A look inside the Benz museum
From a wonderful 50s SLR that never was to Ringo Starr’s old AMG: pick your favourite from all these…
Posted: 10 Jan 2013
1955 Mercedes-Benz 180
The original 180 was apparently a transitional marker for Mercedes design, with Benz opting for the ‘three-box' principle. And if you want some measure as to Benz's unstoppable growth, think about this: they built 51,907 of these 180s, each with a 1.8-litre four-pot producing just under 50hp.