Spyshots: 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL – Follow Up Interior Photo

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL

We have seen the 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL in less camouflage sheet and now, we brought the latest spyshots which one of them showed the interior. Yup… the interior which definitely tickles your curiosity, right? Quick question before we get down to business, what makes these series spyshots of 2013 SL coupe different from the previous?

The answer to that question lies on the camouflage sheet. The first series of spyshots of the 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL was covered in less camouflage sheet, in brown sheet to be exact. But the new spyshots revealed that the 2013 SL appeared in a bit of heavy camouflage sheet. It is about time the three-pointed German automaker release the new SL as the latest version was in 2003.

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL rear view

That is true, folks… the previous version of the 2013 SL coupe was launched in 2003 with the facelifted version offered in 2008. Okay, as you can see on the photos we attached, Mercedes-Benz is very determine that all their models have at least one or two resemblances just to know that they are the product from the three-pointed carmaker.

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL interior

The interior of the 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL pretty much reminds us with the same interior design of the new SLK. One more thing, take a look at the gearshift knob; does it remind you of something? Our prediction is the gearshift knob is taking the cues from SLS AMG. Right under radio controls, we can see the long line of metallic buttons just like the ones on the new SLK. The steering wheel of the 2013 SL coupe comes with square buttons design instead of the round ones.

Rare and Antique 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Special Roadster is Up for Auction

1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Special Roadster

1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Special Roadster classic is probably will set highest auction price. World records are hard to set, regardless of their type, so every time one is about to happen the attention immediately switches to it. So is the case with a car that, aside from the fact that is far from being ordinary, is expected to fetch more money than any other of its kind at an auction.

The brand in question is none other than the 3-pointed star, and an extremely rare 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Special Roadster classic-badged model is seen as a valid candidate to attract a new world record auction price.

RM Auctions – the company responsible with the sale of the car – says it expects the 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Special Roadster classic to write history when it will go under the hammer in Monterey, California, this August.

The 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Special Roadster classic was priced at around $12,000 when new and is one of just a few built with the most desirable configuration of high door, long tail and covered rear spare, of which it is believed just three examples survive.

The rare 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Special Roadster classic on offer was ordered new by the factory branch in Buenos Aires for the owners of a prestigious Argentinean clothing store. Delivered in June 1937, 154140 spent its early years in Argentina before being imported into the United States by one of the country’s first full-time antique automobile dealers, Tiny Gould.

The process does not stop there, the 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Special Roadster classic then passed through a string of well-documented owners, including time spent in both Australia and Germany. “Today, beautifully presented and the recipient of a thorough, concours-quality restoration, it has enjoyed great success on the show field at both the prestigious Amelia Island and Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance events,” RM Auctions said.

1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Special Roadster classic has similarity with 1937 540K Special Roadster from the private collection of F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone sold for no less than $8,252,201 in October 2007.

 

Mercedes-Benz Unwrapping Unimog Cabrio Design Concept

Mercedes-Benz Unimog Cabrio Design Concept

Mercedes-Benz Unimog Cabrio Design monster truck is unveiled as part of celebrating the Unimog’s 60th anniversary this year. Mercedes-Benz Special trucks stated that the Unimog Cabrio Design is based on the U 5000, the concept combines the past and future of the Mercedes-Benz Unimog Cabrio Design monster truck in an extremely avant-gardism way, as you can see for yourselves in the photo which we attached.

This Mercedes-Benz Unimog Cabrio Design monster truck of the future is designed to prove that even after 60 years, the model is still able to renew itself.

The concept’s coil springs on the Mercedes-Benz Unimog Cabrio Design monster truck are painted red, while the mudguards shine out in a fresh green. When selecting the colors used, the designers in Bertrand Janssen’s team were inspired by an unusual amphibian, the poison dart frog: just like the Unimog it is also extremely mobile both in water and on land.

The headlights on the Mercedes-Benz Unimog Cabrio Design monster truck are like stage lights, which focus the beam of light. The lines of the frame have been finished with high-grade trims cut from aluminum blocks, while the four same-size wheels boast a five star alum-rim design.

“The design concept “60 Years Unimog” on the Mercedes-Benz Unimog Cabrio Design monster truck is not however a prototype for a new product range. But it becomes quite clear that the Mercedes-Benz Unimog will still continue to have an innovative character in future and will still possess a high degree of versatility in design and type of construction. It is after all a unique vehicle concept,” a company statement clarifies.

Mercedes-Benz Unimog Cabrio Design monster truck is one very important point the design concept for the jubilee year 2011 and the very first Mercedes-Benz Unimog of the product range 2010 which rolled off the band on June 3rd 1951 at the Gaggenau plant have something very obvious in common: both vehicles; including the Mercedes-Benz Unimog Cabrio Design monster truck – really genuine cabrios.

 

Mercedes-Benz will introduce the latest A-Class concept at the Auto Shanghai 2011

Mercedes-Benz seems to not want to miss from its competitors in developing their new cars. In fact, they planned to introduce a concept car that represents the next generation A-Class, Mercedes-Benz A-Class M270. This concept car is planned to be shown at the Auto Shanghai 2011 this month. Then, what is interesting from Mercedes-Benz A-Class M270?

Like its predecessor, this concept car will still use the FWD (Front Wheel Drive) technology, but this time they wear the newest transverse engine. The engine will be capable of producing 210 hp. The latest Mercedes-Benz A-Class M 270 engine is a replacement of engine installed in previous versions. This car uses a dual clutch transmission to make you more comfortable when driving.

What is interesting from Mercedes-Benz A-Class M 270 is this concept car has a system that could help driver called the Collision Prevention Assist. This system will provide visual and audio warning if there is another car that crashed into your car. In addition, Mercedes-Benz A-Class M270 also features the Brake Assist system, which can give you a feeling of safety when driving.

Wow, it is interesting to wait what kind of this concept car when it launched. It is time for you to prepare your passport and visa, order a flight to Shanghai, and be witness to the introduction of Mercedes-Benz A-Class M270. We will wait for you there, so long.