A exciting photographic account of the treasure trove of Automobiles saved by means of the Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart that don’t seem to be these days on show to the general public

The Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart is among the biggest and so much visited business museums on the earth. However the 160 or so cars on show are just a small a part of the glossy chrome treasures that shape the Mercedes-Benz Vintage car assortment. Some other 1,000 ancient fashions are ‘parked’ in mystery puts outdoor Stuttgart – those mystery puts are known as the ‘Holy Halls’.

This assortment is the treasure trove of the emblem. It has existed seeing that 1923 and provides a complete evaluate of the type historical past of Mercedes-Benz. Automobiles with different era and gear are saved right here, as are the silver arrows of Caracciola, Lang and Fangio, the Pope’s carriages, the state Automobiles of the younger Federal Republic of Germany or Mercedes fashions that become creditors’ pieces because of their outstanding earlier homeowners. A few of these reveals are smartly safe and ready in different wood bins for his or her subsequent use at exhibitions, gala’s, occasions or Vintage automotive races. Others stand subsequent to one another as silent witnesses of the {past|earlier|prior}. Every time a type is changed, the gathering is prolonged by means of the closing car of the discontinued collection, which mavens imagine will likely be considered one of day after today’s Vintage Automobiles.

The ‘Holy Halls’ don’t seem to be open to the general public; enquiries from editorial places of work and TV groups have incessantly been rejected. However, right through the years 2016 to 2018, virtually the entire cars of the Mercedes assortment had been photographed. Therefore, a novel photographic assortment used to be created, the car historical past from greater than ten many years; a number of the prior to now unpublished pictures are solely to be had right here on this e book. As well as, Mercedes-Benz Vintage agreed to open the ‘Holy Halls’ for an exterior picture workforce and supply details about the auto fashions saved there.

For the primary time, it’s been imaginable to provide an enchanting illustrated e book with panoramic and designated photographs from the ‘halls’, and energetic picture studies on Automobiles that inform tales – from the primary Benz batting motor automotive to the up to date Method 1 racing automotive. Similarly exciting are the tales of the original specimens and prototypes which are saved within the ‘Holy Halls’: Mercedes fashions that by no means went into manufacturing are introduced for the primary time. The tales in regards to the decided on cars of the car assortment are supplemented by means of ancient recordings from the Mercedes-Benz Vintage archive.