In light of the fact that the Mercedes Gullwings are attempting to recreate the race from years ago I thought it might be a good time to remind them about an event they might not want to reenact.
One of the most expensive crashes ever recorded in racing history took place in La Carrera Panamericana? It was the Mercedes Benz SL 300 Gullwing pictured below. These cars are valued at almost a million dollars. The piloto of this car took on La Carrera Panamericana and lost.