Classic Car News and Drives

André Fourie's eye-popping Mercedes-Benz collection

André Fourie's eye-popping Mercedes-Benz collection
André Fourie's 17-strong Mercedes-Benz collection is there to be driven, not hidden away  Pristine, neat and utterly professional – those are the ...

Buyer's Guide - Mercedes-Benz (W203) C55 AMG

Buyer's Guide - Mercedes-Benz (W203) C55 AMG
So you’ve got money that's burning a hole in your pocket and you're keen on buying a sporty modern-classic. Indulging your youthful spirit is all ...

Mercedes-Benz 300S & 300Sc: The Art of Exclusivity

Mercedes-Benz 300S & 300Sc: The Art of Exclusivity
Representing early and later versions of Mercedes’ glorious 300 range, this 300S Roadster and 300Sc Coupé have each undergone a five-year restorat...

Remembering the monstrous Mercedes-Benz SL 73 AMG

Remembering the monstrous Mercedes-Benz SL 73 AMG
Before powerful AMG variants of just about every Mercedes-Benz line was commonplace, the two companies partnered to develop a beastly, and very ra...

Forgotten Heroes Part 8: Mercedes-Benz CLK 55 AMG

Forgotten Heroes Part 8: Mercedes-Benz CLK 55 AMG
Before AMGs were so overtly aggressive in their design, there was a svelte coupe that packed a meaty V8 punch... I've always been a fan of the C20...

"Big Wing" 190 E turns 30

"Big Wing" 190 E turns 30
The car with the biggest rear wing since the Ferrari F40, Mercedes-Benz's rare 190 E 2.5-16 Evolution II, turns 30 this month. We think it's aged ...

Forgotten Heroes Part 1: Mercedes-Benz AMG SLK32

Forgotten Heroes Part 1: Mercedes-Benz AMG SLK32
In this, the first of a new series that looks back at cars that should receive greater attention, we focus on the hottest version of the first-gen...

Mercedes-Benz 560 SEC: The Original Boardroom Stormer

Mercedes-Benz 560 SEC: The Original Boardroom Stormer
Our 1980s automotive landscape offered a step change from the previous decade when it came to marrying saloon-sized luxury with searing performanc...

A peek inside Mercedes-Benz's "Holy Halls"

A peek inside Mercedes-Benz's "Holy Halls"
A stunning new book for the first time opens up the treasures of the so-called Mercedes-Benz "Holy Halls” to the world. The Mercedes-Benz Museum i...

Happy 35th birthday to the W124!

Happy 35th birthday to the W124!
Presented to the world in sedan form for the first time in late 1984, the still-desirable W124 has turned 35 years old. These days a well-kept W12...

Mercedes-Benz reveals stunning 2020 calendar

Mercedes-Benz reveals stunning 2020 calendar
Mercedes-Benz has released teaser images of what appears to be a stunning 2020 Classic calendar, dubbed "One Year of Classic Dream Cars", featurin...

Mercedes-Benz's W126 turns 40

Mercedes-Benz's W126 turns 40
A true pioneering automobile, the legendary W126-generation S-Class recently turned 40. Forty years ago this month, the iconic Mercedes-Benz S-Cla...