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Mercedes Ponton 219 / 220 Series Price Guide and Commentary – The Ponton’s Essential 1950s Role

By   /  April 6, 2016  /  Mercedes Coupes & Convertibles (non SL)  /  No Comments

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The 1954-1960 Mercedes Ponton models (219 / 220 Series), 4 & 6 cylinder, gas & diesel, were virtually essential to MB’s recovery years. Without strong sales, worldwide as it happened, Daimler-Benz would almost certainly have found itself building only trucks and buses, or joined many other belly-up vehicle manufacturers during the first 20 years after […]

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Mercedes 600 Series M100 – The Grand Mercedes

By   /  April 6, 2016  /  Most Recent Posts!  /  1 Comment

The Mercedes 600 has always been an icon. The 365 page “SL Experience” book’s main resource was nonperishable facts that appeared first in SL Market Letters. Likewise, very little about the “Grand Mercedes 600” …das Grosser Mercedes, has changed from SLML’s past reports except prices. Here’s a synopsis of the allure (and burdens) of these […]

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Mercedes W113 Pagoda Values and Price Guide – Owners Have Had a Roller Coaster Ride

By   /  December 1, 2015  /  Most Recent Posts!  /  No Comments

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The short article below, a focus on Mercedes W113 Pagoda Values, and the accompanying price chart (for 6 condition levels) first appeared in the March / April 2015 issue of the SL Market Letter. If you like this article and the  price chart, visit our ‘Subscription’ page to learn more and to download a free […]

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