My heart is broken.
It happened the day two goons showed up and took away the bright red Mercedes-Benz 500 SL convertible, this week's test car.
At first I was skeptical. Before I so much as sat in it, I said even if I had the cash there's no
way I'd blow $100,000 on a car. How could any car be worth that much?
Before I would shell out six figures for a car, it will have to drive on water and fly.
Well guess what?
The 500 SL does in a way.
A powerful 32-valve V-8 gives the
sleek Benz an almost supersonic top speed. And a traction control system keeps the tires from losing grip on wet roads.
Driving the test car for a week had me contemplating any number of desperate scenarios.
Somehow, I... Read More