1969 MERCEDES-BENZ 280SL CONVERTIBLE - 162302Sold* at Scottsdale 2014 - Lot #1171 1969 MERCEDES-BENZ 280SL CONVERTIBLE//cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/162302/162302_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
1969 MERCEDES-BENZ 280SL CONVERTIBLE
SPORTS CARS - CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Lot #1171 - This truly original 1969 Mercedes-Benz 280SL roadster is a desirable and sought after Pagoda model that has been exceptionally maintained and serviced. Recently refinished in its original, striking color combination of Tobacco Brown with Cognac colored interior and carpet, this classic 280SL also includes a recently restored matching hardtop, nicely complemented with a matching convertible top. On the inside, the roadsters wood trim has been handsomely restored to a beautiful finish and includes features such as a Becker Europa AM/FM radio, air conditioning and gorgeous upholstery throughout. For a two seater sports car, the roadster is very spacious in the cockpit, while providing ample storage space with a roomy luggage compartment area. Mechanically, the 280SL has received a recent tune-up and full servicing by Mercedes-Benz specialists at Classic Showcase, with major systems and components being inspected and gone through. The engine head was removed and machined and new valves and related parts were installed. In addition, the roadster includes an owner's manual, spare tire, toolkit and pictorial DVD of the vehicle's restoration process performed by Classic Showcase accompanies the vehicle. This highly sought after 280SL is ready to deliver an exceptional all-weather driving experience in the fine Grand Touring tradition that Mercedes-Benz offers.
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