Cover date October 2017

Published/on sale Friday 15th September 2017


CLASSIC CHOICE: A Beverly Hills cop purchased this W111 220SEb Coupe as a wedding present for his new wife. THEN & NOW: Looking back on a host of Mercedes models that cemented designer Bruno Sacco’s reputation.
TUNER CAR: With more torque than a Bugatti Veyron, the Brabus 850 6.0 Biturbo Cabriolet doesn’t want to be tamed. ROAD TEST SPECIAL: Crossing over 100 miles of frozen Arctic Ocean in the versatile Mercedes-AMG GLE43.
OWNERSHIP: Bought for a few hundred pounds, this 300TE 4Matic has since undergone extensive restoration work. YOUNGTIMER: AMG fitted its 3.6-litre six-cylinder motor to several Mercedes including the G-Wagen to make the G36.
MOTORSPORT: Developed for hillclimb events, this 500SLC benefited from the help of AMG and motorsport legends. ROAD TEST: Wondered what’s it like living with the practical and positively ballistic C63 S Estate? Find out here.
EVENT: Based in the grounds of a beautiful German castle, Classic Days Schloss Dyck is a car meet like no other.


News: The latest Mercedes news, launches and motorsport.
Market Watch: Our expert surveys the 221 S-Class market.
Buyer's Guide: 216-series CL500.
Wandering Star: Brabus 190E 3.6S.