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  1. Stirling Moss to reunite with iconic sports car at Mercedes-Benz WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Surrey Advertiser

    Racing fans will be given the rare opportunity to get up close to the iconic Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR '722' at Mercedes-Benz World in Weybridge in June. They will also be able to listen to Sir Stirling Moss OBE as he recalls his memories of the epic 1955 Mille Miglia race in which he set the outright record for the fastest ever 1,000 miles on open roads, still held to this day.

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  2. Six "million dollar cars" sold at Bonhams' Mercedes-Benz Museum Stuttgart auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Gizmag

    Know your cars? Only four of the six million dollar cars are pictured. One's a bicycle.

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  3. The Top 10 Weird & Bizarre Mercedes-Benz Pickup TrucksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Inventor Spot

    Mercedes-Benz has announced their intent to bring an MB pickup truck to market by the end of the decade... Bubba will be confused! Images of the proposed F150-fighter are merely artist's renderings at the moment but since non-factory conversions are surprisingly abundant, let's check out 10 of the stranger real imitation Mercedes-Benz pickups. Old and busted: the Chevy El Camino.

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  4. It was a Stirling celebration in sunny FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Examiner.com

    The 20th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance 2015 was held March 15th on the fairways of the Golf Club of Amelia Island, Florida. The weekend's events attracted a crowd estimated at over 32,000 with more than 315 cars and motorcycles on display.

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  5. Bonhams breaks previous Mercedes-Benz auction total with 13 million saleRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Art Daily

    In only its second year, Bonhams Mercedes-Benz auction, in association with the Mercedes-Benz Museum, achieved an over-all sale total of 13 million , exceeding the previous years' results, and seeing a total 92.9% of lots sold by value. A spectacular 1938 540 K Cabriolet A was the top lot in the sale.

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  6. Amelia Island auctions: 23 cars sell for $1 million or more and a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Gizmag

    Top sale honors for the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance week went to the 1960 Ferrari 400 Superamerica SWB Cabriolet which fetched $6,380,000 to comfortably set a new world record for the model at auction. Proceeds from car's sale will benefit the consignor's charity for the education of children.

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  7. Pininfarina And Mercedes-Benz Never Talk About This 6.3 Bastard ChildRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Jalopnik

    This is the only picture Pininfarina has of the Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.3 Pininfarina Coupe. Mercedes' massive online database doesn't even mention its existence.

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  8. $20M Worth of Classic Cars From an Extravagant AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Wired

    To avoid paying heavy taxes on a new car, the Finnish buyer of this 1955 D-Type asked Jaguar to make the car appear used, so the company added an old steering wheel, adjusted the odometer, and more. In what must have been an awesome sight, the car was used for ice racing and is one of the most original D-Types in the world.

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  9. Amelia Island Concours celebrates 20th anniversary this weekend as more events join the funRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Florida Times-Union

    The 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR that Moss won that year's 1,000-mile-long Mille Miglia in Italy. It is one of 23 cars raced by Moss that will be at the concours.

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  10. You are invited to an anniversary and a birthday celebration at Amelia IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Examiner.com

    You are invited to help celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance and the 85th birthday of Sir Stirling Moss . Festivities will be on the weekend of March 13-15 and Bill Warner, founder and chairman of the Amelia Island Concours, has assembled another stellar cast of cars and characters for the occasion.

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  11. Rare Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing restoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Restorations on a rare aluminium bodied 1956 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing have finally been completed, following several years of outstanding and innovative restoration work. This stunning Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing is number 27 of just 29 aluminium bodied vehicles in existence, and was first publically displayed, since its restoration, at the recent Ellerslie Intermarque Concours d'Elegance in which it won the Master Class Event for the best vehicle in show.

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  12. From rust to gold: Baillon Collection cars deliver $28.5 million in salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    When the 59 lots from the no reserve Baillon Collection finished crossing the stage last Friday in Paris, auction house Artcurial had racked up an impressive $28.5 million in sales, with four lots from the Baillon Collection breaking into the sale's top-10 results. Thanks to extensive media coverage of the "chateau find" Baillon Collection in the months leading up to the sale, interest in the Retromobile sale was high.

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  13. MoreRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | Art Daily

    RM Auctions returned to Paris last night to stage its second sale in the French capital, selling 19.353.750 worth of automobiles to a packed room of eager enthusiasts. With bids also coming in strongly via the phone desk and on the Internet from 34 countries, 82 percent of all lots were sold on the night with no less than five achieving sums in excess of 1.0 million.

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  14. Mercedes-Benz Classic at R tromobile 2015: Excellent Coup s and High-Performance Sports CarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    Jan 27, 2015: The best or nothing: ever since the automobile was invented, the Mercedes-Benz brand's history has been shaped by strong values and ideas. Mercedes-Benz Classic is demonstrating this with its appearance at this year's Retromobile exhibition in Paris between 4 and 8 February 2015.

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  15. Jay Leno's 1972 Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.3: Fans' ChoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | MotorAuthority

    You can't accuse Jay Leno of being distant from his fans. They helped him recently decide what to do with one of his many restoration projects, which is the subject of the newest Jay Leno's Garage video.

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  16. Jay Leno restores 1972 Mercedes Benz 300 SEL for garageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | AutoWeek

    Comedian and car guy Jay Leno lets us back into his garage this week to look as his fully restored 1972 Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.3. Leno was going to customize the 300 SEL by adding the 563-hp, 6.2-liter V8 from the gullwing Mercedes SLS AMG, but let the fans decide if they wanted to see the change. Unfortunately, or fortunately, depending on your point of view, they came back with a resounding but polite "no thank you."

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  17. Jay Leno listens to the people, shows off still-stock 1972 Mercedes 300 SEL 6.3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Autoblog

    Let it be known, Jay Leno is a man of the people. Long-time viewers will recall the time he walked fans of his popular video series around the various projects going on in his eponymous garage .

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  18. Jay Leno's Garage: 1972 Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | EMercedesBenz

    Jay Leno takes you in his garage and under the hood of his latest restoration, a 1972 Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.3. A photographer in Cuba has found an abandoned, partially destroyed and wrecked Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing. If this news doesn't bring... Bonhams returns! On March 28, 2015 at the Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart, the tradition-steeped London auction house Bonhams will for... A unique Mercedes-Benz 220D from 1971 transformed to a pickup has been listed by Sedgefield Classic Cars.

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  19. Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Driven Flat-Out On Mountain Hillclimb Is Pure White-Knuckled Amazing: VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | BenzConnection

    Take a few million dollars and then proceed to attempt to throw it off a mountain at 100-plus-miles-per-hour, and then see how many people call you crazy. Do exactly that in a car worth a few million, and see how many people call you a hero .

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  20. Mussolini's mistress's Alfa Romeo 6C Sport Berlinetta takes to the block at RM's Paris saleRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | Art Daily

    Any Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Berlinetta by Touring is a thing of beauty and a highly coveted pre-war car - but when such an automobile also boasts a truly fascinating history tied to one the most significant moments in 20th century history, it becomes very special indeed. It is well documented that Italy's notorious war-time dictator, Benito Mussolini, enjoyed many of the finest things in life; so when he sought to gift a car to his lover, Claretta Petacci, he was naturally drawn to the stunning lines and effortless performance of an Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Sport Berlinetta.

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