What a Car

We had worked on Jim’s 300SL helping him with this and that for well over a decade…and then Dennis wanted to be it’s custodian. This car was MB 300SL prototype # 003. Briggs Swift Cunningham had talked Max Hoffman and thereby Mercedes into selling him the car prior to production models being available. Why? He wanted to race it and did. We started the project with Jim in the 80s, but in the final analysis, this piece of history needed to go back to Germany to get fully documented and restored