The Star

The Official Magazine of the Mercedes-Benz Club of America

January-February 2013

January-February 2013 issue of The Star includes news from StarFest 2012, a feature on a 1969 600 Grand SWB limousine, and one on sorting out a 1983 300TD, as well as a buyers guide on the first two W202 C36 and C43 AMGs.

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StarFest 2012 High-Performance Driving Events

Bud Cloninger

Starfest Safe Drivers Safe Families Training

Gary Anderson

33 Year History of the Indomitable G-Wagen

Graham Robson

Tech Articles

Buyers Guide: 1995-2000 W202 C-Class AMGs

Richard Simonds and Gary Anderson

Sorting Out a Modern Classic – 1983 300TD Station Wagon

Pierre Hedary with Bill Walsh

At the Epicenter of Innovation – Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America

John Hietter


President's Message: 2013 Is Going to be a Great Year

Steve Dierks

Thoughts in Passing - Safety First at Mercedes-Benz

Brian Armstead


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