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mercedes W123 convertible
mercedes W123 convertible
THE CRAYFORD MERCEDES BENZ CONVERTIBLES Over the decades, from humble Mini beginnings, Crayford progressed up market through BMC, Ford and Audi. Then they reached a peak in their conversion skills when they started a long association with Mercedes Benz, although it did not start well. Mercedes were very…
mercedes e300 1993
mercedes e300 1993
The Mercedes-Benz E300 is part of the automaker s E-Class, sitting somewhat in the middle of the lineup. As such, the E300 is more affordable than some of the larger Mercedes-Benz models yet still offers more features and luxury than the smaller, cheaper ones. Mercedes-Benz is constantly innovating…
1981 240D
1981 240D
By the admission of Mercedes-Benz, the W123 platform was not revolutionary, but “rather a thoroughly mature mid-range car combining the latest engineering with tried and tested design features”. This sober summary reflects the lasting legacy of the W123 – a solidly built automobile with timeless poise…
W123 te
W123 te
If you are after a workhorse that can carry lots of stuff / people it is hard to ignore Merc Estates. Ten years ago I was looking for one and like you, I had a hankering for a W123. However, after seeing plenty of cars I ended up with a W124 simply because I couldn t find a rot free W123 (and they are…
W123 230e
W123 230e
“Look at that classic car, daddy, ” said the small lad to his father when crossing the road to school. His father didn’t even look up from his mobile phone, but this was the moment I realised I owned something a bit special. PetrolBloggy cars aren’t generally appreciated by the man (or in this case…
benz 240d
benz 240d
Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Diesel W123s never die, as the saying goes. They just go into hibernation until the next gas crisis. Mercedes-Benz is celebrating an important anniversary for the W123 family of cars - the ones known here in the states by names like 240D, 280E and 300TD. It was 40 years…
Mercedes 300TD
Mercedes 300TD
The discerning buyer who needs to fit many dogs in the back and four people up front in the lap of, mid-range, luxury. That is who buys a Mercedes 300 wagon. Fitted with a turbo and adorned with the finest vinyl to keep the backs of the occupants firmly adhered to the MB-Tex as to avoid falling out of…