It was the matador on all race courses, the Mercedes-Benz SSK. No other sports-car has minted the Mercedes legend with such lasting effect.
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In four years it was built between 1928 and 1932 only 35 of the large sports-cars wase made. But, it`s performance and success on the race track brought it racing immortality along with the nick name „white elephants“.