The Mercedes-Benz 300SL is a classic sports car that was produced from 1954 to 1963. It is well-known for both its racing history and its unusual gullwing doors. It is a vehicle that stands for hope, brilliance, and beauty. A 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine with direct fuel injection and 215 horsepower and 203 lb-ft of torque powered the original gullwing coupe (1954–1957). The gullwing coupe (1954–1957) had a 0–60 mph time of 8.5 seconds and a top speed of 161 mph.