1968 Mercedes-Benz 230

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. We saw a pretty nice 1968 Mercedes-Benz 280SL about a month ago, so I figure it's time for another '68 Benz. This time, though, we'll be looking at a solid-citizen sedan instead… » 12/02/08 9:00am 12/02/08 9:00am

Over 1,000 Vintage Mercedes-Benzes Await The Cruel Jaws Of The Crusher …

Schm » 11/11/08 10:00am 11/11/08 10:00am writes in to inform us of a wrecking yard in Falmouth, Kentucky, that appears to be in weeks away from sending between 800 and 1,000 older Mercedes-Benzes to The Crusher. A new owner is taking over, and she's not interested in keeping these cars, which go back to the 1950s or maybe even earlier. The guys on are…