1968 MERCEDES-BENZ 280SL CABRIOLET - 125840Sold* at Palm Beach 2012 - Lot #374.4 1968 MERCEDES-BENZ 280SL CABRIOLEThttps://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/125840/125840_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
1968 MERCEDES-BENZ 280SL CABRIOLET
Palm Beach 2012
LUXURY CARS - CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Lot #374.4 - Beautiful red example of the classic Pagoda 280 SL. Original six cylinder 2.8 Liter 180hp engine with fuel injection mated with a 4-speed automatic transmission. 193ft/lbs of torque at 4,500rpm. Body is very nice with a repaint being done about 5 years ago. Brand new tex interior completed in Cognac which accents the red paint beautifully, new carpet, new tan top, new dash and console wood, chrome and trim pieces are all excellent. Have records going back to early 1980s. Hard top is in excellent condition. Many new mechanical parts including water pump, crank seal, chrome upgraded wheels, wooden Nardi Wheel, polished valve cover, new air conditioning compressor, trunk mat, new belts, new brakes, chassis sprayed with POR 15 rust preventive coating. Starts right up runs very smooth and shifts nice. Comes with original owner's manuals.
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