Mercedes-Benz - 170 S A Cabriolet - NO RESERVE - 1950

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Mercedes-Benz - 170 S A Cabriolet - NO RESERVE - 1950
Located in: Netherlands - with Dutch registration - 102 km - 1 - Concourse condition: excellent and original condition

Do not miss this opportunity and become the new owner of this very unique Mercedes Convertible! This is an auction WITHOUT RESERVE PRICE.

The '170 S' was introduced at the IAA in Hanover in 1949. Still based on the prewar models but improved in many respects. Production of this model took place between May 1949 and February 1955.
What’s noticeable compared to the V-series is the position of the spare wheel. It was no longer on the boot lid, but neatly stowed in the boot.

The list of variations on the four-door saloon was almost endless. For example, two different convertible versions were included in the delivery programme (the 170 SA & the 170 SB).

Production of the '170 S' ended in 1955, after which the 180 series (W120 pontoon) took on the role of volume model.

There were 106,927 units built of the Mercedes W136, but only 830 Mercedes 170 S A convertibles were made (between 1949 and 1951) of which only a small number remain. This makes the Mercedes 170 S A a very unique collectible car. The 170 S A was the most exclusive Mercedes from the W136 line.

This car is in excellent condition since the recently completed restoration. Restored to a high standard in Sweden. Checked and perfected in great detail. In addition to the complete exterior, the engine, gearbox, suspension, rear axle, brakes, etc, were completely checked. 4-cylinder, side valve petrol engine. Only 102 km driven since the restoration. Extensive documentation of the restoration is available.

Perfect for in a collection due to is good condition, it’s also good to drive with it. Guaranteed value stability with the potential for appreciation, especially for a car in this condition with such low production numbers.

So don't wait too long and seize this opportunity to become the owner of this wonderful classic, a dream come true for all Mercedes fans.

Technical information:

Mercedes-Benz - 170 S A convertible - 1950

Brand: Mercedes-Benz
Type: W136 170S A Convertible
Year of manufacture: 1950
Colour: Green
Engine and power: 1.8L Inline 4, 51 HP (Matching numbers)
Fuel: Petrol
Transmission: Manual transmission
Odometer reading: 00,102 kilometres
Number of keys: 2
Margin: Yes, it’s a Dutch margin car
Registration: Dutch registration number and a valid Dutch Periodic Vehicle Inspection (no expiration date due to its age)
VIN: 13604211103

OPTIONS:
- Chrome-plated exhaust tip(s)
- Chrome-plated front bumper
- Chrome-plated grille
- Chrome-plated hubcaps
- Chrome-plated mirrors
- Chrome-plated rear bumper
- Foldable soft top
- Complete spare wheel
- Leather upholstery
- Leather seats
- Whitewall tyres

The car can be viewed and picked up in Schiedam, the Netherlands. All technical inspections, test drives, and viewings are possible prior to placing a bid. You may contact the auctioneer in case you have any questions.

Lot details
Brand
Mercedes-Benz
Model Type
170 S A Cabriolet - NO RESERVE
Year
1950
Located in
Netherlands
Body style
Cabriolet / convertible
Mileage reading
102 km
Registration papers
with Dutch registration
Transmission
Manual
Fuel
Petrol
Colour
Green
Horse Power
51
Condition (Overall)
1 - Concourse condition: excellent and original condition
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