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The Mercedes Benz 220 W187 : fun facts and details.

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The Mercedes Benz 220 W187 : fun facts and details.

1951: First IAA International Motor Show in Frankfurt and the new W187 model unveiled.  The new Mercedes-Benz 220 is unveiled in April 1951 at the Frankfurt International Motor Show (Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung). It's the first time the show was held in Frankfurt and the automobile industry’s hall acted like a magnet on the public. The new Mercedes W187 were shown there featuring the brand new Mercedes Benz Engine M180. Turning the 170S pre-war car into the '50s It's no secret the W187 220 Model is derived from the Mercedes 170 S (W191). If you got these side to side, the only...

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The S14 explained with drawings ( Nissan Silvia )

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The S14 explained with drawings ( Nissan Silvia )

What does "S14" means ? If you enter the "drift scene" you will hear about the iconic Nissan’s range of S platform models. Theses were built from 1976 to 2002 in Japan, with a crucial drifting element : the S cars were rear-wheel drive sports cars ! S is for Silvia (bluebird in Japanese) 14 is for the mark number 14 of the Nissan Car Model Silvia. Today, you can’t attend a drifting event without theses Japanese Bluebirds S13s, S14s and S15s. Here are 9 reasons what makes the Silvia S14 so popular : Lightweight and well balanced If you’re serious...

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