A very ragged Mercedes-Benz 190 SL – RDP Challenge

. Today's Ragtag Daily Prompt HERE calls for everything ragged. As you may know I have this thing for vintage cars and have done several related posts, i.e. HERE and HERE. I grew up with cars. Hence I like the sounds of their engines and their often very unique bodywork. These days most of the new ...

Mille Miglia Female Power

  When car trains are booked, accident and break down insurance is checked and appointments at the chiropractor are fixed then it's for the "Mille"! The Mille Miglia ( Italian for 1000 miles) is one of the most famous vintage car rallies. And Italy is the country where it takes place - Here clocks tick differently and the Italians ...

Weekly Photo Challenge – Door

x This week's photo challenge theme "door" was a no-brainer. Having a deep passion for vintage cars the distinctive doors of the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing came to mind instantly.  The Gullwing was produced from 1954 to 1957 and only roughly 1,400 were made. The list price then was 29,000 German Marks (DM). In 1999 the readers ...