Stuttgart, May 15, 2018 -
On 20 May 2018, Pentecost Sunday, the Mercedes-Benz Museum is celebrating its 12th birthday with free admission, free guided tours, hands-on activities for children and much more.
Stuttgart, May 9, 2018 -
It is one of the most fascinating events on four wheels: as an automotive sponsor of the race, Mercedes-Benz will once more field a large contingent of vehicles and famous drivers at the “1000 Miglia” 2018.
Stuttgart, May 3, 2018 -
Key body parts for the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL “Gullwing” (W 198) are again available in factory quality. They can be ordered by their part number from any Mercedes-Benz sales partner.
Stuttgart, Apr 27, 2018 -
The successful exhibition “50 Years of AMG” will come to a close on 6 May 2018 with a passenger ride event. Guests can experience the powerful Mercedes-AMG vehicles on the company’s own test track at the Mercedes-Benz Untertürkheim plant.
Stuttgart, Apr 12, 2018 -
In April 1958 the then Daimler-Benz AG acquired a majority in Auto Union GmbH. All the remaining shares followed on 31 December 1959. By 1960, Auto Union was therefore a wholly-owned subsidiary of Daimler-Benz.
Stuttgart, Apr 8, 2018 -
The Wecke family from Stuttgart-Birkach today purchased the nine millionth admission ticket to the Mercedes-Benz Museum. The jubilee visit was not the only surprise this Sunday.
Stuttgart, Mar 28, 2018 -
The special exhibition “50 Years of AMG” at the Mercedes-Benz Museum is a resounding success which has drawn over 150,000 visitors to date. Accordingly, the exhibition presenting the history of AMG is to be extended from 8 April to 6 May 2018.
Stuttgart, Mar 15, 2018 -
The start of the new season is marked by the presentation by Mercedes-Benz Classic at the two major specialist shows Techno-Classica (21 to 25 March 2018) and Retro Classics (22 to 25 March 2018), with numerous outstanding vehicles on display.
Stuttgart, Mar 13, 2018 -
Three chequered upholsteries with the code numbers L1 (blue-grey), L2 (red-green) and L3 (green-beige) for seat cushions and seat backrests were available ex factory for the legendary 300 SL “Gullwing”.
Stuttgart, Mar 13, 2018 -
Fans had long awaited this highlight in touring car racing: in 1988 no less than five teams supported by Mercedes-Benz entered the lists with the 190 E 2.3-16 (W 201) to compete in the German Touring Car Championships.
Stuttgart, Mar 12, 2018 -
In every epoch the future of the car needs strong innovations for safety and comfort. 60 years ago, for example, Mercedes-Benz made headlines with a multitude of pioneering solutions in this field.
Stuttgart, Mar 9, 2018 -
This sinister trio certainly live up to their name: the three robbers attack coaches and rob travellers. One day on one of their raids, they take the little orphan girl Tiffany away with them.
Stuttgart, Mar 7, 2018 -
Performers, poetry slam and the special exhibition "50 Years of AMG": These are some of the highlights at the Mercedes-Benz Museums on the Long Night of the Museums on 17 March 2018.
Stuttgart, Mar 6, 2018 -
The 1000 Miglia is one of the most important events in the international classics calendar. This year the legendary event will take place between 16 and 19 May 2018 – once again Mercedes-Benz will be acting as the automotive sponsor.
Stuttgart, Jan 31, 2018 -
From traditional manufacturer of luxury cars to leading-edge full-line provider: this was the path upon which Mercedes-Benz embarked 25 years ago for the development of its passenger car range.
Stuttgart, Jan 24, 2018 -
On 28 January 1938, driving the Mercedes-Benz W 125 twelve-cylinder record-breaking car, racing driver Rudolf Caracciola established a world speed record on a public road: he reached 432.7 km/h over a flying kilometre on the autobahn between Frankfurt am Main and Darmstadt.
Stuttgart, Jan 8, 2018 -
ALL TIME STARS by Mercedes-Benz Classic has become established in the market, as reflected in the business performance for 2017: transactions involving classic Mercedes-Benz vehicles grew by nearly 50 percent compared with 2016.
Stuttgart, Dec 5, 2017 -
Three decades ago, two exclusive Mercedes-Benz models celebrated their premiere: The 190 E 2.5-16 (201 series) prepared the way for the then compact class to become a star performer, while the 560 SE (126 series) combined the top performance of the flagship S-Class model with the more dynamic handling of the shorter wheelbase
Stuttgart, Nov 28, 2017 -
On 8 December 1982 Mercedes-Benz presented the W 201 model series. It is part of the successful history of the C-Class – the vehicles in this segment have borne this name since 1993.
Stuttgart, Oct 26, 2017 -
The first season of the new FIA GT Championship in 1997 ended with a one-two victory for AMG Mercedes: Race driver Bernd Schneider won the title driving the newly developed Mercedes-Benz CLK-GTR racing touring car, which was developed in an extremely short space of time starting in December 1996.
Stuttagrt, Oct 23, 2017 -
More comfortable and bigger: The popular winter mountain lodge at the Mercedes-Benz Museum opens the 2017 season. From 26 October to 23 December 2017, it opens its doors on the museum hill, Tuesdays through Sundays, 11:30 am until the evening hours.
Stuttgart, Oct 11, 2017 -
In the coming year Mercedes-Benz will continue its commitment as an Automotive Sponsor of the Mille Miglia. This has just been announced by the Stuttgart-based brand and the organisers of this classic motorsports event.
Stuttgart, Oct 9, 2017 -
In autumn 1957, racing driver Paul O'Shea won his third US sports car championship. After his two titles in a 300 SL "Gullwing" Coupé (W 198) in 1955 and 1956, he won his third championship in succession 60 years ago at the wheel of an open-top 300 SLS ("Super Light Sport") touring sports car based on the 300 SL Roadster.
Stuttgart, Sep 25, 2017 -
On 28 September 1977 the world’s toughest rally was won by two Mercedes-Benz upper mid-range saloons. Andrew Cowan and his team took first place in the Singapore Airlines London–Sydney Rally driving a 280 E (W 123) – now a sought-after modern classic – and Anthony (Tony) Fowkes and his crew came in second, also in a 280 E.
Stuttgart, Sep 21, 2017 -
At the Zoute Grand Prix 2017, Mercedes-Benz Classic is presenting three outstanding open-top sporting vehicles that span the brand's history: the supercharged Model S sports car from 1927 stands for the racing victories of the late 1920s and early 1930s.
Stuttgart, Sep 20, 2017 -
The opportunity to come together to experience and enjoy the appeal of the exclusive Mercedes-Benz SLR family of vehicles is being offered to all owners of a model series 199 super sports car through the new SLR Club.