Porsche to celebrate 60 years at Pebble Beach this year? Well Mercedes is going to one up them and celebrate over 100 years. How about them apples? Never to be outdone, Mercedes will be featuring eight of its iconic cars spanning over all of their 108 years at this year’s Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.
On August 12-15th, 2010, Mercedes will have a 1902 Mercedes Simplex, a 1929 SSK, 1952 W194 300SL, 1955 W196 300SLR "Uhlenhaut Coupe, " 1956 W198 300SL, 1970 C111-II, 2011 SLS AMG , and the 2011 SLS AMG GT3 on display at the Mercedes Benz Star Lounge. Not only will they have these eight historic machines on display, but they will also have the entire E-Class line, a Sony Gran Turismo gaming sled, and a Maybach display.
And, of course, we saved the best for last. Mercedes will also have the SLS AMG line at available for test drives during this fun-filled weekend as well Classic Center vehicles that will be available for purchase.
Monterey is turning into the place to be in August. We’ll be covering all of the cars that make their appearance known during the Pebble Beach weekend so stay tuned for all of the coverage.
Hit the jump for the official press release.