Mercedes-AMG GT: Gallery of Mercedes sports cars

Mercedes has a long and illustrious history of sports cars - here's a gallery of past masters

The Mercedes-AMG GT offers stunning looks and promises thunderous performance, but it’s far from the first sports car the German maker has offered over the years.

While Mercedes was often better-known for restrained luxury than high performance, it still has an enviable roster of sports cars throughout its history. We’ve compiled a gallery of its road-going highlights – both open-topped and closed-roof – from the last century or so.

From the SSK roadster of 1928 to this year’s AMG GT, these are probably the most significant models. If you could have just one, and a road to use it on, which would you choose?

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