Article Archive

Our archive consists of articles compiled from magazines and around the web.

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Magazines, modern day:
"Thoroughly Modern Mercedes" showcases the Mechatronik W111 Cabriolet and W113 conversions. Octane; July 2013 (issue #121)
"Perfect Pair, 220SEb Saloon and Cabriolet" Classic Mercedes magazine; Winter 2013 (Issue #6)
"Coupe Stunner; 280SE 3.5" Classic Mercedes magazine; Spring 2014 (Issue #7)

Magazines, vintage era:
"Mercedes-Benz 280SE 3.5 Coupe V8” Car and Driver December 1969
“Mercedes-Benz 280SE 3.5” Car and Driver September 1970
“Mercedes-Benz 280SE 3.5 Road Test: The vintage coupe gets a lovely new engine” Road & Track September 1970
“Driver’s Report – Mercedes 220SE Coupe” Motor Trend Vol. 14, No. 4, April 1962, pages 64-67.
"A First Test of the Mercedes 220SE" Motor Trend August 1961
"Road Testing the Mercedes-Benz 220SE Saloon 1961" (Illustrated Bristol News

"Collectable Classic; Mercedes-Benz 280SE 3.5 Coupe" Automobile Magazine November 1999, page 140

"Million Mile 250SE Coupe is SoCal Owner's Daily Driver"
"Mercedes-Benz SE Coupe: It cost a small fortune, but the SE Coupé easily seduced its buyers"
Wikipedia entry on the W111
Mechatronik W111 Coupe
"Mercedes 220SE coupe and cabriolet, a timeless classic" (Bernd S. Koehling)
Project Car Hell: Heckflosse Coupe or 230SL?
Daimler Learning Series: The 111/112 Two-doors
Bespoke 280se 4.5 Cabriolet (Yes, 4.5!)
1961 220SEb Coupe – Sold for $79,750 at Pebble Beach

Owner blogs:
Project W111; 220SE Tumblr
1964 220se in Denmark by Ole Frølich

"The Mercedes W111, W112 Coupes and Cabriolets" (The Mercedes History, the 1960s) by Bernd S. Koehling