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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


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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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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