Mercedes 300 SL: $162K Price Tag

German Co. Enters 1000 Miglia with 3 Cars

Mercedes-Benz Classic is offering a once-in-a-lifetime chance to take part in the esteemed “1000 Miglia 2024” classic car rally, granting exclusive access to its coveted vehicle collection. For three fortunate individuals, the German automaker is providing a special package that includes three original 300 SL “Gullwing” cars from its legendary collection. This remarkable opportunity should not be missed.

Those taking part will have the opportunity to tour with these renowned vehicles, accompanied by a masterful speed racer, akin to the adventures of racing icons Rudolf Caracciola and Sir Stirling Moss.

The “1000 Miglia”, one of the most sought-after events in the classic car world, is set to offer a thousand miles of stunning roads from Brescia to Rome and back. A fleet of remarkable automobiles will make up the spectacle, and the package, priced at 150,000 euros before taxes – approximately $161,830 with the current exchange rates – grants participants the full works team experience. This includes the opportunity to drive one of the three available 300 SL cars, having a racing driver as a co-pilot, organizational and technical support, and a dedicated test drive weekend in Stuttgart for preparation. The “1000 Miglia” rally is scheduled for June 11 to 15, 2024.

For classic Mercedes-Benz owners, there are an assortment of technical services provided, beginning at 15,000 euros uncharged ($16,180), tailored to the patron’s desires. To avert discrimination for costlier plans, should demand exceed the current offerings, selection will be chosen through a raffle process.

Prospective participants, aged 25 to 80, must have a valid international driving license for a minimum of four years, as well as a certificate of good health affirming physical aptness. Even more significantly, the applicant must present evidence of successful completion of a roadworthiness test by Mercedes-Benz Classic before the “1000 Miglia” event. Registration for the draw starts on January 18, 2024, and ends on February 15, 2024.

Source: Mercedes-Benz Classic

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