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Suggested Improvements for Your Mercedes W113 Pagoda SL to Enhance the Ownership and Driving Experience

By   /  November 11, 2015  /  Most Recent Posts!, W113 SL (230SL, 250SL, 280SL)  /  No Comments


This article about suggested enhancements for your Mercedes W113 Pagoda SL originally appeared in the September / October 2015 Issue of the printed “SL Market Letter”. Guest columnist and long time Mercedes-Benz aficionado, Alex Dearborn, put his many years of Pagoda SL ownership to good use and penned this piece addressing some of the more common […]

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Six Cylinder Engines from Mercedes Benz Through the years – In Praise of Sixes

By   /  January 9, 2013  /  Non-Perishable Reference Articles  /  No Comments

W113 Mercedes SL 6 Cylinder engine

Many Americans are not aware that six cylinder engines have been available most of the last 50 years in all senior Mercedes-Benz vehicles. After building straight eights and a few V12s in the 1930s, Mercedes literally bet the store on sixes for the 1950s. It was a mistake of course to believe that the best […]

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