I'll be there next week (28 & 29th) with SWMBO
* Any tips, for either venue?
* Its a longshot, but anyone else going?
* 2017 W222 S350d SWB AMG Line Premium Plus
* Ashford, Kent & Mons, Belgium
I've organised a meet with the W124 facebook group at the British Motor Museum at Gaydon for this Sunday (6/11) at 10.
Looks to be about 20 cars showing, but thought I'd extend the invite to any Merc - particuarly pre-2000...
I am travelling to the mercedes and Porsche museum in August as part of 40th birthday celebrations.
Just wondering if many have been and any recommendations of do's and donts?
Also has anyone rented cars at Porsche museum spotted it on their website and looks like fun.
We're heading off on a European Road Trip next spring, and we're travelling home via Stuttgart so we can do the factory tour at AMG. Our accommodation is all booked, so now I'm thinking about what we should fill our days with.
We'll be in Northern Italy for much of the time, and I'm thinking...
MERCEDES 350 SE AUTO SILVER garage barn find dry stored must see!! Classic merc | eBay
Vendor previously advertised with buy it now non-carrot of £12k and "make offer" of which there was one (declined). Now selling with no reserve.
We went to the M-B Museum in Stuttgart on Saturday, 9 years since our last visit.
Some interesting changes (I think, or possibly things I didn't notice last time!). They had a number of cars displayed in glass cases in the car park! Plus we had a wander round the "Classic Center" where...
We're planning going to The Beamish for a weekend at the end of June
Knowing what a discerning and well travelled lot you all are, does anyone have a recommendation for a B&B or reasonable hotel in the general area please?
Slightly OT, but Part 2 of this is taking place on 6 June
Everything without reserve:
Brightwells Classic Cars | Catalogue
No Mercedes unusually (as most classic auctions have a good spread) but some other interesting stuff, in varying stages of decay mostly!
BBC News - Looted Iraqi Museum in Baghdad reopens 12 years on
So wish it were practical and possible to visit. In fact I'd love to also visit Iran, Afghanistan etc. Cradle of civilisation
What have we done/are we doing to the world. Sigh :(
I so hope that everybody comes to their...
Went over to Stuttgart to look at cars!
Somehow got clearance for this and even accompanied by Mrs Cris!
Went on the Porsche Factory tour then to the Porsche Museum and the following day off to the Mercedes Museum
...and some shopping in Konigstrasse.
If you find yourself there the...
Has Anyone Loaned A Vehicle To A Museum?
I've asked this before, but a long time ago.
Do you loan it, and can you get it back when you want it back?
Who insures it?
Anything else useful to know?
It's a collectable Japanese motorcycle, if there are any recommendations of where it might go...
I did a recent trip to Austria in the C63 AMG with 5 other cars as every year a week before the main event in Worthersee which all the big VAG group (Audi, VW, Skoda, Seat) attend and build stages with future cars, one offs etc the whole lake Worthersee is over taken by VW's, Audis, Porsche...
There is a meet that has been organised on the "other side" at the Amberley Museum next Saturday.
They are meeting at midday.
I am aiming to join them if the weather is good.
Amberely Motor Museum Saturday 21st September 2013 - Mercedes-Benz Owners' Forums
Amberley Museum & Heritage...
Me and a pal are planning a road trip to the MB factory and museum in Germany with a stop off at Nurburgring, and also check out the autobahns this October.
Neither of us have done this trip before but are fairly confident drivers and not to fussed about the long haul on the wrong side of...