Escrito por: concesur el 24 abril, 2012

La historia del Mercedes-Benz SL ha quedado inmortalizada en 60 años de producciones de Hollywood. Con un pasado y un repertorio cinematográfico de envergadura, no es de extrañar que el SL se convirtiera en el favorito de las estrellas de la época y dejara una huella perdurable en la cultura popular. Entre sus conductores famosos se cuentan Sofía Loren, Alfred Hitchcock, Grace Kelly, Kirk Douglas, John Travolta, John Lennon, Picasso, Steve Jobs y Kate Moss.


300 SL Gullwing (1954 – 1957)
The Screaming Skull, A Stranger in My Arms, Roadracers, On the Beach, Love Is a Ball, Gone in 60 Seconds, The Betsy, The Junkman, The Flamingo Kid, Cannonball Run II, Mr. Destiny, The Rookie, Batman Forever, The Glimmer Man, Money Talks, Batman & Robin, The Game, Charlie’s Angels, The Life and Death of Peter Sellers, Father of Invention, The Green Hornet, The Simpsons.

190 SL Roadster (1955 – 1963)
High Society, Hot Cars, The Girl Can’t Help It, Stakeout on Dope Street, The Shaggy Dog, Girls Town, Never Steal Anything Small, Portrait in Black, G.I. Blues, Goodbye Again, The Choppers, By Love Possessed, The Thrill of It All, The Family Jewels, Agent for H.A.R.M., House of Cards, Bullitt, Body Fever, Play Misty for Me, Executive Action, The Laughing Policeman, In God We Tru$t, Five Heartbeats, French Kiss, Casino, The Ice Storm, Kojak, Starsky and Hutch, The A-Team.

300 SL Roadster (1957 – 1963)
Pillow Talk, It started with a Kiss, Portrait in Black, High Time, Cinderfella, The Lost World, Flower Drum Song, 1A Majority of One, Parrish, Love Is a Ball, Viva Las Vegas, What a Way to Go, Munster, Go Home!, The Gumball Rally, Quiz Show, Charlie’s Angels, Knight Rider.

SL Pagoda (1963 – 1971)
Die! Die! My Darling, I’ll Take Sweden, Arabesque, The Singing Nun, Barefoot in the Park, Two for the Road, Caprice, Nobody Runs Forever, The Shoes of the Fisherman, The Wrecking Crew, The Million Dollar Duck, Shampoo, Breaking Away, 10, Body Double, Top Gun, Intersection, Killing Me Softly, Life or Something Like it, The Sum of All Fears, Second Nature, The Door in the Floor, Starsky & Hutch, Cannon, Kojak.

SL Roadster – Series R 107 (1971 – 1989)
Charley Varrick, California Suite, American Gigolo, Caddyshack, S.O.B., Max Dugan Returns, Never Say Never Again (James Bond 007), Beverly Hills Cop, Tightrope, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2, Barfly, Beverly Hills Cop II, Some Kind of Wonderful, A Fish called Wanda, Beaches, K-9, Police Academy 6: City Under Siege, Lionheart, The Rookie, L.A. Story, Delirious, Straight Talk, 1Passenger 57, The Bodyguard, Casino, Hollow Man, Gone in Sixty Seconds, Jackass: The Movie, In her Shoes, No Strings Attached, Starsky & Hutch, Dallas, Hart to Hart, The A-Team, Miami Vice, CSI: Miami, Everybody Hates Chris.

SL Roadster – Series R 129 (1989 – 2001)
The Rookie, The Doctor, Jungle Fever, Iron Maze, Problem Child 2, Dutch, Beastmaster 2: Through the Portal of Time, Father of the Bride, The Lawnmower Man, The Player, Passenger 57, Death Becomes Her, Another Stakeout, For Love or Money, Falling Down, Hot Shots! Part Deux, Addams Family Values, Mother’s Boys, Major League II, The Immortals, Fled, Liar Liar, Metro, The Gingerbread Man, Kissing a Fool, Bowfinger, Mumford, Magnolia, Dude, Where’s My Car?, Scream 3, The Animal, Heartbreakers, The Princess Diaries, Landspeed, Intolerable Cruelty, Hitch, What Just Happened?, Beverly Hills 90210, Melrose Place.

SL Roadster – Series R 230 (2001 – 2011)
Die Another Day (James Bond 007), Something’s Gotta Give, Bruce Almighty, S.W.A.T., Two for the Money, Goal!, 7 Seconds, Rush Hour 3, Knocked Up, Redline, The Bucket List, Jumper, What Just Happened?, The Burning Plain, The Uninvited, Solitary Man, 2012, Get him to the Greek, Bad Teacher, Flypaper, The Reunion, Setup, CSI: Miami, Everybody Hates Chris, Melrose Place.
Fuente: mb.mercedes-benz.com