Car has been sold
Dark Burgundy 1969 Mercedes Benz 280 SL convertible with both new soft top and factory hardtop. This deep dark burgundy car looks like a dark glass of merlot wine, but shimmers in the sunlight. This a low mileage car with smooth running 2.8L inline six cylinder engine and four speed automatic transmission. This finely engineered German sports car runs and drives like the day it was new with a heavy and tight feel. Excellent fit and finish as you would expect from a car of this calibre. Equipped with air conditioning for those hot days. Very nice original chrome and stainless trim. Very rare to find an SL in this original condition that has had exceptional care.
: Very nice Deep Burgundy paint that has great shine The door, hood and trunk jamb are cleanly painted as well Very nice original chrome and stainless trim Both hardtop and soft top (soft top is brand new).
: Very nice original black bucket seat interior Nicely preserved wood trim Clear instrumentation with complete tach and gauges Upgraded stereo with additional speakers
: Clean and tidy engine compartment that looks as original Great running 2778 cc 2.8 L inline 6 cylinder engine Power steering and power brakes 4 speed automatic transmission
: Super solid and intact, no rust.
THIS CAR HAS HAD ALL RECENT SERVICES PROVIDED BY "STAR MOTORS", THE PREEMINENT CLASSIC MERCEDES BENZ
SERVICE AND REPAIR SHOP IN THE CAROLINAS.
Recent repairs include:
-New Power Steering Front Pump Seal
-New Rear Shocks
-New Soft Cover Convertible Top
-All new weatherstripping around windows and top
Interior Color:Black Leather
Price: $75,000 negotiable