Car Mercedes-Benz W196, 1954-55

Model manufacturer: Classic Model Cars
Order code: M-006
Scale: 1:18
Material: Combined (Metal / Plastic)
Weight: 1.2 kg
Machine manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz
159,90 €
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Product description

The Silver Arrow is one of the most famous racing cars from Mercedes-Benz.  Even today, motor sport fans are inspired by the Silver Arrow of the fifties.

This racing car earned its fame with numerous first and second place finishes in 1954 and 1955.  During those two years, Fangio drove this car to become the world champion. Race drivers, such as Kling, Hermann, and Moss also raced the Silver Arrow to finish second and third in several races.

8-cylinder in-line-engine, 2 overhead camshafts, Fuel supply: injec
tion pump, Transmission: 5-speed, 4 gears synchromeshed, gate.

Maximum output: 257 hp at 8,250 rpm
Bore x stroke: 76 x 68.8 mm
Displacement:  2,496 ccm
Top speed:  approx. 300 km/h
Wheel base: 2,350 mm
Track front: 1,330 mm
Track rear: 1,358 mm