Mercedes-Benz W124: The Complete Story

Crowood
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Designed by Mercedes's head of design Bruno Sacco, the W124 range immediately became the benchmark by which medium-sized car models were judged in the late 1980s due to its engineering excellence and high build quality. There was a model to suit every would-be-buyer, from the taxi driver through the family motorist and on to those who were willing and able to pay for luxury and performance. This book covers: design, development and manufacture of all models of W124 including estates, cabriolets and the stylish coupe range; engines and performance; special editions and AMG models and, finally, buying and owning a W124 today. Superbly illustrated with 264 colour photographs.
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James Taylor has been writing professionally about cars since the late 1970s, and his interests embrace a wide range of older cars of all makes and nationalities, as well as classic buses, lorries and military vehicles. He has always considered Mercedes-Benz one of his favourite car manufacturers, and has written several books on the company's products. James has written well over 100 books in all, and among them several definitive one-make or one-model titles, including a number for Crowood.

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Crowood
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Published on
May 31, 2015
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Pages
176
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ISBN
9781847979544
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Language
English
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Genres
Transportation / Automotive / Antique & Classic
Transportation / Automotive / General
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