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MERCEDES-BENZ 300A/300B/300C

Saloon.

Germany's first post-war prestige automobile. UK-available from late 1953. Six-light saloon with tubular cruciform chassis and seven-bearing engine; good for (just about) the ton. Usual column shift; servo brakes (desirable) from 1954. Automatic transmission available on G-series (late 1955), along with low-pivot swing axles.

Technical Specifications

Engine:
2996cc (S6 OC) 
Configuration:
Front engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1951 to 1957  
Number produced:
7646