The world’s renowned three pointed star automobile brand, German automaker Mercedes-Benz has now launched a new coffee table book called the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Book, published by teNeues, one of the leading Coffee table books publisher based in Germany. Featuring a 304 pages photographic history of the Mercedes-Benz 300SL’s proud 60 years in the market, this coffee table book is described to be an essential reference and inspiration for all lovers of this automotive heart-stopper. From the very first Mercedes-Benz 300 SL introduced in year 1952 as a racing car to its latest generation SL’, the iconic closed sports car with distinctive gull-wing shows how automotive engineering can claim the fine-art status.
Documenting a parade of automotive milestones, the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Book is a unique photographic homage to this magnificently elegant vehicle, the sportscar of the century.
Also, the favorite of the legendary celebrities like Grace Kelly, Alfred Hitchcock and Frank Sinatra, the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL ‘Sport Leicht’ is credited for being the fastest production car of its day. Photographed by world renowned photographer René Staud with text by famous Jürgen Lewandowski and a foreword by Paolo Tumminelli, the book is available in various languages including German, English, Russian, and Mardarian.
The brand is marketing and positioning this photographic book as a Father’s Day gift on June 17 for car enthusiasts who enjoy iconic sports cars via a social media (Facebook) app that holds contests, preview of the book and limited-period discount codes.