Mercedes-Benz 300 SL two-seat Roadster, produced from 1957 to 1963. Based on the MB 1952 racer, the 300 SL had a "super light" (SL) tubular frame, direct fuel injection, and 3-Litre overhead cam straight 6. It was a racing champion capable of speeds up to 263 kph/163 mph), and the fastest production car of its time. In 1999 the 300 SL was voted "sports car of the century". A fantastic car, and a beautiful high quality model. Removable hardtop, opening doors, bonnet, and boot. Detailed engine bay, and custom-fitted luggage in the boot. Note: The actual colour of the model is best represented in Photos 1 to 4. Approx. 25cm x 9.5cm (9.75" x 3.75"). FREE SHIPPING TO NZ ADDRESSES.