The Mercedes-Benz 190 is a vehicle in the W121 series saloon and sports cars (190 SL) of the upper middle class, was built from 1956. The vehicle was powered by a 75 hp engine, which could reach a top speed of 140 km / hr. From 1958 to 1959, a version was sold as diesels, the 50 hp 120 km / h were good. From 1962, the model of the new W110 and W113 has been replaced and is at the present time a wanted classic cars. The model designation Mercedes-Benz 190 took the Stuttgart Group again at the beginning of the 80s in order to provide the very successful BMW 3 Series an adequate counterpart can. The colloquial " Baby Benz " was built in its construction as a Mercedes-Benz 190 until 1993, where he has been replaced by the new C-Class (W202). Innovative was the 190 single-arm with lifting mechanism, which could wipe the windscreen with rain very effective in Mercedes-Benz. Especially the fuel-efficient diesel models in the Mercedes-Benz 190 were often sold - for the Mercedes-Benz 190 different engines were offered for the new cars. At the present time, the Mercedes-Benz 190 classic cars are still on the streets than go.