• Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR Rumoured To Have Sold For An Astonishing R2.2 Billion

    3 days ago - By Zero 2 Turbo

    We thought it would take a very long time for a car price tag to overtake the $70 million Ferrari 250 GTO from 2018 but if rumours are true, it is about to be obliterated.
    The folks over at Hagerty UK claim to have multiple sources stating that Mercedes recently sold one of the infamous 1956 Mercedes 300 SLR Uhlenhaut coupes.
    Just two of these were built after Mercedes exited the racing scene in 1955. They earned the name Uhlenhaut coupe after the head of the automaker's test department, Rudolf Uhlenhaut, started using one as his company car. In short, it was essentially a road-legal race...
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