The 5 Best Roads

These roads from around the world are dangerous, beautiful and you must drive them at least once in your life

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You just picked up that shiny new AMG Mercedes model and want to know where you can break it in.  We’re here to help.  Forget over-congested freeways, forget  country roads with debilitatingly slow speed limits.  Think bigger.  Think global.  Here are five of the world’s best roads (see gallery below), all of which are the perfect proving grounds for your shiny new AMG.  We like to think of it as your must-drive bucket list – roads that epitomize driving euphoria.

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Highway 1 – Big Sur

01. Highway 1 – Big Sur

Driving Big Sur will take you along the coast for 123 miles and will be one of the top drives of your life. The historic route starts in Monterey and winds its way along Pacific Coast cliffs, takes you past legendary sites like the Hearst Castle, and eventually makes its way to Morro Bay.

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