Mercedes-Benz To Revive The “Dictator Ship”

Posted on February 15, 2015

The original Pullman 600, launched by Mercedes-Benz at the Frankfurt auto show in 1963, was over 6 meters long and had a top speed of 200 kilometers per hour (124 mph).

It gained notoriety as a "dictator ship" because it proved so popular with autocrats including Uganda's Idi Amin, Romania's Nicolae Ceaucescu, and Yugoslavia's Josip Broz Tito.

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