To commemorate Mercedes-Benz’s momentous victory at the 1955 “Mille Miglia,” the German automobile manufacturer presents a special edition “Mille Miglia 417″ of both the SL 400 and the SL 500. As a nod to the win at one of the world’s most famous races, the “417” designated in the name represents the winning car’s race number. The design of the Special Edition meets high aesthetic standards and underscores its spirit with stylish red highlights. Red is the color of the lip on the front spoiler, and a red trim strip on the rear spoiler contrasts with the matte carbon. The Special Edition “Mille Miglia 417″ comes as standard with a magnetite black metallic paint finish. Optionally the two designo night black magno and designo cashmere white magno matte paint finishes or the designo diamond white bright shiny paintwork are also available. The limited edition SL 400 boasts 333 horsepower, while the SL 500 notches 455.