The Star

The Official Magazine of the Mercedes-Benz Club of America

March-April 2019

The issue includes 1969 280SE Cabriolet, 1967 Miesen Ambulance, London-Sydney Rally, and Buyers Fuide for 1951-1962 300 Series luxury models.

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Georgia Peach - A beautiful 1957 190SL roadster

Rubin Howard

Heritage: The Longest Rally - The 1977 London-Sydney Marathon

Graham Robson

Tech Articles

BUYERS GUIDE Top of the Line – W186, W188 & W189 Sedans, Coupes & Cabriolets • 1951-1962

Richard Simonds, Gary Anderson

Just in CASE: What’s happening in automotive technology – and why most commentators get it wrong

Gary Anderson

Owning an R129 – Some Technical Considerations

Bill Brandt


At The Wheel from president Gene Jurick: On the Brink

Gene Jurick

Your Club – From the Director Mike Regennitter CELEBRATING YOU

Mike Regennitter


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