Originally posted by Brasilia Driver
I believe those markings indicate maximum speed in the corresponding gear. One "dash" = max speed in first, etc. . .
I may be wrong, but my theory seems to work.
Please read my post right through. I know what the maximum speed in each gear marks are. The photo is reproduced from a previous post regarding that.
What I am asking is what the shading between 50 and 60 is for?
107.023: 350SLC, 3-speed auto, icon gold, parchment MBtex (sold 2012 after 29 years ownership).
107.026: 500SLC, 4-speed auto, thistle green, green velour.
124.090: 300TE, 4-speed auto, arctic white, cream-beige MBtex.
201.028: 190E 2.3 Sportline, 5-speed manual, arctic white, blue leather.
201.028: 190E 2.3, 4-speed auto, blue-black, grey MBtex.
201.034: 190E 2.3-16, 5-speed manual, blue-black, black leather.