Seem to be hard to find. When I was running the W123, I completely failed to find one of the downpipes, and for the W126 I have now, middle section of the exhaust appears difficult to get. I guess more surviving W126s are V8s - although ISTR the figures that quite a lot of 280s were made...
Advice please. Seriously thinking of investing in a classic SL (we call it the Hart to Hart one), but no idea whether this is realistic or a recipe for bankruptcy.
What are your experiences and what price point, year, mileage is less likely to be ruinous.
Met Police To Use 1980s Software To Safeguard Olympics
Scotland Yard has confirmed that the Met will be using command and control software from the 1980s during this summer’s games
British police who will responsible for the safety of both tourists and competitors during this year’s...
I am really getting into these "older" Mercs
I have been offered a good 280CE for just over £2,000
What are they like? - I am used to the W124s and later but have never driven a W123
What should I look out for apart from the obvious body rust, interior wear and tear and usual engine "noises"...
I am a student at the moment and have recently come into a little bit of money (less than £1,000). For as long as I can remember I have wanted to own a Mercedes Coupe! I'm not really into trends and especially not the irritating 80s trend that all students my age seem to have embrassed...
Latest addition to the stable - pics below.
I have a magazine article from Jan 1987 - the main feature pits the following three cars against each other :
- w124 Hammer 560E DOHC
- Ruf 911 Turbo
- Ferrari 328 GTS Koenig
Well, i wanted to bring the test bak to life twenty one years on...i...