Mercedes-Benz Classic to partake in Youngtimer Trophy racing series
Mercedes-Benz Classic to partake in Youngtimer Trophy racing series to be held in 2013 with a model built specially for the purpose. Dunlop FHR Endurance Cup features the MB 220 SE vehicle.
The Youngtimer classic racing series is organized by the FHR, which is made up of a group of avid racing enthusiasts promoting racing traditions from yesteryears. The Mercedes-Benz 220 SE is a 2-door sedan powered by a M127 engine with 2195 cc of displacement and capable of producing power of 120 PS. Since the first season of this racing event the number of competitors has gone up considerably from 35 in the first season to 300 in 2005.
Vehicles that were built up to 1988 are eligible for this competition which aims to infuse a traditional car racing scene within today’s generation. Competitors can jostle for points in the endurance, rally, and circuit race disciplines which will be held during the event.