Mercedes-Benz 300SL - Car Anniversary


Editor’s note: In honor of the 60th anniversary of the Mercedes-Benz Gullwing, the world’s first super car, writer Jim Koscs — with some help from David Lillywhite of Octane magazine, Dan Trent of PistonHeads.com and Matthew Bell of PartsGateway — examines just what it is that makes this car “one of the greats.”

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/Articles/2014/09/22/Mercedes-Benz-300-SL