The Mercedes 300SL might be one of many best-looking Mercedes-Benz ever. The gullwing coupe has all the time been part of beautiful basic automobile collections, to not point out its relative rarity with solely over 3,000 items ever constructed.
If you happen to’re like us who’s fascinated with the W198 Merc, or for those who even have one in your storage proper now (fortunate you), you then’d be glad to learn about Mercedes’ newest assortment of equipment, together with this weathered 1:8 mannequin scale of a 300 SL.
The size mannequin is simply as cool because the basic coupe, we reckon. As you possibly can see, it is so detailed, even coming with a weathered look – very similar to the peerlessly detailed scale fashions you can purchase through the Amalgam Automotive Assortment web site.
Unsurprisingly, the Mercedes 300 SL scale mannequin right here is simply as costly because the Amalgam Assortment. The 1:8 weathered mannequin has a sticker value of 19,900 euros or round $24,000 with the present alternate charges.
If that is an excessive amount of, there are smaller ones at 1:24, 1:38, and 1:43 scales, in addition to pullback drive toys that solely value 7.90 euros every or round $10. The obtainable fashions additionally span your complete SL historical past as much as the R 231.
Other than the dimensions fashions, different equipment are additionally obtainable similar to pens, clips, leather-based journey bag, and an unique driver’s cap manufactured in superb leather-based. There are a variety of different equipment you should purchase – all for the love of the Mercedes SL.
In the meantime, Stuttgart is gearing as much as launch the following era of the SL, with numerous prototypes noticed. The light-weight bodyshell has additionally been revealed, so it is solely a matter of time earlier than the automaker formally releases the following mannequin.