The Mercedes flagship 300SL is very popular in the aftermarket industry. One of the most striking and dramatic conversions has been created by a designer and car enthusiast who named his project Bird of Prey Concept. The futuristic Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gull-Winged Bird of Prey Concept features gull-wing doors, elongated nose, low roof, and wide stance.
The main hallmark of the Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gull-Winged Bird of Prey Concept is its door opening mechanism. The technology benefits the performance and the styling of the car. The The 300 SL is one of the most successful Mercedes-Benz models. The car had been produced in 50`s and during this period the German brand was targeting mainly the US sports cars market.
Mercedes-Benz 300 SL was the fastest production car of its time.
Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Technical specifications
Power158 KW @ 5800 RPM
215 HP @ 5800 RPM
212 BHP @ 5800 RPMTorque203 lb-ft @ 4600 RPM
275 Nm @ 4600 RPM
Top Speed162 mph(261 km/h)
Acceleration 0-62 Mph (0-100 kph)
Length178 in(4521 mm)
Width70.5 in(1791 mm)
Height 51.2 in (1300 mm)
Wheelbase 94.5 in (2400 mm)
Ground Clearance5 in (127 mm)