The Mercedes 300SL is probably one of the very best-searching Mercedes-Benz at any time. The gullwing coupe has often been a aspect of beautiful classic vehicle collections, not to mention its relative rarity with only around 3,000 units at any time created.
If you are like us who’s fascinated with the W198 Merc, or if you actually have one particular in your garage correct now (blessed you), then you’d be happy to know about Mercedes’ newest selection of components, which include this weathered 1:8 model scale of a 300 SL.
The scale product is just as interesting as the common coupe, we reckon. As you can see, it’s so detailed, even coming with a weathered appear – a great deal like the properly thorough scale versions that you can buy through the Amalgam Vehicle Collection internet site.
Unsurprisingly, the Mercedes 300 SL scale product right here is just as high priced as the Amalgam Collection. The 1:8 weathered design has a sticker rate of 19,900 euros or around $24,000 with the latest exchange costs.
If that’s as well a lot, there are scaled-down kinds at 1:24, 1:38, and 1:43 scales, as effectively as pullback drive toys that only expense 7.90 euros every or around $10. The readily available products also span the entire SL background up to the R 231.
Aside from the scale designs, other accessories are also obtainable this kind of as pens, clips, leather-based travel bag, and an special driver’s cap produced in fantastic leather-based. There are a selection of other equipment you can purchase – all for the enjoy of the Mercedes SL.
Meanwhile, Stuttgart is gearing up to launch the upcoming generation of the SL, with a quantity of prototypes spotted. The light-weight bodyshell has also been discovered, so it is really only a subject of time just before the automaker officially releases the following model.