Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery

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  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
    Mercedes launched the 300 SL back in 1954 and a total of 1,400 units were produced
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
    This specific unit - with number plate "EI-DR 1"was produced in 1955 and privately owned for 39 years
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
    Brabus bought it in 2020 and realized it is the 300 SL featured in the "Cars" series by Andy Warhol
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
    Andy Warhol was asked by Daimler-Benz AG to realize a total of 80 pictures showing 20 selected vehicles that marked the company’s history
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
    Before his death, Andy Warhol only managed to finish 36 paintings and 13 large-scale drawings - and the 300 SL is one of the cars he painted
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
    Brabus started the restoration process under the 6-Star-Restoration - a process defined at its core by authenticity and immaculate attention to detail
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
    The company needed more than 4,500 hours of labor and replaced countless new parts
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
    But, after all the work, the car is at the same specification it once was delivered by Daimler-Benz
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
    All the paint and rust were removed
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
    And the body was restored to the original condition
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
    It was finished in a new coat of paint in the 300 SL’s original color: "silver grey 180 metallic."
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
    The powertrain was completely rebuilt by Brabus
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
    But the 3.0-liter straight-six engine delivers exactly 215 horsepower
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
    For both the chassis and brakes all the components were replaced with new ones
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
    And the cabin was reupholstered with the same leather and fabric materials as the original
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
    The car, next with the ‘Carsʼ series by Andy Warhol will be on display in the Atrium of the Mercedes-Benz Museum from 21 to 26 June 2022
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
  • Brabus Restored The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing To Perfection - gallery
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