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Mercedes S-Class W140: The greatest S-Class of them all?

Autocar Logo By Richard Bremner of Autocar | Slide 1 of 8: Most cars must end their lives at some point, but there’s still something faintly amazing about seeing a car as heroically indomitable as this S-Class laid to waste.

Mercedes S-Class W140

It was the wheeled technological wonder of 1991 but not so long ago I saw one at the bottom of a stack of scrap cars, and another mouldering on a roadside verge.

Most cars must end their lives at some point, but there’s still something faintly amazing about seeing a car as heroically indomitable as this S-Class laid to waste.

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