French Grand Prix. Reims, France. 4 July 1954. The cars of Hans Herrmann, Mercedes-Benz W196 #22, retired, and Juan Manuel Fangio, Mercedes-Benz W196 #18, 1st position, being worked on in the paddock, garage. http://www.romeoauto.it
Mercedes Benz #300SL. Classic, elegant yet racy! Seen on: http://dolce-vita-lifestyle.tumblr.com. Upon special request we also do #300SL restorations: http://www.bruceadams190sl.com/project/1957-300-sl-nagelberg/
The Mercedes-Benz 300SL was the first iteration of the SL-Class grand tourer convertibles and fastest production car of its day. Internally numbered W198, it was introduced in 1954 as a two-seat sports car with distinctive gull-wing doors and later offered as an open roadster.