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    Video: Classic Mercedes 300SL Gullwing comes to troubling end at Mille Miglia

    The Mille Miglia was once one of Europe's premiere sports car racing events, but eventually it got too dangerous and was canceled. Decades later, the race was converted into a historic rally without as much real motorsport competition, and it's now an event which lets wealthy owners stretch the ...

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    Report: Mercedes 300SL Gullwing wrecked by mechanic in car crash

    This one isn't going to be for the faint of heart. A mechanic recently crashed and destroyed a Mercedes-Benz 300SL during a test drive near Pleidelsheim in Baden-Wütterburg, Germany. The owner brought the car to Mechatronics, a shop specializing in high-end and vintage Mercedes-Benz ...

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    Featured: Clark Gable's Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing doesn't sell, then sells for US$1.85M [w/video]

    How much extra value does previous celebrity ownership add to of a car? Really, there's no way to know until the car in question hits the auction block and bidders start raising their hands. In the case of the 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing you see above, the celebrity owner is none other than ...

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    Video: Mosler Raptor GTR unveils the Suicide 1212 package

    When Mosler announced that their Raptor GTR would be a one-off unit back in October it seemed pretty clear that this would be the last we would be hearing from the Florida-based boutique supercar company, but it seems they have one more trick up their sleeve. Accompanied by a bizarre video, and ...

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    Official: Mercedes launches SLS AMG GT3 45th Anniversary racecar

    Mercedes-Benz has whipped up a special edition of its SLS AMG GT3 customer racecar to mark the 45th anniversary of the very first SL model. The company plans to build no more than five examples, each stitched together by hand in Affalterbach. Each of the bruisers will come with a special magno ...

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    Toyota bugs out, previews Smart INSECT connected EV concept

    Like a caterpillar turning into a butterfly, the Toyota COMS electric vehicle is becoming the Smart INSECT. Unrelated to Daimler's Smart brand, the INSECT (yes, it's an acronym, one that stands for "Information Network Social Electric City Transporter") is a one-seat electric vehicle that is ...

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    Report: AMG boss says no to four-door SLS

    It wasn't a joke, but it turns out that when Autoblog discovered the patent filing for a four-door SLS AMG, we stumbled on drawings that were merely part of the development process and not a car intended for production. In February, when we came across the schematic, it was wondered if ...

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    Featured: Rare Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing barn find in Montreal?

    The word "rare" doesn't even begin to describe this 1956 Mercedes-Benz 300SL gullwing recently found in Montreal, Quebec. Believe it or not, this Mercedes masterpiece turned up listed on eBay (and the bidding has already surpassed half a million dollars!), as hopeful owners continue to put their ...

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    Official: 2013 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT ups the supercar stakes

    Despite the addition of "GT" to its name, and despite the fact that this is indeed a more hardcore version of the tasty Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, there's one thing you need to keep in mind: This is not – we repeat, not – an addition to the SLS range. To pull from the automaker's press ...

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    Video: Why the Mercedes 300SL Gullwing is so damn special, as described by an owner

    The phrase "instant classic" gets thrown around a lot these days, and applied to all sorts of mediocre stuff, from mass produced retro muscle cars to Italian exotics that are astonishing only by virtue of price. Truth be told, you can probably count the numbers of cars that have ever been ...