55 years ago: SL Roadster W113 “Pagoda” premiere in Geneva
The Mercedes-Benz 230 SL (W 113) took over from the 300 SL and 190 SL models
Roof shape earned the model series its nickname
Sports car with luxury-class genes
Last “Newsletter” about the SL Roadster Class W113
“Pagoda SL”, Types 230 SL - 280 SL (W 113), 1963 - 1971, a legend during its lifetime The Geneva Motor Show in March 1963 became the scene of a remarkable debut which was widely covered in the media: With the Type 230 SL Daimler-Benz presented a new sports car which...