Day 123 – The Queen Among Cars

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The Symbol of Luxury

Did you know that Mercedes was named after a business man’s daughter and it first represented  a racing team and not  the car itself??  Click  here to read the interesting story behind the name Mercedes and the world renown three pointed symbol.

Linked to Thursday Challenge (VEHICLES (Trucks, Motorcycles, Cards, Buses, Bicycles,…))

12 Comments Add yours

  1. Loved the way you took this shot. 🙂 Nice.

    1. Pheno Menon says:

      thought of picturing the Mercedes in another way 🙂

  2. Linnea says:

    I love the name Mercedes! The car is nice too but a little to pricey for my tastes! Great shot.

  3. Minoeskja says:

    Wow, what a good picture!!

  4. PNA says:

    no other word comes to the mind… Beeeeeeeeeeautiful 🙂 love your taste and sense Menon 🙂

    1. Pheno Menon says:

      Thank you 🙂 I wish it was mine though 😉

  5. LegalMist says:

    Interesting. When I was a kid, there was a girl named Mercedes in my class. I always assumed she was named after the car and that her parents must be materialistic yuppies. But apparently they were just better informed than I was about names and their origins.

  6. Josy says:

    Whoa. What a unique perspective!

  7. Theys Roland says:

    Very good photo!
    I thank you for your participation on the new challenge.
    http://www.7days-photos.0rg.fr/

  8. Leora says:

    Now that says drive me!

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