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Mercedes-Benz Fintail Models: The W110, W111 and W112 Series Brian Long

Mercedes-Benz Fintail Models: The W110, W111 and W112 Series

Brian Long

Published January 1st 2014
ISBN : 9781847976031
Hardcover
192 pages
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Mercedes-Benz Fintail Models charts the development of the W110, W111 and W112 Fintail (or Heckflosse) series, the line that helped revive the Mercedes-Benz brand in the post-war years. With a unique combination of exceptional engineering and aMoreMercedes-Benz Fintail Models charts the development of the W110, W111 and W112 Fintail (or Heckflosse) series, the line that helped revive the Mercedes-Benz brand in the post-war years. With a unique combination of exceptional engineering and a timeless beauty, even the most basic of these vehicles has a charm that is difficult to find in the majority of cars today. After outlining the companys history, this book looks at the development of the first of the Fintail models - the W111- and its launch at the 1959 Frankfurt Show. It also looks at the closely related 1.9 litre W110 and 3.0 litre W112 models, with the vehicles sold in the German, US and UK markets covered in detail.