Thursday December 12, 2019

A case of mistaken identity

This is the Mercedes-Benz SLK . . . or is it? Say hello to the SLC, a ‘new’ two-seat convertible from Germany

10th April, 2016
The new Mercedes-Benz SLC 250 d is hushed to the point of near silence and is a joy to cruise around in like a small-scale grand tourer

Roadsters offer a semi-affordable way into the glamorous life that we’ve all daydreamed of at some point or another. Hood down, a beautiful companion at our side, cruising along without a care in the world, under cloudless azure skies next to a glittering, distant sea; it’s a mental image that speaks of wellbeing, success and affluence.

The reality is, though, that we don’t live somewhere warm on the edge of the...

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