The Mercedes-Benz W123 was launched in 1976 and sales quickly surpassed those of its predecessor, the W114. The W123 went on to become the most successful Mercedes, selling 2.7 million cars. This book explores the life of this highly regarded executive car from its initial evolution, development and production to the creation of new models and its success in motorsport.
Design and Development
First-Series Saloons, 1976-1979
The Later Saloons, 1979-1985
The Coupés, 1977-1985
The T-Series Estates, 1978-1985
LWB Saloons and "Platforms"
The 123 Series in North America
The 123 Series in Motorsport
Buying and Owning a 123-Series Mercedes
Appendices: Production Statistics Vehicle Number Sequences The Mercedes 123 in China
Buch, Hardcover, 22 x 26,5 cm, 176 Seiten, 200 farbige und 40 s/w-Abbildungen, englischer Text