Cover date February 2018

Published/on sale Friday 19thJanuary 2018


CLASSIC CHOICE: With a manual transmission, sunroof and 60,000 miles, this W108 280SE is a rare find in New Zealand. STAR CARS: New engines and new looks for the revised S-Class Coupe and Cabriolet line up – on sale now.
TAKE TWO: Just 100 Coupe and 80 Cabriolet versions of the 574bhp CLK DTM AMG were made – we compare one of each. ROAD TEST: Fully restored and upgraded, the V8 powered 500SL SportLine is SL Shop’s take on a classic sports star .
SPOTLIGHT: We talk to Welsh singing sensation Bonnie Tyler about her old W123 saloon which she bought in 1977. FIRST RIDE: Our verdict on the new G-Class from the passenger seat before the car’s debut at Detroit in January.
MOTORSPORT INTERVIEW: Adam Christodoulou races for Mercedes-AMG and drives his grandad’s old 300SEL 6.3. OWNERSHIP: Bought for just over £1,000, this 2001 C270 CDI Estate served a Mercedes Enthusiast contributor very well.


News: The latest Mercedes news, launches and motorsport.
Market Watch: Our trade spy considers the 450SEL 6.9.
Buyer's Guide: W212 E-Class four-cylinder diesels.
Wandering Star: Base spec AMG GT.