Do not miss out on this opportunity and become the new owner of this beautiful and timeless classic Mercedes! This is a NO RESERVE auction.
Of this Mercedes-Benz convertible in 1971 only 830 pieces were produced It is a rare late production number, 23488 of in total 23885 produced Mercedes 280SLs, at the end of February 1971 the production of the 280SL was stopped. 1971 is the most sought after and by far rarest year of Mercedes pagoda.
This Mercedes is in a neat condition. The car starts straight away and idles nicely at 800 RPM and brakes properly. The car is in the original Blue Metallic (paint code 387H) lacquer but does have various traces of use and crackle in the lacquer as is to be expected in a car of 48 years, to get the car back in nice condition again in the future it should be resprayed. The interior still is in good condition as visible in the pictures. The original manual is also still present.
What makes this pagoda also unique is the original (Matching numbers) engine and automatic gearbox.
So, do not miss out on this opportunity and become the new owner of this timeless classic Mercedes convertible!
Hereby, the information concerning the car:
Mercedes-Benz 280SL "Pagode" (Roadster) convertible - 1971 (matching numbers)
Type: 280SL "Pagoda" Roadster (Convertible)
Year of production: 1971
Colour: Blue Metallic (paint code 387H) (original)
Engine and power: 2778 cc - M 130 E28 195 HP (Matching numbers)
Transmission: Automatic transmission (Matching numbers)
Odometer reading: 12823 miles
Number of keys: 6
Margin: Yes (already imported into the Netherlands, VAT and import duties are paid in full)
Registration: USA title and EU import document
Chassis number: 11304412023488
- Removeable hardtop
- Frigiking air conditioning
- Leather interior
- Power brakes
- Sanyo radio/cassette player
- Folding soft-top
- Chrome-plated bumpers
- Chrome-plated mirror
- Chrome-plated exhaust tips
- Complete spare wheel (matching)
- Original manual
- Some welding to front bottom (see photos)
- very late and much sought after production number (1971)
The car can be viewed and picked up in Schiedam, the Netherlands.
- Model Type
- 280 SL (W113)
- Located in
- Body style
- Cabriolet / convertible
- Mileage reading
- 12823 mi
- Registration papers
- with American registration
- 3 - Good condition: visible signs of wear and general aging
- Blue Metallic (paint code 387H)
- Horse Power
- Cubic capacity