Saddam Hussein's Mercedes-Benz 600 Landaulet Is Amazing And Spooky

The Mercedes-Benz 600 is an imposing car, and lots of imposing people owned them – dictator-types. You look at the thing and it’s massive, especially in long-wheelbase form. Nearly 21 feet of Mercedes, which also weighs about 4 tons. » 3/10/13 1:00pm 3/10/13 1:00pm

Sacha Baron Cohen will drive an all-gold armored truck in "The Dictator"

Only one thing could bring together Pamela Anderson, Sacha Baron Cohen, Saddam Hussein, and whale penis leather: Russian carmaker Dartz, who will provide a golden armored car for the filming of the fantasy Saddam Hussein biopic "The Dictator." » 6/27/11 2:00pm 6/27/11 2:00pm

Weapons Of Mass Destruction, Zero. Mercedes-Benz 560, One.


We've got an update to last summer's story of First Sergeant William von Zeal, the soldier who returned home from Iraq down $5,000, but up one 1988 Mercedes-Benz 560 formerly owned by Saddam Hussein. Well, looks like the man's trying to keep this veteran down with a downright un-American move — the Merc's been seized… » 5/22/06 1:30pm 5/22/06 1:30pm