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Tricks for Kids


Exclusively and for the first time, there is an introductory programme for the 24th International Festival of Animated Film Stuttgart (ICFS) in the Mercedes-Benz Museum. The Family Sunday on 30 April includes a cartoon workshop from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and screening of the stop-motion films "My Life as a Zucchini" at 2:00 p.m., followed by workshops. Both are aimed at children aged 6 years or more. The Festival itself will be held from 2 to 7 May 2017.

Five awards for Mercedes-Benzin the 2017 Motor KlassikAwards


Mercedes-Benz has won outright in five categories in this year's vote by readers of the German Motor Klassik magazine for the best classic motor vehicles. The 300 SL "Gullwing" was the winning classic car from the 1940s or 50s. When asked to consider which current vehicles have the most potential to be future classics, readers opted for the Mercedes-AMG GT, the Mercedes-Benz G-Class and the Mercedes-Benz V-Class.

Part of the month


Designation: Frame head light for model series W113
Part number: A1138260189

This part can be ordered from any authorized Mercedes-Benz dealer. Please have the validity of the part checked by your dealer before ordering. The quoted prices are recommended retail prices, valid in Germany only and subject to prior sale and price changes. Please contact your authorized Mercedes-Benz dealer for current retail prices in your Country.

Link: http://partssearch.mercedes-benz-classic.

Interim report specialexhibition EY ALTER


The interactive special exhibition EY ALTER in the Mercedes-Benz Museum still runs through 30 June 2017. As with the entire museum, it is also open Easter weekend including Easter Monday. To date, more than 80,000 people of all age groups have already explored the subject of demographics in a playful way - exciting results.

Ingeniously compact: 20 yearsof the Mercedes-Benz A-Class


Who dares wins: looking back, that could have been the guiding principle for the development and market launch of the Mercedes-Benz A-Class. In March 1997, the brand unveiled its new pioneering model to a global public at the Geneva Motor Show.

Mercedes-Benz Classic atTechno Classica 2017


Exceptionally sporty vehicles will be the stars of the show on the Mercedes-Benz Classic stand at this year's Techno Classica: a total of eleven vehicles spanning over 110 years of the brand's history illustrate that sportiness has been in the Mercedes genes from the start. The exhibits range from the 40 hp Mercedes-Simplex from 1903 to the brand-new Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster Edition 50. Services and spare parts for classic vehicles are another thematic focal point.

Classic car trading ALL TIMESTARS: vehicles that winhearts.


The hunt for classic cars, young and old, continues unabated. Yet the risk of falling for a phony is greater than ever. Mercedes-Benz now offers sought-after classic cars for sale – with great success. The generously sized exhibition area on the ground floor of the Mercedes-Benz Museum is full of attractive classic cars. Here a golden Mercedes-Benz 280 SE of the W 126 model series, there a black 600 series state limousine and, a few metres further on, a rare 500 E in prime condition.

1957: 60 years of theMercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster


In spring 2017 the Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster (R 190) is launched on the market. It is continuing a strong tradition of open-top high-performance sports cars bearing the star. One highlight in this history was the premiere 60 years ago of the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster (W 198) at the Geneva Motor Show from 14 to 24 March 1957. The open-top sports car superseded the successful "gull-wing" 300 SL Coupé, which was built from 1954.

David Coulthard makes thebreakthrough


On 9 March 1997, the Scottish racing driver David Coulthard drove to victory at the Australian Grand Prix in a McLaren-Mercedes. It marked the first win for the Silver Arrows since the Stuttgart brand made its F1 comeback. For at the end of 1955, following two world championship titles for Juan Manuel Fangio, Mercedes-Benz had pulled out of Formula 1 racing while at the height of its success.

Mercedes-Benz ClassicTrackdays


Experience an unforgettable day on the racetrack – the Trackdays make this possible for all drivers of a Mercedes-Benz. This year they are being held for the second time. They are organised by the former racing driver Jörg van Ommen, Vice Champion in the DTM in a Mercedes-Benz in 1994 and 1995. On the tracks in Hockenheim (30 March 2017), Zolder (3 August) and Oschersleben (19 September) there will be various programmes on offer.

Long Night at theMercedes-Benz Museum


Star gazing, party and poetry slam plus interactive exhibition "EY ALTER": This and much more besides is on offer from the Mercedes-Benz Museum at the Long Night of Museums on 25 March 2017. The programme spanning twelve hours in total kicks off at 4 p.m. with activities for children. Both the museum and the special exhibition "EY ALTER" are open until 2 a.m. The museum and bigFM invites visitors to celebrate at the "AfterParty" until 4 a.m.

ALL TIME STARS byMercedes-Benz Classic - Trailer


Under the name ALL TIME STARS, Mercedes-Benz Classic conducts trade with the brand’s youngtimers and oldtimers. Visit our Showroom directly at the Mercedes-Benz Museum. The Team offers detailing information and vehicle description, to provide transparency. Our range of cars can be found at www.alltime-stars.com


 

Part of the month


FOLDING TOP LOCK
Part number A1247700126

This part can be ordered from any authorized Mercedes-Benz dealer. Please have the validity of the part checked by your dealer before ordering. The quoted prices are recommended retail prices, valid in Germany only and subject to prior sale and price changes. Please contact your authorized Mercedes-Benz dealer for current retail prices in your country.

An invitation to theMercedes-Benz Museum


What do Benin, Botswana, Guyana, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, St. Kitts and Nevis and Suriname have in common?
Over the years, the Mercedes-Benz Museum has welcomed visitors from all over the world. All over? Not quite. No one from Benin, Botswana, Guyana, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, St. Kitts and Nevis or Suriname has ever been there. The Museum has now launched a campaign to find visitors from these countries.

Electric future in 1972


With the new EQ product brand, Mercedes-Benz is setting standards for the electric mobility of the future. This development takes ideas from the history of Daimler electric automobiles from over 100 years. Earlier pioneering projects included the electrically powered Mercedes-Benz LE 306 light van, which was unveiled 45 years ago.   
The good message was clear: "Mercedes-Benz – eco-friendly thanks to electric drive" was written on the side of the Mercedes-Benz LE 306.

Mercedes-Benz coupés ofmodel series C 123


The cutting-edge technology and elegance so characteristic of Mercedes-Benz have always been expressed in a very special way in coupés. The three 230 C, 280 C and 280 CE models, presented by Mercedes-Benz 40 years ago in March 1977 at the Geneva Motor Show, linked into this tradition. Today the model series C 123 is embedded in the history of the E-Class Coupés.

Mercedes-Benz Classic atRetro Classics 2017


From the ALL TIME STARS trading activities to servicing and replacement parts supply for the brand's classic automobiles, Mercedes-Benz Classic is placing the focus of its show presentation on its comprehensive range of services at Retro Classics 2017. The Stuttgart-based brand is also presenting sporty cars from its history and the present day. The Retro Classics show will be held between 2 and 5 March 2017 at the Stuttgart exhibition centre.

Mille Miglia


In the jubilee year of the Mille Miglia, Mercedes-Benz Classic is remembering legendary wins and thrilling moments from the history of the Italian 1000-mile race: to mark the 90th anniversary of the Mille Miglia the Stuttgart is entering the race with a total of ten vehicles. The classics represent various eras in the involvement of Mercedes-Benz in the road race from Brescia to Rome and back held since 1927. This year the Mille Miglia is taking place from 18 to 21 May 2017 in four stages.

Part of the month


Starter for model series R107, W108/109, W113, W116, W123 and W126
Part number: A0021517101

This part can be ordered from any authorized Mercedes-Benz dealer. Please have the validity of the part checked by your dealer before ordering. The quoted prices are recommended retail prices, valid in Germany only and subject to prior sale and price changes. Please contact your authorized Mercedes-Benz dealer for current retail prices in your country.

Mercedes-Benz Summer ofConcerts


After a successful anniversary year in 2016, the Mercedes-Benz Museum is collaborating in 2017 with the Stuttgart-based concert organiser Chimperator Live to add a new format called "Mercedes-Benz Summer of Concerts" to its cultural calendar. From 29 June to 2 July 2017, the Mercedes-Benz Museum will for the first time play host to pop concerts on two different stages for between 1500 and 6500 spectators.

The series 124 coupé turns 30


It was almost 30 years ago, in March 1987, that Mercedes-Benz brought out the coupé variant of the mid-sized 124 model series. This means that, from 2017, in Germany for example, the first vehicles will be ripe for the coveted H (historic) licence plate. Yet the coupé models have long been classics – for some aficionados, they have held that status since their very debut at the Geneva Motor Show in 1987.

All Mercedes-Benz SLs since1952 in one book


"Mercedes-Benz SL – Six Decades of Fascination" is the title of a new book on the iconic model series of the Stuttgart-based brand. The book is published by Motorbuch Verlag, Stuttgart. Running to 528 pages, it provides in-depth information on every SL from 1952 through to the current 2017 model year. With over 800 photos (some previously unpublished), comprehensive tables and complete descriptions of all SL special models, it is a sumptuous textbook and reference work.

60 years ago: Second USchampionship for Paul O’Shea


Racing driver Paul O'Shea won his second title as US sports car champion in the 1956 season driving a Mercedes-Benz 300 SL "Gullwing". When the season ended on 28 December 1956, he was champion in the category "D Production“ and had scored the most points in the National Sports Car Championship of the Sports Car Club of America (SCCA). He went on to defend his title again the following year, this time driving a Mercedes-Benz 300 SLS, the racing version of the 300 SL Roadster.

London to Brighton VeteranCar Run 2016


The annual London to Brighton Veteran Car Run (LBVCR) is set to take place on the first Sunday in November – as it has done since 1927. The rules state that participating vehicles must have been built no later than 1904. The resulting line-up gives participants and spectators an unforgettable glimpse of the early days of the automobile.

Autumn 1936: Mercedes-Benzsets new speed records


A new record-breaking vehicle with a streamlined body and fully faired wheels as well as a likewise new V12 supercharged engine rated at 453 kW (616 hp): thus equipped, Rudolf Caracciola, the 1935 European Grand Prix champion, set out in autumn 1936 to break records for Mercedes-Benz. His mission was a successful one. On 26 October 1936, the racing driver recorded a record speed of 372.102 km/h. And on 11 November 1936, he set a new world record of 333.489 km/h over 10 miles with a flying start.

Mercedes-Benz Museum specialexhibition for the IAA


The stars of transport and logistics are visiting the Mercedes-Benz Museum: from 18 October to 13 November a special exhibition will be showing the highlights of the current Daimler commercial vehicle range. The presentation of a total of 17 different vehicles follows on directly from the International Commercial Vehicle Show (IAA) 2016 in Hannover.

Mercedes-Benz Classic 2017calendar


The motifs of the Mercedes-Benz Classic calendar for 2017 have an astoundingly realistic feel to them. The calendar is entitled "With passion to scale":the lavishly photographed scenes show legendary classics from the Stuttgart company's history – as 1:18-scale models. The Classic calendar for 2017 costs 29.90 euros.Advance orders can be placed online at the Mercedes-Benz Classic Store now (www.mercedes-benz-classic-store.com/classic-calender-2017).

Dream tour on dream roads


The summer is drawing to a close with golden days. What could be nicer, then, than dreaming of the next short break? The stylish journeys outlined in the new "Classic Car Travel" brochure promise to provide magical moments. On selected routes, Mercedes-Benz enthusiasts can enjoy the charms of Provence or Tuscany at the wheel of one of ten Mercedes-Benz SL W 113 and R 107 dream sports cars.

ALL TIME STARS takes stockafter one year


Mercedes-Benz Classic and ALL TIME STARS played a big part in the successful premiere of the Motorworld Classics show in Berlin last year – and this year will once again have numerous vehicles on display at the historic exhibition centre next to Berlin's 'Funkturm' (a former broadcasting tower). The event, which runs from 6 to 9 October 2016, will once again feature a large number of the officially recognised Mercedes-Benz brand clubs.

Stuttgart.

The Hiplet™ Ballerinastransform the Mercedes Benz museum


 

In support of its commitment to emerging talent worldwide and the Global Fashion Engagement, Mercedes-Benz is proud to present a new episode of Fashion Creatives starring the sensational Hiplet™ Ballerinas of the Chicago Multicultural Dance Centre. Founder and choreographer of the centre and the Hiplet™ dance form; Homer Bryant whose students include Malia and Sasha Obama is a former principle dancer of the Dance Theatre Harlem.

The whimsical short film, directed by L.A.

Music Festival in theMercedes-Benz Museum


Premiere with drums and four grand pianos: in September 2016, for the first time, the Stuttgart Music Festival of the renowned International Bach Academy will see two concerts taking place in the Mercedes-Benz Museum. On 3 September, percussionist Murat Coşkun will be making a guest appearance with a family concert entitled "Stories from 1000 and one rhythms".

Spare parts in originalquality


Vital spare parts for the outstanding pre-war classic models in the S-series (S, SS, SSK, SSKL) are now once again available ex factory. These have been reproduced by Mercedes-Benz Classic to the very highest quality standards, working together with the original suppliers. The parts can be ordered direct from Mercedes-Benz Classic.

Open-air refinement:  E-ClassCabriolet


Mercedes-Benz presented a sunny outlook for the upper medium class at the 1991 International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt/Main. That is where an elegant convertible celebrated its September premiere 25 years ago. The four-seater model with a fabric soft top belonged to the 124 series, which bore the name E-Class from 1993 onwards.

Sachsen Classic 2016


The Saxony Classic rally (18 to 20 August 2016) aptly describes itself as Saxony's longest car museum. Around 200 classic vehicles are registered to take part this year, and will be seen on some of the state's stunning roads and on the Sachsenring. The museum on wheels will feature three worthy classics from Stuttgart: a 300 SL Roadster (W 198), a 500 SL (R 107) and a Mercedes-Benz 230 (W 123). The 300 SL is to be driven by Wilfried Porth, board member of Daimler AG.

Cars & Coffee


Owners of both older and more recent classic cars are invited to display their pride and joy – whatever the brand – on the slope in front of the Mercedes-Benz Museum.

Discounted entry to theMercedes-Benz Museum for PorscheMuseum ticket holders


As an automotive city of distinction, Stuttgart is also home to two of the most spectacular car museums. Given that a visit to both museums is a highly attractive proposition, the Porsche Museum and the Mercedes-Benz Museum are launching a new offer: from now until the end of the year, visitors presenting an entrance ticket to one of the museums will get 25 percent off the regular entry price at the other museum.

Mercedes-Benz Classic at theClassic Days Schloss Dyck2016: Luxurious sportiness as aguest in an elegant moated castle


During the Classic Days Schloss Dyck 2016, Mercedes-Benz will relate a fascinating chapter in the brand's 130-year history: the tradition of open-top automobiles as symbols of luxurious sportiness. The Mercedes-Benz 500 K Special Roadster can be admired in the orangery during the "Jewels in the Park" concours d’é légance. In the drivers' paddock and on the 2.

ALL TIME STARS at the ArlbergClassic Car Rally


Three days, 120 classic automobiles and around 600 kilometres on dream roads between Tyrol and Bavaria: those are the key details of the seventh Arlberg Classic Car Rally, which takes place from 30 June until 1 July 2016. Mercedes-Benz Classic will be represented by two sporting classic cars from the inventory of the ALL TIME STARS vehicle trading platform. The Mercedes-Benz 350 SLC (C 107) of the ALL TIME STARS team will be driven by Susie Wolff, brand ambassador of She's Mercedes.

Mercedes-Benz Classic at theGoodwood Festival of Speed2016: history of motorsport atMercedes-Benz


This year's Goodwood Festival of Speed will see Mercedes-Benz Classic presenting highlights from more than 100 years of motorsport. From the Mercedes racing car of 1906 to the SLS AMG GT3 built in 2011 – some exceptional vehicles from the history of the brand can be experienced both on the race track and as part of the displays.

E-Class special exhibitionMercedes-Benz Museum


On 19 May 2016, the new Mercedes-Benz Museum will be celebrating its tenth anniversary. On the same day and as part of the extensive anniversary celebrations the new "Masterpieces" special exhibition will be inaugurated: at the heart of the exhibition is the E-Class with seventeen vehicles spanning seven decades. A photo collage of fashion, technology and communications devices from the corresponding decades completes the vehicles on display.

Mercedes-Benz sponsoringMille Miglia 2016


The Mille Miglia 2016 will take place from 19 to 22 May 2016. Mercedes-Benz is supporting the prestigious and famous road race across Italy as Automotive Sponsor. The brand itself is fielding numerous vehicles from its own collection in the 1,000-mile race, including the Mercedes-Benz SS, SSK and 300 SL models.A 190 SL will also be participating for the first time in the revived Mille Miglia.Original documents confirm that such a model also took part in the original event in 1956.

SL: A tradition of elegantsportiness


The Mercedes-Benz SL has enjoyed iconic sports car status for more than six decades now.The latest generation is to be launched in April 2016. It is all set to transport the unique tradition of elegant sportiness into the future. The roots of the Mercedes-Benz SL are in motor racing. After the Second World War, Mercedes-Benz developed the 300 SL racing sports car (W 194, 170 hp/125 kW).

In the genes of the E-Class:The Mercedes-Benz 170 V of 1936


The Mercedes-Benz E-Class is a success story with a great tradition. One of its forebears is the Mercedes-Benz 170 V, which was presented to the world public in February 1936. Driving comfort, downsizing and lightweight construction: these were just some of the features of this car, which also impressed with its new four-cylinder engine and spacious interior despite compact dimensions.
15 February 1936 was an important day for Mercedes-Benz.

Mercedes-Benz 123 model series


At its launch in January 1976, the Mercedes-Benz 123 model series offered a persuasive combination of elegance and multiple technical innovations. The saloon was the first model to become available. The range was expanded a year later by the Coupé and, for the first time, an Estate model. Over the course of the next ten years almost 2.7 million vehicles were built, among them also long-wheelbase saloons and chassis for special bodies.

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