Advanced Features Of The V12 Mercedes Maybach Zeppelin Luxury…

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Maybach DS7 Zeppelin

The Heritage Of The Mercedes Maybach Luxury Auto Name-Plate

The Maybach Zeppelin brand of Mercedes ownership and prestige has a and pedigree that goes all the way to the pre-war era of the roaring 1920’s and depression of the 1930’s. The classic Zeppelin of that time was a highly engineered luxury with an ultra powerful V12 known for its use in the high tech of its time – used exclusively as Zeppelin dirigible engines.

Yet when Maybach presented his twelve-cylinder car in 1929, he proudly it known that it was his extensive of aero-engines which had directly the V12 so many progressive and technologically automotive features in his new highly fine luxury motor A statement made by the Maybach spokesperson at the time reflected “Among the cars that the primary needs of top speed, comfort and utmost safety, the 12 cylinder is indisputably regarded as the indeed. The name Zeppelin that the Maybach twelve-cylinder, propels the Graf Zeppelin was a prototype which we use in this

The first cars of this new – the six cylinder vehicles remained in simultaneously still, were designated DS7. The moniker stood for “Double Seven When the displacement of the engine was from 6962 to 7922 cc in the designation was suitably amended to DS8 and the Zeppelin became the “machine’s” nom-de-guerre.

Maybach DS7 Zeppelin

With a bore and stroke of 86 mm x 100 mm, the DS7 150 bhp (boiler horse power) at a 2800 rpm. With the enlarged to 92 mm, but the stroke retained, the DS8 boasted a mighty 200 bhp at 3,000

A single camshaft position in the 60-degree inclined banks the valves by levers and tappets, the camshaft was equipped with a damper and the light alloy were of the then-popular Nelson-Bohnelite Fuel supply to the engine was by two Solex carburetors and the highest of its time 12-volt battery and ignition (most auto systems at that time still were based on 6 and 6 volt battery systems) at that point in time and technologies to have fully timing adjustment and adjustments.

Hence its no accident of time and history that even Maybach’s most well mechanical contributions and pedigree as an engine manufacturer providing its and advanced technologies to the airspace and the Graf Zeppelins power – and even though the classic Zeppelin produced and sold no than 300 of the 1920- 1930 era cars that the moniker. marks and name plates acquired by Mercedes Benz for the use of and of a most high end line-up of automobile products.

Maybach DS7 Zeppelin
Maybach DS7 Zeppelin

Maybach DS7 Zeppelin
Maybach DS7 Zeppelin

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