Lifestyle

Mercedes-Benz Classic Center preserves the past

Mercedes-Benz Classic Center

The new state-of-the-art Mercedes-Benz Classic Center opens its newly expanded facility in Long Beach, California. Formerly in the city of Irvine, the exhibit is now housed in a historic 40,000-square-foot aviation production hangar. This first US facility is the only dedicated facility operated by the company outside of Germany.

Mercedes-Benz Classic Center

Visitors to the Mercedes-Benz Classic Center have the opportunity to view an impressive lineup of famous and iconic vehicles. Some are featured on the silver screen and others in the garages of Hollywood’s most famous stars and stars.

On screen is 190 SL, 121 series, introduced in the movie Upper Society (1956) with actress Grace Kelly and actor Frank Sinatra. Nearby is the 300 SL Roadster, series 198 II, introduced in the movie Pillow Talk (1959) with actress Doris Day and actor Tony Randall.

Eddie Murphy fans may remember the gorgeous 380 SL, series 107 featured in Beverly Hills Cop (1987), and Clint Eastwood fans will recognize the 500 SL 129 series from the movie Rookies (1990). There’s Roy Orbison’s 1972 Mercedes-Benz Limousine, and the legendary 300 SL “Gullwing” Coupe and Roadster on display.

Mercedes-Benz Classic Center

Mercedes-Benz USA’s commitment to preserving their classic vehicles includes a wide range of services for Mercedes-Benz owners. The Classic Center offers a restoration and repair facility using genuine parts.

They are so dedicated to teaching and preserving old world crafts, that they are supporting McPherson College’s Automotive Restoration Technology program. Mercedes-Benz is offering scholarship programs, as well as internships, for students to learn real-world skills for a successful automotive career.

Visit where Mercedes-Benz keeps the past, for you to enjoy today at the Mercedes-Benz Classic Center. It’s open on weekdays from 8am to 4pm

Source link

news5h

News5h: Update the world's latest breaking news online of the day, breaking news, politics, society today, international mainstream news .Updated news 24/7: Entertainment, Sports...at the World everyday world. Hot news, images, video clips that are updated quickly and reliably

Related Articles

Back to top button