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  1. Mercedes-Benz G-Class Edition 35 celebrates a legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    The evergreen G-Wagen turns 35 this year, and while the short wheelbase version has had its Final Edition send-off in 2011, the five-door W463 is still going strong. Latest in the long line of specials is this, the Mercedes-Benz G-Class Edition 35, built to commemorate the said anniversary.

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  2. German man drives Mercedes G-Wagen on 557k-mile, 26-year road trip [w/video]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Autoblog

    It's a common dream to just drop everything, load up the car and make a life on the open road traveling from place to place. The vast of majority of us just fantasize about it, but it's a reality for the German couple Gunther and Christine Holtorf.

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  3. One man, one G-Wagen, 215 countriesRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Iol.co.za

    When Gunther Holtorf and his partner Christine set out in their Mercedes-Benz 300 GD to spend 18 months touring around Africa, the Gelandewagen wasn't new - it was 10 years old. On Monday 13 October - 26 years, 215 countries and very nearly 900 000km later - Holtorf brought his G-wagen home to the Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart-Untertrkheim, where it will go on show to visitors in the Classic Cars section from 21 October - and be immortalised in the Guinness book of World Records as the world's most travelled car .

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  4. Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen Turns 35 Years OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Automobile Magazine

    Mercedes-Benz is celebrating 35 years of the iconic G-Class with two new special editions for Europe called the G500 and G350 Bluetec Edition 35. A 1988 Mercedes-Benz G-Class named "Otto" that has visited 215 countries over the past 26 years will also be inducted into the Mercedes-Benz museum to commemorate this record-holding vehicle. Otto, as the 1988 Mercedes-Benz 300 GD was affectionately named by owners Gunther and Christine Holtorf of Germany, has traveled more than 500,000 miles over the last 26 years and visited hundreds of countries along the way.

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  5. Polestar takes world's safest car to the trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | CNET News.com

    Looking over the shoulders of Hans Werner Aufrecht and Erhard Melcher, the founders of German tuning group AMG, as they built up their first Mercedes-Benz 300 SE in the 1960s would have been a banner moment for any automotive performance enthusiast. I felt I was onto a similar opportunity when Volvo flew me down to Southern California to meet members of Polestar, an independent company devoted to giving Volvo models a performance upgrade.

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  6. The "most famous Lagonda of all," a 1936 LG45R Rapide,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    Built for the factory-backed racing efforts of the Fox & Nichol team, the 1936 Lagonda LG45R Rapide sports racing two-seater that bears chassis number 12111 has amassed quite an impressive racing resume over nearly eight decades of use. Campaigned in-period at events such as the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the RAC Tourist Trophy races and the British Racing Drivers' Club 500-Miles Classic at Brooklands, the Lagonda eventually became known by its registration number, EPE 97 .

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  7. "Gentleman Tom's" Shelby Competition Cobra sells for $1.96 million in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    Tom Payne was a racer, businessman and would-be-politician who once hot-lapped a Canadian race track wearing a Glen Plaid suit, as he ran out of time to change into driver's coveralls before the event. The stunt earned him the nickname "Gentleman Tom," and on Monday his 1964 Shelby 289 Competition Cobra , chassis CSX2430, sold for 1,176,000 pounds at RM's London sale.

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  8. Canadian artist Tom Forrestall's artwork commissioned by Mercedes-Benz Canada unveiledRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | Canada NewsWire

    He credits his long-time friend and partner in this project, Dr. has often chosen to work with unconventional shapes, rejecting the more familiar rectangle.

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  9. One of History's Most Beautiful Cars May Also Be the Most InnovativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Wired

    The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL's gullwing doors were a practical feature-they accounted for the car's lightweight tubular frame.

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  10. /R E P E a T -- Media Advisory - Unveiling of Canadian artist Tom...Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | Canada NewsWire

    Over the course of the last five months, the realist artist used his vintage 1980 Mercedes-Benz 300 SD as a canvas to depict the four seasons, completing the work in a designated space provided by O'Regan's Mercedes-Benz For further information: to RSVP and/or to schedule an interview, please contact: JoAnne Caza, Mercedes-Benz Canada, Tel: ... (more)

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  11. Things we learned during the 2014 Car Week on the Monterey PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    Once again, the Hemmings editorial team has done our best to cover the extensive events on California's Monterey Peninsula during the seven-day period that has become affectionately known as "Car Week."

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  12. Mini beach car sells for major price - $181,500 - setting new recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    Even the littlest of cars got in on the record-setting action this past weekend at the Monterey auctions, where a doorless Mini beach car, one of a dozen or so built for promotional purposes, sold for $181,500.

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  13. RM Auctions Raises The Bar With More Than $143 Million In Sales In MontereyRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | WJRT

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  14. Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spider tops Gooding's Saturday auction at $15.18 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Autoblog

    During the weekend's automotive smorgasbord in Pebble Beach , Ferrari has played a huge roll.

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  15. Final Drive: The Great Granddaddy of AMG, Die rote Sau, or the "Red Pig"Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | CanadianDriver

    I've been lucky enough to experience some wonderfully memorable vehicles spanning one end of the automotive spectrum to the other and I've loved many of them for an endless number of reasons.

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  16. Mario Kart 8 Players Get Ready to Start Your Mercedes-Benz EnginesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | EMercedesBenz

    Are you ready to kart in style? On Aug. 27, Mario Kart 8 players can download three different Mercedes-Benz karts for free based on the Mercedes-Benz GLA, 300 SL and Silver Arrow models - these can be combined with other Mario Kart 8 kart parts.

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  17. Belleville bike shop owner is closing his doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... had Jeep with it. For two years, I was a Mercedes-Benz dealer." A: "That would have been the '50s. I had a Mercedes Benz 300 SL siting up here with the doors that (open from) the roof." A: "Hank's Tire Shop in Belleville was a Schwinn dealer and we ...

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  18. Gran Turismo 6 Returns To Goodwood Festival Of SpeedRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    Polyphony Digital Inc , the driving force behind the award-winning Gran TurismoA series, returns to the Goodwood Festival of Speed this year as an official partner for the second year running.

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  19. Mercedes-Benz Classic Brings Out C111 for Austrian RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | EMercedesBenz

    Mercedes-Benz Classic is bringing the legendary C 111 back on the road as part of the 2014 Silvretta Classic rally in Austria.

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  20. New World Record - it's OfficialRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Pressat

    The National Motor Museum, Beaulieu's World Record for the Longest Line of Toy Cars has been given the official stamp of approval and so far raised more than A 2,000 for Naomi House hospice.

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