MarketSpotlight - Mercedes 190SL | Hagerty Articles


The Mercedes-Benz 190SL has always lived in the shadow of its larger sibling, the 300SL. It probably always will. Introduced at the 1954 New York Auto Show, the 190SL was a cheaper but similarly gorgeous alternative to the cutting edge and exotic 300SL. Whereas the 300SL represented the state of the art with fuel injection and aluminum tubular spaceframe construction, the 190 had sedan underpinnings.

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