Mercedes-Benz of Michael Schumacher is put up for sale in Hungary

May 8, 2015 at 18:35

We know that Michael Schumacher often buy new cars and was not afraid to part with them, selling them to other motorists. One of the most successful F1 drivers of all time in 1997 has acquired Mercedes-Benz S600 with a long base. And one of the automotive portals in Hungary “surfaced” black elongated sedan, which previously owned the supposedly seven times world champion of Formula 1. The owner claims that his hands have documents confirming the ownership of the athlete of his car. Saloon for 18 years has overcome all 46500 km. It is equipped with a 394-horsepower 6.0-liter power unit V12. In its current owner wants 36,800 dollars for the car.

Mercedes-Benz of Michael Schumacher pics

Mercedes-Benz of Michael Schumacher image

Recall that Schumacher is not only owned by Mercedes-Benz, but even engaged in their assembly. So, in 2012 in the workshop of an athlete AMG took part in the assembly for the engine M 157 V8, which was then attached to the vehicle Mercedes-Benz CLS 63 AMG Shooting Brake. When assembling the 5.5-liter “eight” on the shoulders, or rather, in the hands of F1 pilot was tasked to carry out the installation of the engine pistons and cylinder heads.

Mercedes-Benz of Michael Schumacher picture

Mercedes-Benz of Michael Schumacher pics

Then, following the philosophy of the studio AMG “one man – one engine”, which requires personal responsibility master collecting engine, together with their supervising mechanic Michael left his signature on the motor nameplate to the future owner of the car I knew who to thank for the quality of the assembly of the power unit.

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