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Hinged at the top so as to swing upward. Used of a type of automobile door.
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Racing driver Bernd Schneider skilfully drove the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL 'Gullwing' for the Swiss watchmaking company on the route from Langwies to Arosa at the 15th edition of the hill climb event.
Hoffman was a driving force behind the car that cemented the identity of Mercedes-Benz in America: the iconic 300SL Gullwing.
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It features newly designed frameless gullwing doors made from CFRP, as are the windscreen frame and the side skirts.
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The DeLorean's silver gullwing door design was immortalised by the 1985 Hollywood film starring Michael J Fox a few years after the collapse of the original manufacturing firm in Northern Ireland.
The TONGHAND hydraulic attachment's patented rotation arms, gullwing design and integral TongVise[TM] are controlled by a single operator inside any 30-ton excavator.
The time machine created out of a DeLorean gullwing car was a stroke of genius - as it both summed up the 80s and added a touch of futuristic glamour to the film.
Despite the crowd-pleasing gullwing doors, other exotic supercar rivals have more exclusive looks, especially inside.