1969 was the second year of the "New Generation" of upscale
Mercedes-Benz known as the S-class. The traditional handcrafted
quality of the Mercedes-Benz along with the superior engineering
put this automobile in a class by its self.
This 1969 Mercedes-Benz 280 SE Sedan is finished in its original
color of dark brown/copper exterior with a dark brown MB-Tex
interior. The exterior of the car presents well with an older
repaint which although starting to show some wear as indicated in
the pictures but remains to be a solid everyday driver. The
coordinating dark brown interior appears to be mainly original and
is in exceptional condition for its age with no excessive wear. The
steering wheels has some cracking but nothing unexpected from a car
of this vintage.
Our example of the Mercedes-Benz 280 SE is a unique and desirable
car as it was ordered with a manual four speed transmission. The
lack of factory air conditioning and radio would also appear to be
Having recently undergone an extensive mechanical re-fresh this 280
SE is ready to drive and enjoy the sporty feel of the 4-speed
manual transmission packaged in an upscale vintage S-class
This vehicle is physically located in Swampscott Massachusetts.