The mere mention of Mercedes is enough to give a high to the fanatic sports car lover. Mercedes-Benz 300 SL is easily among the most famous automotive machines of the world, with as rich a history as associated with any other car. TeNeues, the renowned German manufacturer of some of the most amazing coffee table books you could ever hope to come across, has picked up Merceded-Benz 300 SL as the ingredient for its latest cocktail. The 304 page book features a visual journey of this super car, right from the time of its inception in 1952 to the latest generation wonder vehicle SL. This coffee table book celebrates the transition of the sports car from an automotive to a metaphor of style and luxury. Plus, the launch of the book is a commemoration of the successful completion of 60 years for the car in the market, a time during which it has won the hearts of thousands of sports car lovers, including the likes of Frank Sinatra and Grace Kelly. The mastermind Alfred Hitchcock too was among the diehard fans of the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL.
The coffee table book we are talking about has seen contributions from Rene Staud, a highly acclaimed photographer and Jurgern Lewandowski, an equally famous wordsmith. The book carries a foreword from Paolo Tumminelli. Coming in several languages like German, English and Russian, this book is a perfect gift for any person owning a version of Mercedes-Benz 300 SL.