The Star

The Official Magazine of the Mercedes-Benz Club of America

November-December, 2012

November-December issue includes 1958 190SL, 1938 230S factory rally car, buyers guide for Ponton Sedans, summer events, and all standard features.

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Ready to Rally

Gary Anderson with Gerhard Schnürer

Heritage: Four Valves are Better

Graham Robson

Tech Articles

Buyers Guide 1953-1962 Ponton Sedans

Pierre Hedary, Richard Simonds

Inspecting Cylinder Heads

Bruce Adams

Modern Tech: The True Cost of Diesel

Ken Adams, Certified Master Technician

Reflections – A 1986 560 SEL as a New Project Car

Jim Luikens

Legends of the Autobahn

Laura Simonds


MBCA is a source of technical expertise

Steve Dierks

For What It's Worth - Valuing Classic Cars

Albrecht Stachel


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