Kart Package with spares
Sexiest car for under $10k?
Quick IRS audit question
Rough & Tumble SL
85 Benz Diesel Wagon $3300
Life in the slow lane - 1970 Mercedes Benz 220D
Have you seen our fintail Benz?
91 MB 300TE gas losing power
2008 Biesse Kart $1200
Targa Newfoundland
Cheap seat sliders
1973 Mercedes 220 SD DIESEL
1982 Mercedes 240D - Tigerville, SC - 800 Bucks
FS:Mychron 3 W/Accessories & Alfano Tach
FS: MISC karts parts feel free to make offers
'87 Mercedes 190E 2.3-16 vintage racer build (pic heavy)
Somebody Please Talk Me Out Of Repeating Past Mistakes!
Smart vs IQ vs mini vs 500
Future car culture?
Special tools for a 1973 Mercedes?
New Nurburgring EV record - SLS AMG Electric
So I auto-x'd this - classic Mercedes diesel!
Cheapest form of Racing! Race kart Biesse W/ Clone
FS/FT: 2013 KIA Forte SX
1977 Mercedes 300D Headed to the Dump!
1974 Mercedes 240D - No engine/ trans - $499 - 21227
89' MB 300E
Finding the right wheel fitment
FS:Complete HF Clone Engine & Vega Helmet
Happy Holidays Free stuff
FS: 3 coyote karts 5 Briggs engines
1992 Twin Turbo Mercedes
FS/FT 1990 Mercedes 300E, $3500/obo Philadelphia area
1995 Mercedes E320 to E36
Kart Parts, Rims, Seats, and Bodywork
Kart Parts, Rims, Seats, engines, helmet and Bodywork
Yeah, but what's it like to live with? Mercedes E350 Sport
Mercedes 240D: Manual! VGT Turbo!
Birel R32 Race kart, Parts, ect...
Cheap tires for the old Benz?
All Models All Makes Car Show!
Learn me: Mercedes C32 AMG
FS: One man Kartlift stand
FS: 2005 Margay 1.4 race kart
FS:Margay, Birel, Clone, and L0206 karts
Amazed by New Dodge Charger
Help my brother, for I am his keeper, and his Mercedes 190 hath descended into mechanic's hell...
Project Dirty Snow (W124 Project / Daily / Snow Beater)
FS: Mychron 4 Tach
FS:Vertical Upright Kart Stand
Merc SLK 230 Kompressor - runs, drives great mechanical basis for yr car
Teach me! 89 Mercedes 420 SEL
FS: Goodyear Ultra Grip WINTER/SNOW Tires
Krautbeaterwagen, Zwei
Oh, Heckflosse!
yet another 300TD in Baltimore
FS: Kart Parts/Engines: Kt100 WKA Sr. Pipe with Starter, KPV complete,
FT/FS: 2006 Mazda 5 (5 speed Manual) Get your The Millenium Falcon!
Parts Car for the Krautbeaterwagen - Mercedes 300D
1991 190e for sale
Mercedes Wagon Died this AM (300TD, W123)
2012 Victory Kart W/ Briggs and Stratton 206
Learn me: Merc GLA, CLA class
WTB 16" gold BBS wheels 5x112
1982 M-B 300D
FS: MO Mercedes Benz SLK 280 15k Miles Garaged
1972 Mercedes 280SE 4.5, making the luxurious uncomfortable and noisy.
Mercedes or BMW which would you rather daily drive for under $7000
Mercedes 300SDL - $500 NeOhio - NMNA
Early 2000s Benz E320
Feedback on 02 AMG S55, what's the word?
Wrecked but running 2000 Mercedes SL500 - $1800 - Houston area
Nissan Frontier V.S. Toyota Tacoma
I need a crash course for the R107 450SL.
Kart Garage clean up
FS:4cycle White Chassis,kart stand, extra bodywork
Yep, it's Springtime! Convertible Top Repair Time!
I think I want an SL. Do I really, and which SL?
1980 Mercedes 450SL - Westminster, MD - $7000
project bad grampa
Another dumb Craigslist find I'm planning on going through with.
1983 Mercedes 300D, "Insert Engine Here" Edition, $400, 21158
Mercedes W126 wheels on a W123 - What Lug Bolt to Use?
Wheel Spacers for Mercedes 300TD (W123)
Factory five-speed Mercedes-Benz 300 SL convertible?
SBC 350 Oil Pan Clearance
More very un-grassroots news: Mercedes AMG Project One
1990 Mercedes 300E, good condition, challenge price, Baltimore Maryland
My dad wants to give me a vintage car, but I'm not sure I want it
Wanted: 2004 Mercedes C230K coupe wheel
FS: Mercedes 190E 2.5-16 Cosworth racecar
LMS: Mercedes GL/GLS
'84 Mercedes-Benz 500SE
1987 Mercedes-Benz 300 SDL. Mine.
Mercedes-Benz Recalls 750,000 Cars for Sunroofs That Can Fly Off
Operation German Gamble- IAAI Salvage Acution 190E
Does Anyone Need a Turbo Diesel Limousine? NMNA
Nmna SLK roadster compressor manual $1k
Would a MB 300 E Make a decent Gambler?
WTB: Mercedes Wheels

Mercedes-Benz Readers' Rides

Dec 21, 2015 by duffelpud
Mercedes-Benz 420SL

I recently acquired this low-production European SL from the friend of the original owner's son. It was shipped over from Germany in the 80's as a gray market MB and …

Jul 16, 2009 by EvanB
Mercedes-Benz 300TD

Utility/motorcycle tow vehicle. Might be a tow vehicle for my MGB when I get a lightweight trailer with brakes.

Jul 16, 2009 by benzbaronDaryn
1978 Mercedes-Benz 280slc

I have a kind of funky 1978 mercedes 280slc with a pretty decent m110 engine. Really an excellent car and pretty rare in the States but with available parts. The …

Jan 22, 2011 by OFracing
1977 Mercedes-Benz 450 SLC

1977 450 SLC, I found this car parked on the side of the road with a for sale sign. It had needs. My wife liked the body style and I …

Jan 07, 2014 by TC
1982 Mercedes-Benz 300SD

This is my new toy, "Boxy Brown". Its a 1982 Mercedes 300SD turbodiesel. I cheaply bought it off a guy who had let it sit for quite a few years, …

Sep 29, 2011 by benzbaronDaryn
1978 Mercedes-Benz 280slc

Here is a picture of my benz. I will put up some information later on some of the stupid things I've done. Luckily for me mercedes put together such a …

Jan 18, 2011 by TWHansen
1972 Mercedes-Benz 280SE 4.5

Purchased for the princely sum of $400 with the BA/BE Rally in mind. As nice as the photo looks, make no mistake. This is a very rusty car. Still, once …

Sep 27, 2018 by mdawley
1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK

Wife's ride and long distance traveller. NOTE: only the Germans have the ability to make a car leak oil from the roof, thus assuming the leak throne from the now …

Feb 17, 2011 by mdawley
1989 Mercedes-Benz 300TE

By specification it's faster than most of our sports cars. AND sometimes it rains. Now with 250K miles; barely broken in......

Apr 04, 2011 by Lightning
2007 Mercedes-Benz Freightliner Columbia

my work truck, a '07 Freightliner Columbia with 123,000+ miles. Got it today.

Jul 16, 2009 by Flogger00
1997 Mercedes-Benz E320


Jul 18, 2009 by Jaret
1997 Mercedes-Benz SLK 200 Kompressor

My best car.

Nov 07, 2009 by Emmymau
1976 Mercedes-Benz 300D

Rescued from a field in Texas, but then it started right up and was happy to become a daily driver. Needs a lot of cosmetic work. It's not particularly exciting, …

Nov 01, 2012 by Mental
1965 Mercedes-Benz 190 D Fintail

My $200 Ebay bargin...I think...

Feb 19, 2011 by poorman
1968 Mercedes-Benz 250 SL

Beautiful Car I am selling to bankroll other proj's

Jul 25, 2011 by ccrelan (Forum Supporter)
1995 Mercedes-Benz E36 wagon

CLK lightweight wheels, C36 AMG engine swap

Oct 10, 2011 by schumacher135
2007 Mercedes-Benz C230 Sport

Black on Black sport model, no mods yet, but I have been shopping around since I bought it a few months ago.

Oct 28, 2009 by Panzer82
1987 Mercedes-Benz 560 SEC

One of the best affordable modern classic Mercedes-Benz models in my opinion. Be sure to buy a good one with service records, working A/C (can be very expensive to fix), …

Oct 30, 2009 by wayhudson
1997 Mercedes-Benz sl500

has 4 wheels

Jul 11, 2011 by Tom Heath
1991 Mercedes-Benz 300TE

This is Battle Wagon V2.0. We picked it up this week because Rhonda's Honda Fit got clobbered in a traffic incident (Not her fault.) and after we find a good …

Nov 13, 2010 by Panzer82
1987 Mercedes-Benz 560 SEC

Mother of Pearl Grey Metallic, more smooth power on the highway than I know what to do with... a bit of a boat around town.

Aug 23, 2010 by tciampoli
1984 Mercedes-Benz 380 SEC

Like new with 162,000 miles drives like a dream. 20 mpg Biggest steering wheel I have ever had....

Apr 22, 2011 by mdawley
1970 Mercedes-Benz 250

The Joe Alexander / Mark Dawley ProRally car from 1978-1981. Died a natural (for rally cars - rolled) death in 1981. We even won some money once at 100 Acre …

Dec 14, 2009 by LeonardMueller
2001 Mercedes-Benz CLK 430 Cab

One owner since new, 33k miles, white with blue top and gray interior.

Aug 30, 2010 by BoxheadTim
1995 Mercedes-Benz E280 station wagon

"Boring" DD. One of the last W124s, 2.8l straight six, slushbox. Just works, swallows large amounts of stuff and has been looked after rather well by previous owners.

Jan 12, 2010 by classiccar
1971 Mercedes-Benz 280 SL

Owned since ~1981. Blue w Palamino Interior. 77,000 orig miles. 3rd owner. Restored w new sheet metal late 1980s. GREAT RUNNER!

Jan 12, 2010 by classiccar
1986 Mercedes-Benz 560 SL

Original 39,000 miles. Original Custom Factory ordered paint. Perfect!

Feb 12, 2010 by PatrickReily
1964 Mercedes-Benz 220

Drivning Miss Daisy

Jun 30, 2010 by M030
1987 Mercedes-Benz 560 SEC

The project that never ends... My first attempt at bodywork, but professionally painted. Drives like a big, German Buick.

Apr 06, 2010 by LaGoeMotorsports
2002 Mercedes-Benz CLK55 AMG

Black on Black

Apr 02, 2010 by Spitsterman
1993 Mercedes-Benz 300 TE

This is or daily driver. Bought it on Ebay...been a great car. Fast and solid.

May 05, 2010 by Aaron_King
2006 Mercedes-Benz R 350

My wifes "Haul the kids around" vehicle. We have only had it for about a month but my wife loves it.

Apr 10, 2011 by Morkrom
1991 Mercedes-Benz 190e

Silver 190e. Putting voigtlander springs on the front and the back. Currently they are only on the back. Go figure. The car is automatic, though I desire a Getrag switchover. …

Jun 06, 2010 by lsimonds
1965 Mercedes-Benz 230SL

Ivory with navy blue interior. Soft and hard tops.

Jun 10, 2010 by charlie2309
1997 Mercedes-Benz c 230

AMG lookalike. Planning on doing a Chevy LS /LT motor swap with manual transmission at some point in time. Almost never drive it. I love the overall chassis feel though, …

Feb 14, 2015 by congramm
1991 Mercedes-Benz 500SL

1991 Mercedes 500SL - AMG Special Edition - 130,000 KM

Feb 20, 2011 by Barry
1936 Mercedes-Benz 170V Open Touring Car

Preservation in progress. One of four known to have survived WWII.

Sep 25, 2010 by Heinrick1985
1985 Mercedes-Benz 300D

Turbo Deisel, 247K miles, totally origional. Perfect in every way.

Oct 03, 2010 by Rob_S
1985 Mercedes-Benz 300 Turbodiesel

Daily driver

Nov 08, 2010 by Kompff09
2007 Mercedes-Benz C530

My pirmary car

Jun 03, 2011 by dmcmah0n
1985 Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.3-8v

Rally Car in the making To Do: Rebuild motor Tune MegaSquirt III Weld cage Koni Yellows Rally Tires Not bad for $550 on eBay

Jun 24, 2011 by danieltsui
1992 Mercedes-Benz 300E 3.0L

Eibach + Bilstein suspension, AMG Gen I front and rear bumper, AMG 3 piece wheels.

Oct 28, 2010 by skeze
1995 Mercedes-Benz C220

$2011 challenge car hopeful runs and drives ,needs head gasket and a battery. besides a thorough cleaning/gut job...I've seen worse for more,but never better for less

Mar 01, 2011 by EvanB
1979 Mercedes-Benz 280se

German market 280se, imported to the states in '85.

Nov 30, 2010 by welcha
1998 Mercedes-Benz E320

Upgraded from C230 - my son is going to be a big boy. And it was a bargain...

Nov 30, 2010 by welcha
1998 Mercedes-Benz C230

Great little car. 160K miles. Another 160K left to go.

Dec 12, 2010 by AXELCARAVIAS
1956 Mercedes-Benz 190sl

Matching #s

Oct 12, 2011 by Joe Alexander
1974 Mercedes-Benz 450 SLC Rally

Here is my 450 SLC FIA Rally Car. Still in Rally trim from The Classic Adelaide Rally in Australia. The car is all "Euro Spec" (no emission equip. and never …

Jan 16, 2011 by EOD
2006 Mercedes-Benz SLK 350

Hard Top convertible that my wife just "Had to have." It's actually turned out to be a pretty cool car

Aug 06, 2011 by mdawley
1974 Mercedes-Benz SLC

Not anything like Joe Alexander's yet. Will be a resto rod with a very teutonic twist; This one donated an aluminum hood to Joe's car which is where it really …

Oct 12, 2011 by Joe Alexander
2002 Mercedes-Benz SLK32 AMG

Apr 21, 2011 by Joe Alexander
1986 Mercedes-Benz 560SEC

A great modern classic. It is equipped with a big 5.6 liter aluminum fuel injected V-8 engine. It also has some lightweight aluminum body panels,aluminum rear seat frames and magnesium …

Apr 07, 2015 by Automobilist
2010 Mercedes-Benz E 550 Coupe

Best car I've owned...

Mar 15, 2011 by Oldkeeper
1964 Mercedes-Benz 230SL

Black 230SL

Jun 06, 2011 by Tiger2Jim
1973 Mercedes-Benz 450 SL

This is actually my Wife's toy. Bone stock with matching hardtop, purchased on eBay in 2001 and driven home from Indianapolis, IN

May 27, 2011 by mdawley
1989 Mercedes-Benz 300TE

Gotta have a wagon for the rainy days.....

Jun 08, 2011 by toxonix
1978 Mercedes-Benz 280SE euro-spec

107k miles on M110 engine. This was purchased in Germany by the original owner and driven around Europe for ten years or so. He and his wife loved the car …

Jul 07, 2011 by mbenz190sl
1957 Mercedes-Benz 190 SL

white with red interior. late model black hardtop. tan soft top. original Southern car - NO RUST! front damage was repaired in the '60's and current paint job done in …

Jul 07, 2011 by mbenz190sl
1988 Mercedes-Benz 560 SL

saved from chain-store mechanics... original, never wrecked, NO RUST. 206k miles as a daily driver.

Sep 29, 2011 by JKehler
2004 Mercedes-Benz C230 Sport Sedan

Orion blue with ash interior. 6-speed manual. So far, I've installed a K&N air filter, cross-drilled and slotted Royalty rotors on all four corners with Akebono ceramic pads and Goodridge …

Aug 18, 2011 by tkmceo51
2006 Mercedes-Benz CLK500

2 dr coupe

Oct 12, 2011 by petelewnes
1962 Mercedes-Benz 190 sl

my baby...slowly but surely getting fixed up...good driver

Oct 12, 2011 by 2focusedracing
2004 Mercedes-Benz C230 kompressor sport

just picked this one up so it's more or less stock........for now. lol ran an autocross 3 days after we took her home & placed 1st. in GS , lots …

Oct 31, 2011 by jcary5
1995 Mercedes-Benz SL600

Mileage: 35,000 6,0L 389 hp V12 Engine 4-speed automatic overdrive EPA:13/18 Actual: 16/20 Driven wheels Rear-Wheel Drive At weight - 4455 lbs Length - 178.00 in. Width - 71.30 in. …

Nov 06, 2011 by teamilluminata
2005 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter


Nov 26, 2011 by MrPet
2006 Mercedes-Benz E55

Family sedan.

Jan 02, 2012 by cturbosc
2000 Mercedes-Benz e55

all stock except for wheels and h&r springs. great family HAULer

Feb 26, 2012 by trouper
1988 Mercedes-Benz 560 SL

was Mom's Car

Feb 26, 2012 by trouper
2008 Mercedes-Benz E63 Wagon

Daily Driver

Nov 24, 2012 by ccrelan (Forum Supporter)
1995 Mercedes-Benz E36 wagon

E320 with C36 swap. 500e front and rear sway bars, Sportline front control arms, sportline subframe bushings, H&R springs, Bilstein sports, sportline alignment.

Apr 18, 2012 by Ramonajim
1972 Mercedes-Benz 280SE 4.5


Apr 18, 2012 by Ramonajim
1978 Mercedes-Benz 300SD


Jun 08, 2015 by bgkast
1979 Mercedes-Benz 240D

Manual transmission with 5 cylinder turbo engine swap, Variable Geometry Turbo, Air/water intercooler, custom Vogtland springs and upgraded swaybars.

May 05, 2020 by bgkast
1986 Mercedes-Benz 560SL


Jul 04, 2012 by IANLP
1967 Mercedes-Benz 230S

4 Door Sedan, automatic floor shift and air.

Jul 04, 2012 by IANLP
1987 Mercedes-Benz 420SEL

4 Door Sedan, daily driver

Jul 04, 2012 by IANLP
1996 Mercedes-Benz S420

4 door automatic

Jul 04, 2012 by IANLP
1986 Mercedes-Benz 300SDL

4 door diesel, not being used.

Aug 01, 2012 by 280SETony
1971 Mercedes-Benz 280SE 3.5 Coupe

European version. One of 122 manual transmission 3.5L coupes produced. Fully loaded with all power windows, Behr AC, heat absorbing glass, Becker Grand Prix stereo, sunroof. Full restoration in progress. …

Jul 23, 2015 by m4ff3w
1989 Mercedes-Benz 190e 2.6

Wife's car.

Aug 30, 2012 by trimbledc
2002 Mercedes-Benz E 320 Wagon

Its not a minivan

Dec 03, 2012 by carknut
2001 Mercedes-Benz E320

Family truckster

Mar 18, 2014 by ArthurDent
1970 Mercedes-Benz 220D

1970 Mercedes 220D with a 2.2L OM615 diesel engine with all of 60hp but a four speed manual gearbox. My first Mercedes and my first diesel vehicle.

Feb 20, 2013 by TargaSL
1980 Mercedes-Benz R107 SL63

Tarmac Rally and Circuit Racer. Currently running a Chevy LS3 with about 500hp/600nm torque. can retrofit the M117 for authenticity but the Chevy config is so fast it is actually …

Apr 07, 2013 by LanEvo
1987 Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.3-16

Vintage Racer

May 17, 2013 by Ford Prefect
1969 Mercedes-Benz 220d

A 1969 Mercedes Benz 220d Manual

Apr 02, 2020 by EDT (Forum Supporter)
1995 Mercedes-Benz E300 Diesel

The old daily.

Jun 25, 2013 by aitkena
1967 Mercedes-Benz 230

This car is in very good shape for it's age. We are in the process of restoring it.

Jun 28, 2013 by willjohnson
1990 Mercedes-Benz 300 E

Got this car for $500 on eBay! It's a rolling restoration.

Jul 28, 2013 by WSRdriver
1983 Mercedes-Benz 300D

Worn out W123 classic. Time for this one to go. $700 anyone? It runs but does NOT look like the picture anymore!

Jul 30, 2013 by Kabelaffen
1980 Mercedes-Benz 300SD

Rat Rod Project

Jul 30, 2013 by Kabelaffen
1984 Mercedes-Benz 300D

Daughter's ride. No waste gate, 60 inHG manifold pressure. Jet-A.

Jul 30, 2013 by Kabelaffen
1984 Mercedes-Benz 300SD

No waste gate, Jet-A.

May 01, 2017 by schumithecat
2005 Mercedes-Benz C230 sport six-speed

daily driver

Oct 31, 2013 by HunterBenz
1972 Mercedes-Benz 280SE 4.5

My race build. Slow going, but still moving.

Nov 01, 2013 by Esgedi
1989 Mercedes-Benz 300E

$600 craigslist find, was sitting for years and a monkey had played with the electronics. Walbro 255's at 80psi, Nicer wheels, Falken 195/65/15's, Extensive bodywork, Shaved trunk lock, Major electrical …

Dec 08, 2013 by Cody_D
2008 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG

Sounds good.

Dec 10, 2013 by Jlowery28
1974 Mercedes-Benz 240D

Old, low, and slow.

Sep 25, 2016 by W124_Karl
1994 Mercedes-Benz E320 Sedan

My beloved daily driver. Purchased in August of 2011, with a scant 21K miles on the odo, this was the lowest mileage W124 for sale in the country at the …

Feb 09, 2014 by Strathclyde
1988 Mercedes-Benz 300SE

It's a pretty nice example of the short-wheelbase gas powered straight-six W126 Mercedes-Benz. It has 124,000 miles and the only rust is on the lower front suspension subframe. I found …

Mar 09, 2018 by mdawley
1971 Mercedes-Benz 250C

Runner - driver w/ cold A/C and Ronals! Traded for a 1990 560SEL from the same guy I got the coupe from....

Feb 27, 2014 by harrdware
1964 Mercedes-Benz 190c

A beater Fintail for the back roads.

Mar 22, 2014 by nhmercracer
1999 Mercedes-Benz C280

Lowered on Vogtlands / Bilsteins. C43 brakes.

Apr 15, 2014 by stt9c1
1984 Mercedes-Benz 380SE

Euro model.

May 10, 2014 by terracer
2010 Mercedes-Benz C63AMG

When the doctor said clutches were no longer a good idea (motocross knees) I set out to find an automatic that was powerful and fun to drive. I bought a …

May 10, 2014 by TC
1990 Mercedes-Benz 300E

Gave to my pops, it lives on as a reliable DD!

May 15, 2014 by munger2636
1982 Mercedes-Benz 300SD

237k and counting

Mar 23, 2017 by Clarty
1988 Mercedes-Benz 300SE (W126)

I got this in November 2013; it is my first Mercedes-Benz, and I love it. It's a pretty nice example of the short-wheelbase gas powered straight-six W126 Mercedes-Benz. It has …

Jun 11, 2014 by dgosh28
1971 Mercedes-Benz 250 (W114)

Blue on Blue- restoration project

Jun 11, 2014 by dgosh28
1978 Mercedes-Benz 450SLC 5.0 (107026)

#326 of 2,769 built (includes: 450SLC 5.0's and 500SLC's)

Jun 11, 2014 by dgosh28
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SLC 5.6

107025 modified

Oct 29, 2016 by Sourwould
1985 Mercedes-Benz 300SD

115 hp and 2 tons of raw clapped out power. Currently sitting at just over 670k miles. Trying to make it to 1 million. I spend more time day dreaming …

Jul 19, 2014 by akrasoft
2004 Mercedes-Benz ML-270


Jul 21, 2014 by chgrec
2003 Mercedes-Benz CLK320

Wife's car...

Jul 26, 2014 by MJ50
1985 Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.3-16

Euro Spec GroundControl coilovers

Jul 26, 2014 by MJ50
2004 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG

too many OEM retrofits to list KW V2 coilovers

Aug 03, 2014 by Anti_SlowMiata
1993 Mercedes-Benz E60 AMG #13 of 13

I have owned this car since I was in high school. I don't drive it to often anymore because of fuel economy and also value and insurance limitations. This was …

Aug 12, 2014 by ketema
2013 Mercedes-Benz C350

The car that I used to get hooked on DE and autocross. Its wrecked now, but I'll never forget it. Love MB.

Nov 27, 2017 by CurryHurry
1987 Mercedes-Benz 300TD

I picked up this car for less than Challenge money. I plan on using this car as a daily driver / winter beater after a few projects.

Oct 21, 2014 by morecowbell
1984 Mercedes-Benz 190e

Toyo-Niss-Ford-Benz.... Supercharged V8 6 speed frankenstein..

Nov 21, 2014 by NovemberTacos
1987 Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.3L

This thing is a gangstermobile right now but it really wants to get out and ready for the track.

Nov 26, 2014 by Greer's Garage
1992 Mercedes-Benz 300 CE Sportline

The best MB ever

Dec 01, 2014 by MailmAn
1985 Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.3

2.3L 8-Valve Inline 4 Cylinder Engine; 5 Speed Manual Transmission; 4 Door Sedan ("Compact Executive Luxury Car") Power Windows and Door Locks (Door Locks Not Working Right Now); Power Sunroof …

Mar 03, 2015 by jmatthewbell
1983 Mercedes-Benz 300D Turbo

Sometimes with fender flags

Mar 28, 2015 by Pedman585
1979 Mercedes-Benz 450SLC

This is a 24 Hrs of Lemons car, teamed by High School students. We are an outgrowth of the robotics club on campus and this Mentors crazy way of getting …

Mar 28, 2015 by Pedman585
1979 Mercedes-Benz 450SLC

The Team 585 Tehachapi High School 24 Hours of Lemons Mercedes-Benz

Mar 28, 2015 by WizardDog
1979 Mercedes-Benz 450 SL

The Merc has been with my family for around 25 years. Still under 200,000 miles, should probably get driven more.

Oct 16, 2015 by Curtis73 (Forum Supporter)
1999 Mercedes-Benz E300 TD

AKA, bulletproof tank.

Oct 24, 2015 by JWheeler
1972 Mercedes-Benz 280SE


Oct 24, 2015 by JWheeler
1983 Mercedes-Benz 300D


Oct 24, 2015 by JWheeler
1989 Mercedes-Benz 300TE

Beater Wagon

Dec 21, 2015 by duffelpud
1967 Mercedes-Benz 250 sl

We raised this on from the dead where it had sat in a Kansas barn for several years, its gas turning into syrup. After going through it from tank to …

Feb 22, 2016 by Rwd4evr
1964 Mercedes-Benz 220b

First vintage Mercedes, mostly original. Rusty floors beat interior. M119 v8 transplant planned with a manual trans and custom live axle rear suspension. I'd like to convert it to a …

Mar 09, 2016 by buzzboy
1979 Mercedes-Benz 300SD LX

The ever faithful Planet Express delivery ship racecar

Apr 04, 2016 by slowkid
1990 Mercedes-Benz 300CE

Basic transportation, 144+k, replaced 1989 300CE that went 203+k before front unibody rusted out.

Apr 21, 2016 by blinks240sx
1974 Mercedes-Benz 280

ive always wanted one of these for years and couldnt pass up the deal i got it for

Jun 21, 2016 by Blueseven
1983 Mercedes-Benz 300CD Turbo Diesel

Bought in 2015

Jun 28, 2016 by TooManyIDs
2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA250C4

Better than I thought, but transmission programmed by an idiot.

Jun 28, 2016 by ToxicTurtl3
1978 Mercedes-Benz 240D

Spend whole life in my city. I'm 3rd owner.

Nov 01, 2018 by cemike2
2008 Mercedes-Benz E320 Bluetec

A great, comfortable, economical commuting car!

Sep 07, 2016 by Rupert
1986 Mercedes-Benz 560SL

A great Sunday driver. Though I'd hate to drive it every day!

Sep 19, 2016 by Eugene267
1965 Mercedes-Benz 220seb 4 manual

two doors

Sep 19, 2016 by Eugene267
1971 Mercedes-Benz 300SEL 6.3

Love It!

Dec 21, 2016 by scotty2hotteee
1981 Mercedes-Benz W123 240D

351 Windsor crate engine, FMX auto, 8.8 super coupes rear and air bags

Dec 23, 2016 by flogger
1997 Mercedes-Benz E320

Owned it ~ 12 years, 140,000 miles so far

Oct 03, 2019 by Daniel
2009 Mercedes-Benz ML 350 4-Matic

Completely bone stock. Wifes Commuter, and jet-ski tow rig.

Oct 03, 2019 by Daniel
2004 Mercedes-Benz CLK 500 Convertible

Wifes triple-black weekend cruiser. K&N air filters. Cross drilled, and vented rotors, with performance pads.

Jan 03, 2017 by Daniel
1990 Mercedes-Benz 560 SEC (AMG clone)

My dream car from high school. One piece at a time. I bought a totaled 560 SEC AMG, built at the Fort Lauderdale store, and stripped all the real AMG …

Jan 14, 2017 by OFracing
2002 Mercedes-Benz SLK 230

New addition to the fleet. My wife saw one 2 years ago and we've been looking for this shade of blue ever since. Cream puff California car, 2.3L supercharged engine …

Jan 16, 2017 by 604_C63
2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 ///AMG P31 Performance Package

6.2l of hand-built German fury. One man, one motor, eight cylinders.

Jan 19, 2017 by FE3tMX5
1987 Mercedes-Benz 190e 2.3-16

1987 North American 190e 2.3-16 5 speed purchased in 2010. Have been driving daily since. Fun car!

Jan 27, 2017 by aeolsonmoyano
2008 Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG


Feb 14, 2017 by jr10cross
2008 Mercedes-Benz CLS550 AMG Package

2008 CLS550 white with the AMG Package

Feb 19, 2018 by IrishMike
2004 Mercedes-Benz E500


Mar 06, 2017 by likethebossiam
2014 Mercedes-Benz S550 AMG

The ride is smooth and life is good.

Mar 26, 2017 by kgus19550
2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK

2007 SLK, 50,000 miles, daily driver in the summer.

May 22, 2017 by NitroPiper
2006 Mercedes-Benz R350

Silver with black interior.

May 22, 2017 by rustyblade
1979 Mercedes-Benz 240d

Om617 turbo motor, GVT turbo, air/water Intercooler, lifted, BF Goodrich K02's and more to come.

Jun 06, 2017 by RJStanford
2011 Mercedes-Benz E63 P30

Cashmere (matte white) E63 with the P30 performance package; the last year of the mighty M156 in the E-Class. Modifications include K-MAC camber plates, a custom 3 quart oil cooler, …

Jul 03, 2017 by AMGZLE
1968 Mercedes-Benz 250 SE

Powered by a SBC 350 with fully restored exterior and mostly restored interior.

Jul 25, 2017 by rj_marks
1987 Mercedes-Benz 560SL

The right price, right time.

Aug 22, 2017 by jsymonds
2006 Mercedes-Benz C280

So German it hurts.

Sep 07, 2017 by Chaw
1979 Mercedes-Benz 300SD


Sep 27, 2017 by mercofdoom
1988 Mercedes-Benz S124 2.0 gasoline four gear shed.

Carburetted, no air con, no electric extras, no abs no airbags.

Sep 20, 2017 by Gentabout
2016 Mercedes-Benz E350 Estate Night Edition

E350 Estate Night Edition

May 05, 2021 by LanEvo
1987 Mercedes-Benz 260E

Daily driver and baby hauler

Oct 01, 2017 by flogger
2002 Mercedes-Benz S500


Oct 13, 2017 by Campbelljj
1992 Mercedes-Benz 300ce

1992 Mercedes Benz 300ce 24v

Oct 13, 2017 by Campbelljj
1996 Mercedes-Benz C280 sport

1996 C280 sportline

Oct 13, 2017 by Campbelljj
1994 Mercedes-Benz E500

1984 Mercedes Benz E500

Dec 25, 2017 by Jaynen
2011 Mercedes-Benz E-350 Bluetec Sedan

The best daily ever

Dec 31, 2017 by thewris
1961 Mercedes-Benz Unimog 404

4x4 ex-military beast!

Jan 03, 2018 by 3L33ter
1974 Mercedes-Benz 280

sedan, 2.8L, auto, green, sexy.

Jan 06, 2018 by Svenska94Aero
1988 Mercedes-Benz 300E

'Barn Find,' sat in the corner of a shop for 20+ years before shop owner needed to sell. Rare Zender kit, Borbet Type-A wheels, white on whorehouse red interior.

Jan 08, 2018 by Longwolf
1987 Mercedes-Benz 420SEL

The airport car.

Feb 07, 2018 by windsordeluxe
1979 Mercedes-Benz 450SL

The Bullit is a three owner local car that was purchased from a reluctant seller. The car is in great shape and is a blast to drive, in a cushy …

Feb 09, 2018 by Automobilist
1973 Mercedes-Benz 450SL

First year 450SL. One year only: small euro type bumpers. A real sweetie... Currently undergoing restoration...

Feb 19, 2018 by 1morebenz
1992 Mercedes-Benz 190e 2.3

Newly acquired project car.

Mar 08, 2018 by wae
2012 Mercedes-Benz GL350

The worrywagon!

Mar 09, 2018 by mdawley
1990 Mercedes-Benz 560 SEL

The Tank; still drives as new at 260K+ miles.

Mar 23, 2018 by TheRyGuy
1981 Mercedes-Benz 300D

Long term work in progress. I took the old diesel engine out and have been working on putting in a 302 Ford, with some detours along the way.

Jun 20, 2018 by Hungary Bill (Forum Supporter)
1969 Mercedes-Benz 200 Automatic

slow, but simple

Mar 28, 2018 by mdawley
1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230

Bought with 64K miles in 2005 now has 260K miles with original water pump, cam chain, supercharger, alternator etc. I believe the fact this car sees at least 50 miles …

Apr 12, 2018 by BMW_e3
1966 Mercedes-Benz 250s

Nr. 3502, early, pre-headrest car.

May 14, 2020 by m_walker26 (Forum Supporter)
1990 Mercedes-Benz 300SL

Bought sight unseen on a friends recommendation.

Sep 26, 2018 by Lobsterpennies
1994 Mercedes-Benz E320 Wagon

A 500.00 purchase price Mercedes and everthing that implies.

Sep 26, 2018 by mdawley
1999 Mercedes-Benz SLK230

Just had to have a manual trans version; plus only 117K when bought for $3200 and no issues other than crazed radio (fixed) in 4K miles.

Oct 16, 2018 by FE3tMX5
1987 Mercedes-Benz 190e 2.3-16

Purchased from a friend/facilitator. I brought it up to daily driver duty with some wrenching. That included CIS injection work, a variety of wiring repairs, rebuilding the complete rear suspension, …

Dec 08, 2018 by Doughfield
1999 Mercedes-Benz E300 TurboDiesel

Mostly stock for now, but brakes & computer are next. Has H&R springs and AMG Sways. As money permits, new 8mm injection pump, AMG rear, HE351VE turbo, OFGear trans controller …

Sep 16, 2020 by a_florida_man
1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230

2019 Gastropod

Jun 01, 2020 by yupididit
1995 Mercedes-Benz S600

2019 challenge car hopeful

Feb 23, 2019 by acheron64
2006 Mercedes-Benz W639 VITO 109CDi

POS MB... Actually Dad's car lent it to me years ago because he became sick of window regulators breaking. Then it survived 'the black death' somehow it survives being a …

Jul 03, 2020 by HundredDollarCar
1988 Mercedes-Benz 560 SL

74k miles.

Mar 15, 2019 by rodmankn3
1995 Mercedes-Benz E320 Wagon

was a nice fully functional and reliable car, until girlfriend rear ended someone. now it awaits reconstruction.

May 14, 2019 by Azryael
1951 Mercedes-Benz 170S

1951 170S undergoing restoration

May 14, 2019 by Azryael
1984 Mercedes-Benz 500SE

European gray-market import from Lebanon. Manual swap in the works. Occasional daily.

May 14, 2019 by Azryael
1985 Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.3-16

European gray-market import from France. Main Daily Driver.

Jun 18, 2019 by Jordan Rimpela
1987 None 300SDL

Alles klar, Herr Kommissar?

Aug 16, 2019 by greenfieldhippi
2004 None Mercedes-Benz C230 Kompressor

Arisen from the grave, my first project car.

Jul 25, 2019 by Ed Higginbotham
1998 None C230

Daily driver.

Aug 14, 2020 by dean1484
2012 None CLS550 Biturbo 4matic

A four door sledgehammer wrapped in velvet hidden in a tuxedo.

Apr 10, 2021 by glueguy (Forum Supporter)
2009 None SLK350

Slow but stylin'

Jan 06, 2020 by Smithsidebar
1978 None 450sl

It's old and clunky.

Jan 22, 2020 by McDesign
2001 None CL600

Some Brabus parts; headrests, rear spoiler, exhaust, Carbon fifer roof overlay. Wireless electric exhaust cut-outs. Tuned ECM

Jan 22, 2020 by McDesign
1959 None 190D

Rally car; competed in the 2008 La Carrera Pan Americana. Dual fuel systems; also runs on filtered waste vegetable oil.

Nov 24, 2020 by svxsti
2001 None SL600

Custom exhaust, electronically controlled.

Feb 22, 2021 by kwiekandthedead
1998 None C43 AMG

E55 6-speed swapped AMG winter beater

Feb 22, 2021 by kwiekandthedead
1985 None 190E 2.3-16 Cosworth

Full mechanical restoration, EFI conversion, track rat

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