India Today - - LEISURE -

One of the hottest wheels of the last cen­tury and a top­per of most col­lec­tor’s lists, the 1927 Mercedes- Benz 26/ 120/ 180 ' S' Type Sports Tourer, will be up for auc­tion at the Bon­ham’s Good­wood Re­vival in Septem­ber. Any­one with a pas­sion or even pass­ing in­ter­est in vin­tage au­to­mo­biles would un­der­stand what a rare trea­sure this ve­hi­cle is. De­signed by the fab­u­lous Fer­di­nand Porsche, this beauty won the five- litre class at Nür­bur­gring in 1927 and recorded the fastest time of the day, es­tab­lish­ing its builder’s rep­u­ta­tion as a leg­endary auto- maker. Book a visit to the Good­wood Re­vival Auc­tion to bid for this truly ex­cep­tional ve­hi­cle, which is es­ti­mated to be sold at £ 1.5mil­lion (` 10.7 crores).

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