Supercharged Cars

  • Stuttgart, Sep 20, 2021 - More charge-air pressure meant better performance: one hundred years ago, Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft (DMG) presented the first two production-ready Mercedes passenger cars with engines fitted with a switchable Roots supercharger.
  • Stuttgart, Feb 2, 2009 - <b>March 1934:</b> Two new – and very different – Mercedes models were displayed at the Berlin Motor Show in March 1934. One was the 130, Mercedes-Benz's first production car with a rear-mounted four-cylinder engine. The other was the 500 K, an imposing, elegant sports car with supercharged eight-cylinder engine.