Mercedes-Benz : The 300 SL Book
"The legacy and mythology of the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL-aka the "Sports Car of the Century"-is beheld through the genius lens of top automotive photographer Rene Staud ..." -Maxim
This iconic sports car, from the first Mercedes 300 SL to its latest successors, proves that technology can indeed evolve into art. And who better to showcase this procession of pioneering automobiles than Rene Staud, whose striking photographs will captivate any enthusiast. This book, based on Staud's successful calendars, is an ode to an extraordinary vehicle whose spell stars such as Grace Kelly, Frank Sinatra and Alfred Hitchcock have all fallen under. The elaborately orchestrated pictures show sleek curves and precision in every detail, conveying the passion for this breathtaking automobile. A photographic tribute to the "sports car of the century", covering the 70-year history of the 300 SL racing car models from 1952 to the latest SL generation.
Text in English, German and French.
- Hardback | 256 pages
- 275 x 340 x 27.94mm | 2,646g
- 20 May 2022
- teNeues Publishing UK Ltd
- teNeues Media GmbH & Co. KG
- Kempen, Germany
- English, French, German
- Revised 70 Years Anniversary ed.
- 210 Illustrations, color