Mercedes-Benz 260D 1936


Mercedes-Benz 260D 1936


Mercedes-Benz 260D 1936

  • Origin Germany
  • Engine 2,545 cc, straight-four
  • Top speed 60 mph (97 km/h)

Claimed to be the first production car with a diesel engine, the 260D was durable but rather slow and noisy. However, the diesel engine was a sign of things to come.