The Star

The Official Magazine of the Mercedes-Benz Club of America

September-October 2013

Celebrating 50 years of SLs, comparing the 1963 230SL with the 2013 SL63; Visiting Tulsa after 50 years; Gray Market Buyers Guide

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Back to Tulsa 50 Years Later

Gary and Genie Anderson

The 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class – Beyond Luxury

Gary Anderson

1970 280SL Stealth Stunner restored with Ford 302 engine

Gary Anderson

Ferdinand Porsche at Daimler-Benz during the Troubled '20s

Graham Robson

Born to Fly – Aero-Engined Maybach Mercedes Racecar

Barry Patchett

Tech Articles

Buyers Guide: Gray-market Mercedes-Benz vehicles

Pierre Hedary

Current Technology – ' S ' is for Safety Systems

Gary Anderson

A Fix for 230/250SL Start-up Misfires – Modify the fuel injection pump

Richard Simonds

Getting the Yellow Out -- Step-by-step restoration of hazy plastic headlights

Matt Crawford


Fresh Perspectives – Summer at the Classic Center

Wes Anderson

President's Letter

Steve Dierks

Looking into the Future

Gary Anderson


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