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  1. Brand with Motorsport in its DNA: Mercedes-Benz at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Auto Channel

    Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR sports racing car at Classic Insight "1955 success stories", 22 April 2015 in Italy. Staged every year in August, the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance is a superlative meeting of the finest automobiles from all over the world.

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    Friday Jul 24 | The Auto Channel

    At the Classic Days Schloss Dyck 2015, Mercedes-Benz Classic is reawakening fond memories of the outstanding victory in the 1955 Mille Miglia: from 31 July to 2 August 2015, a vehicle display in the paddock and special Mercedes-Benz demonstration runs will commemorate the success stories associated with this legendary 1000-mile race.

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  3. 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Alloy Gullwing Up For AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | EMercedesBenz

    Wheelbase: 94.5 in. One of only 29 aluminum-bodied examples originally produced; only 2% of total Gullwing production Features the most desirable factory upgrades and options, including a Sonderteile motor, sports suspension, and Rudge wheels Formerly owned by Swiss industrialist Rene Wassermann and Pennsylvania State Senator Theodore Newell Wood Restored by world-renowned specialist Kienle Automobiltechnik Matching numbers The ultimate rendition of the famed Gullwing For both the jet set and the burgeoning sports car crowd, there was one sports car that reigned supreme in 1955, the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL "Gullwing," as it became known.

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  4. 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Alloy GullwingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Uncrate

    The Gullwing is one of the most iconic car designs of all time. But only 2% of them are aluminum-bodied.

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  5. Sir Stirling Moss reunited with 1955 Mille Miglia-winning 300 SLR car at Mercedes-Benz WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Surrey Advertiser

    Sir Stirling Moss sped back in time 60 years this week and provided an insight into 1955 - the year that saw him win both the Mille Miglia and British Grand Prix - during a special event at Mercedes-Benz World in Weybridge on Monday . When Sir Stirling was signed to the Mercedes-Benz team and drove one of the 300SLRs entered for the 1955 Mille Miglia, only two non-Italian drivers had previously won the event.

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    Jun 25, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    June 25, 2015: Outstanding Mercedes-Benz sports cars of the 1950s from the corporate collection will be taking to the starting line at the Silvretta Classic 2015: models in the guise of the 300 SL racing sports car , 190 SL in racing trim and an exclusive 300 Sc Roadster will provide highlights at the 18th edition of the vintage car rally. The event, at which 150 classic vehicles will start, takes the competitors through the Montafon, Tyrol, Liechtenstein and Switzerland from 2 to 5 July 2015.

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    Jun 21, 2015 | Art Daily

    A private automobile collection of unprecedented value will cross the auction podium this summer as part of RM Sotheby's flagship Monterey, California sale. Dubbed 'The Pinnacle Portfolio: A rare collective of automotive distinction', the collection of postwar sports cars comprises an exceptional series of approximately 30 automobiles, each of which represent key milestones in automotive design, engineering and performance.

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  8. An Icon Of The 1955 Motor Sport Season - New Book From Mercedes-Benz...Read the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    An Icon Of The 1955 Motor Sport Season - New Book From Mercedes-Benz Classic: 'Milestones Of Motorsports - The Mercedes-Benz 300 Slr' 1955 was the golden year of the Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR. It enjoyed an unprecedentedly successful run, comprising one-two or even one-two-three wins.

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  9. Pinnacle Portfolio - Most Valuable Car Collection Ever - Going To AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Super Street

    There's no mistaking the so-called Pinnacle Portfolio, a private collection secured by RM Sotheby's for sale at this year's Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance auction in Monterey, Calif., will fetch a pretty penny. And the auction house isn't exaggerating when they refer to the lot as a "superlative roster of the world's rarest and most important sports and super cars."

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  10. Milestones of Motorsports: the Mercedes-Benz 300 SLRRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    June 10, 2015: 1955 was the golden year of the Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR. It enjoyed an unprecedentedly successful run, comprising one-two or even one-two-three wins.

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  11. 'Unprecedented' car collection being soldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Southland Times

    A stunning array of iconic classic cars and supercars are expected to fetch over NZ$100 million when they go under the hammer in August. RM Sotheby's is calling the auction "The Pinnacle Portfolio - an unrepeatable opportunity" and it is hard to argue against that claim.

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  12. Decisions, Decisions: The 1st Veyron, a Le Mans-Spec F1, or the Pope's Enzo?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Car and Driver

    RM Sotheby's auction house is bringing one of the most expensive and eclectic car collections ever to Pebble Beach this August, the contents of which could make for some tough choices among the paddle-wavers in attendance. The famous Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance , which takes place every year in Monterey, California, is a car lover's delight.

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  13. Cuba and it's Classic Cars.....OpenRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Cigar aficionados weren't the only folks to rejoice at the prospect of an open Cuba. Classic car club members, gear heads, and retro ride lovers alike all had something to look forward to with the possibility of open relations with Cuba.

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  14. RM Sotheby's Motor City sale celebrates automotive design and engineering from across the decadesRead the original story

    May 19, 2015 | Art Daily

    RM Sotheby's , the official auction house of the Concours d'Elegance of America at St. John's, returns to Michigan, July 25, for its annual Motor City sale. A longstanding summer tradition for collectors, the well-established Michigan auction has carved a reputation over the past two decades as one of the leading events honoring the American automobile.

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  15. VIDEO: The HERO Car Of Italy's Toughest Endurance Race, The Mille...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | AutoSpies

    For those of you that are not informed, this is essentially a tribute event held in honor of the original endurance race that spanned about 1,000 miles and took place 24 times between the 1920s through the 1950s. To show respect, the boys and girls at Petrolicious produced a, predictably, sensational clip devoted to the Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR that was piloted by the one and only Sir Stirling Moss.

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  16. 1955 Mercedes 300 SLR Returns to Roads of Mille MigliaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Super Street

    Back in 1955, Sir Stirling Moss broke a record in the Mille Miglia race by driving 1,000 miles on public roads in just 10 hours, 7 minutes, and 48 seconds. Now a new film gives us a closer glimpse at how Moss managed to achieve that record, which still stands today.

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  17. See a 360-Degree Video of Stirling Moss in the Mercedes-Benz 300 SLRRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Automobile Magazine

    Sir Stirling Moss' stunning victory in a 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR at the 1955 Mille Miglia race cemented both racer and car into legend. The famed race, which ran for 30 years from 1927 through 1957, spanned approximately 1,000 miles around the public roads of Italy.

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  18. Man Relives Mille Miglia Race He Won with 1955 Mercedes 300 SLRRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Motor Trend

    Back in 1955, Sir Stirling Moss broke a record in the Mille Miglia race by driving 1,000 miles on public roads in just 10 hours, 7 minutes, and 48 seconds. Now a new film gives us a closer glimpse at how Moss managed to achieve that record, which still stands today.

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  19. Catching Up with Auto Racing Legend Sir Stirling MossRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Men's Journal

    In the world of auto racing, Sir Stirling Moss is a mythical figure who pulled off a seemingly superhuman task: winning the Mille Miglia - a brutal, thousand-mile lap around the rural roads of Italy - in only 10 hours, 7 minutes and 48 seconds, averaging a staggering 97.96 mph. His record stands to this day, revealing the magnitude of Moss' pluck.

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  20. What a Car Can Be When Money Is No ObjectRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | EMercedesBenz

    One of the most amazing road machines of all time, Mercedes-built the Mercedes-Benz 600 Kompressor without regard to cost. It was the best of everything.

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