At this year's trade fair Techno Classica show in Essen Mercedes-Benz Classic celebrated 120 years of motor racing history.

Techno Classica 2014.

More than 30 racing cars by Mercedes-Benz celebrated 120 years of motor racing history.
  • Techno Classica 2014.

  • 120 years of Mercedes-Benz motor racing history have produced a timeline of extraordinary victories.

    Outstanding since 12 decades.

    120 years of Mercedes-Benz motor racing history have produced a timeline of extraordinary victories which since 1894 also stand for outstanding innovations in racing technology. At this year’s Techno Classica show in Essen (26 to 30 March 2014) Mercedes-Benz Classic celebrated that incomparable string of magical moments in engineering history with a presentation encompassing more than 30 racing cars from all periods and disciplines of motor sport.

    This unique kaleidoscope of motor racing history will be an illustrious highlight of the 26th world show for vintage and classic motor cars. The 4,800 square-metre Mercedes-Benz exhibition stand will be supported by a strong showing of the official German Mercedes-Benz brand clubs.

    Mercedes-Benz found an outstanding forum for classic automotive culture at the 2014 Techno Classica.

    An excellent presentation platform.

    The unique motor sport tradition of the world’s oldest car manufacturer found an outstanding forum at the 2014 Techno Classica 2014 since the trade show in Essen sets international standards for classic automotive culture. The line-up of vehicles, which were displayed by Mercedes-Benz at the 2014 Techno Classica ranged from the more than 110-year-old Mercedes-Simplex to the Grand-Prix racing car of the last season.

     

    “Techno Classica, as one of the most important venues for historical automotive culture in the entire world, is the befitting setting for this excellent presentation of original competition cars from twelve decades,” emphasised Michael Bock, Head of Mercedes-Benz Classic.

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