Gallery of Legends

1886: Benz Patent Motor Car. The world’s first automobile.

1889: Daimler Motorised Quadricycle. Initial spark in Paris.

1894: Benz Motorised Velocipede. The first mass-produced motor car.

1902: 40 hp Mercedes Simplex.Farewell to the motor carriage.

1923: Mercedes 6/25 hp. The first supercharged passenger car.

1926: Mercedes 8/38 hp. Successful model from Stuttgart.

1928: Mercedes-Benz SSK. Motorsport legend for the road.

1931: Mercedes-Benz 170. Innovative entry-level model.

1935: Mercedes-Benz 500 K Special Roadster. Luxury, elegance and sportiness.

1936: Mercedes-Benz 260 D. The first series-production diesel passenger car.

1936: Mercedes-Benz 170 V. Production record and a new start.

1953: Mercedes-Benz 180. The Pontoon Mercedes.

1954: Mercedes-Benz 300 SL "Gullwing". The sports car of the century.

1959: Mercedes-Benz 220 SE "Tail Fin". The first safety body shell.

1963: Mercedes-Benz 600. Pure luxury.

1963: Mercedes-Benz 230 SL "Pagoda“. Sports car with crumple zones.

1968: Mercedes-Benz 220 D "Stroke Eight". Million-seller from Sindelfingen.

1971: Mercedes-Benz 350 SL. A new dimension of safety.

1973: Mercedes-Benz 450 SEL. Trademark: the S-Class.

1976: Mercedes-Benz 240 D. Best-seller of the W 123 model series.

1978: Mercedes-Benz 300 TD. Tourism and transport.

1979: Mercedes-Benz 380 SEL. Benchmark in safety and comfort.

1979: jack of all trades: the G-Model

1981: Mercedes-Benz 500 SEC. The elegant S-Class Coupé.

1982: Mercedes-Benz 190 E. The "Baby Benz“, the big "small car".

2003: Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren.The superlative Silver Arrow.

2004: Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class. The technology of seduction.

2010: Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG. Tradition borne on wings.