The Ultimate Car Collection #33; 1956 Mercedes-Benz 180
The Mercedes-Benz W120 was an
inline-four cylinder sedan introduced by Mercedes-Benz in 1953.
Powered initially by the company's existing 1.8 litre M136 engine,
it was sold as the Mercedes-Benz 180 until 1962.
Often referred to as Pontons the 180 &190 were the mainstay of Mercedes' lineup during their production runs. Together with the more luxurious and somewhat larger 2.2 litre inline-six cylinder Mercedes-Benz W128 220 they constituted 80% of Mercedes-Benz' production between 1953 and 1959