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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:29:51 GMT

German Dealer Wants To Sell Mercedes SLR MSO Edition For $11 Million  -  Carscoops (blog)
So, what makes the MSO Edition of the SLR special? Well for starters, only 25 examples were manufactured by McLaren Special Operations who, after the SLR's production run finished, thought the model needed some more 'McLaren' flair and performance.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 12:31:28 GMT

Ox: The flat-pack off-road truck which could revolutionize African transport  -  Ars Technica
Gordon Murray spent decades designing F1 cars. Later, he turned his hand to roadgoing supercars as one of the lead designers behind the iconic McLaren F1 and Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren. More recently, he reimagined the city car. While not in ...
Sat, 03 Sep 2016 08:17:45 GMT

Just looking – Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren  -  Evo
In a week where a source within the Mercedes F1 team confirmed the development of a new hypercar, what better time to look back on one of the brand's previous range-toppers? There was an F1 connection back then, too, since the Mercedes-Benz SLR was ...
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 21:05:03 GMT

Take a Look Back at the Iconic Porsche Carrera GT Supercar  -  RoadandTrack.com
The Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren had premiered just a year before, and the Ford GT was set to hit the streets any day. The Ferrari Enzo was nearing the end of its production, and had every automotive journalist convinced it was the supercar of the decade.
Tue, 16 Aug 2016 09:10:34 GMT

Driving Mercedes-AMG's wildest supercars  -  Top Gear
Three are the result of the Black Series skunkworks. The other is the lovechild of a tie-up with McLaren, and among the most divisive supercars of all time. It's C63 Black, SL65 Black, SLS Black and SLR McLaren Roadster. Quite the selection of heavy ...
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 12:10:39 GMT

2018 Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster Shows Its Soft Top in New Spyshots  -  autoevolution
Following its predecessors, if we can call the Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren Roadster and SLS AMG Roadster that, the newcomer will co down the soft top route. And while the open-air machine is still fully covered in psychedelic wrap, the spyshots, which ...
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 20:17:56 GMT

Plutocrats' Playground  -  Wall Street Journal
Yet sometimes the two worlds collide: In 2012, a €1.2 million Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren driven by the son of Brazil's then-richest man, Eike Batista, smashed into Wanderson Pereira dos Santos, a man who unloaded trucks for a living, as he was cycling ...
Wed, 29 Jun 2016 12:02:39 GMT

10 Exclusive Cars for Sale on duPontREGISTRY.com- June 29, 2016  -  duPont REGISTRY (blog)
If there's one thing we love, its a rare vehicle. From the Countach to the Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren to the Heritage Ford GT, we're bringing you some of the best. Check out our full list and let us know which is your favorite.
Fri, 17 Jun 2016 01:22:57 GMT

Mint Mercedes SLR Stirling Moss for Sale at €4 Million  -  autoevolution
At €3,965,650, the Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren owned by German retailer R.W. Automobile GmbH is the most expensive "Stirling Moss" we've ever seen. Two different units sold at around 2.5 million euros seem a little more reasonable but are still way out ...
Sat, 14 May 2016 19:02:55 GMT

Is Mission 34 the Hardest Challenge In Video Game Racing?  -  RoadandTrack.com
You are in a Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren. The lead car is a 1954 300SL Gullwing coupe. It has 212 horsepower and a swing-axle rear but also a time advantage of 123 seconds—on a track as formidable as the Nürburgring Nordschleife, it can feel like ...