493 HP
516 LB-FT
Curb Weight
4317 LB
Rear Wheel Drive
Engine Size
5.4 L
Transmission Type
MPG (City/Highway)
15 MPG

This is the Mercedes that I drove from New York to Los Angeles in 28 hours 50 minutes on October 19-20, 2013 setting a new Cannonball Record. It is equipped with: Valentine 1 Radar/Laser Detector x 2 Passport/Escort Radar/Laser Detector & Diffuser Laser Interceptor Laser Diffuser/Jammer 2 x Garmin GPS Units with XM Traffic 3 x iPhone Cradles with Chargers iPad Cradle and Charger Satellite Tracking Device Uniden Police Scanner with GPS & Radio Antenna Cobra 29 CB Radio with K40 Antenna Toll passes for the pertinent areas 2 x 2 Gallon Auxiliary Fuel Cells with Transfer Pumps Custom Switch Panel with kill switch for rear lights, fuel pump control, power to all devices, Passport & LI Controls Power Inverter with Outlets in Center Console Full Size Spare Fire Extinguisher Full Size Hydraulic Jack Cooler A few things that we won’t talk about here!

Discuss this build

[]Ed Bolian

Thank you. It was a lot of fun.

[]Connor McRae

Its a pretty cool record to have. Good effort man.

[]Chris Nicholas

Oh my god, it just clicked your the one that has the cannonball record...holy shit!

[]Ed Bolian

That is me. Thanks for the comment!

[]Ed Bolian

Haha. Thanks. It is much more famous than any of my other cars!

[]Nathanael Jones

Hey! I recognize this one!

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