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#1 Old 08-30-2016
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Hi, I am BikerBob from Boston, Massachusetts USA. My car is 2002 SLK 320, Magma Red. It just passed the 50,000 mile mark and is like new. My last Mercedes was a 1950 170S.
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Hi, welcome from Barrhead, Scotland.

No doubt one of our mods will be along to officially welcome you, but in the mean time ....

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Hi BikerBob, and welcome to SLKWorld.com from the UK Midlands - Thanks for joining us!

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If you live in Northern California you can join us for a drive. We meet monthly for drives, road trips lunches. Feel free to call me or email me and I can add you to our email list. I always post events under California here on SLKWORLD.
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Welcome from Wirral, England.

If the 'Biker' is indicative of your other love, you've come to the right place.

Many SLK owning bikers here.

A kind of petrolheads 'ham and eggs'
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Welcome from the other Portland, Portland, Oregon. Enjoy the forum and the top down driving.
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If the 'Biker' is indicative of your other love, you've come to the right place.



Many SLK owning bikers here.



A kind of petrolheads 'ham and eggs'


My family and I owned bicycle and motorcycle businesses over the past 80+ years. I am a serious 2-wheel guy.


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