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Posts tagged "Mercedes-Benz"
Bavarians in the East

Bavarians in the East

Cow-print and whale-print!: We’ve located the Germans in Istanbul. I’ve been flown into the city to meet with the Öcher Safari team adventuring overland by car from Germany to Jordan in the Allgäu-Orient Rallye. Here’s a sneak peak but stay in touch with Mercedes-Benz for the full film-photo-written coverage in a couple of weeks to...
+ Silver Arrows - back in the UK

+ Silver Arrows – back in the UK

This piece was originally driven by “the Rainmaster” – Rudolf Caracciola. A Mercedes-Benz racing driver legend, Caracciola was also the first foreign starter to win the Mille Miglia in 1931, driving a 27/240/300 hp SSKL. In 1934, he was signed on again by Daimler-Benz, this time seated behind the very first Silver Arrow, the W25,...
+ Fashionable at Goodwood

+ Fashionable at Goodwood

This is my favourite shot from Goodwood Revival 2012. As all my friends know, I personally have a particular interest in red trous, though I’ve been unable to find the perfect colored pair yet. This young chap seems to share the same love not only for RED but also the knowledge for showing his own...
+ Goodwood Revival 2012

+ Goodwood Revival 2012

This is the first sneak peak at Goodwood Revival, the lineup are Grand-Prix titans, THE Silver-Arrows (from both Mercedes and Auto Union factory teams) back in the UK! Stay tuned for the proper article with mb! by Mercedes-Benz and Mercedes-Benz
+ From an Age Long Past

+ From an Age Long Past

With small exceptions, Motorsports and Fashion for the most part doesn’t seem to mix these days. But there once was a time when “driving” meant something more than just engines and shells and muscles. It was a time when gentlemen donned on leather driving gloves, racing caps, driving goggles, shirts with tartan elbow patches, tailored...
+ Mille Miglia, May 18

+ Mille Miglia, May 18

Dawn breaks in Roma and the Mercedes-Benz team gears up for the final and longest stretch all the way back to Brescia. Through Siena and Firenze, the classics speed through the gorgeous paesaggi of Toscana. But as some would agree, one of the most memorable moments was seeing these cars through the compressed streets of...
+ Mille Miglia, May 16

+ Mille Miglia, May 16

The Mille Miglia starts at 6:30pm in Brescia and by the time the SSK swings into view at Lago di Garda, the Mercedes-Benz team is already waiting with glasses of Aperol, iPads, and Nikon cameras. The view of the gleaming 300SL gullwing waving its doors up at the sunset skies was a sight to see!...
+ Entrée Mille Miglia

+ Entrée Mille Miglia

Mercedes-Benz, aside from cars, have always been keen on fabrics and fashion. Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week…should I say more? So when it DOES come to cars, it’s no surprise then that fashion plays an integral part in their Mille Miglia team uniforms. Details on mb.mercedes-benz.com soon.