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Rumormill: Mercedes-Benz SLR Stirling Moss roadster

by Drew Phillips (RSS feed) on Dec 18th, 2008 at 5:01PM

We've seen quite a few spy photos of a lightweight speedster variant of the McLaren SLR supercar, but up until now we didn't know exactly what Mercedes-Benz had in store for us. Thanks to Dutch magazine AutoVisie and a scanner-wielding member of, we now have a few more rendering and a possible name: Stirling Moss.The legendary British racecar driver won his first F1 Grand Prix in a Mercedes-Benz, and famously won the 1955 Mille Miglia in record time piloting a 300 SLR. The car to bear his name features a nearly identical version of the supercharged V8 in the standard SLR,... Read More

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