The Mercedes-Benz W196R won nine of 12 Grands Prix it contested and is one of the most successful racing cars of all-time.
Austria Post issued a motion stamp to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the "Vienna, Technical Museum" on 17th March, 2009. The stamp carries the picture of the Mercedes Silver Arrow car which is one of the exhibits at this museum.
The W196R, the legendary Silver Arrow series has won various Grand Prix competitions. Last year (2013) one of these cars sold in an auction for US$29,650,095.