Being offered in our Detroit showroom is an absolutely beautiful example of the ultimate performance/luxury car from 1979. This pristine 1979 Mercedes-Benz 450SL Roadster has been meticulously cared for and maintained over its 38 year life. Dressed in a stunning gloss black paint job that is accented perfectly by the tan leather interior, this Mercedes is ready for a cruise on any sunny day. The lowering of the top is done with ease just is if the car was still brand new. As a matter of fact with only 73,520 miles on the odometer, you can't get much closer to factory brand new from an original 1979 car. Powering this exotic roadster is a 275 cubic inch V8 that produces 180 horsepower and 220 ft lbs of torque giving it a great pick up speed. This loaded 1979 450SL Roadster is ready for any collector, exotic car enthusiast, or simply anybody who wants to drop the top and feel all of the luxury and performance that only a Mercedes-Benz can deliver. There were only 66,298 450SL Roadsters built spanning from 1971-1980, 1979 production year had only 8,184 produced. Options on this car include; power windows, power locks, power steering, automatic transmission, AM/FM radio, clock, seat belts, leather interior, cruise control, and air conditioning. This is collection worthy car and is extremely well documented, don't miss your chance to own this beautiful roadster! For more information including over 100 HD pictures and video please visit www.gatewayclassiccars.com or call one of our friendly staff at 313-982-3100.