For Sale: 1969 Mercedes-Benz 280SL in O'Fallon, Illinois

Vehicle Description

Gateway Classic Cars is proud to present this elegant 3 owner 1969 Mercedes-Benz 280SL roadster is finished in its original olive-green paint with a saddle leather interior. The Mercedes-Benz 280sl (model W113) is a two-seat roadster/coupe, introduced in 1968, and produced from 1968 through 1971. It replaced the 250 SL. Of the 23,885 W113 280 SLs produced, more than half were sold in the US. The comparatively short and wide chassis, combined with an excellent suspension, powerful brakes, and radial tires gave the W 113 superb handling for its time. The styling of the front, with its characteristic upright headlights and simple chrome grille, dominated by the large three-pointed star in the nose panel, paid homage to the then already legendary 300 SL roadster. This 280SL with both hard top and soft-top are in excellent condition. A highly desirable classic this Mercedes convertible is in good condition throughout and runs and drives excellent, especially considering it is a survivor! The very rare option Becker AM/FM radio and even the clock work as they should. With The top down summer days will be enjoyed in comfort and style. The saddle leather interior is plush with no cracks anywhere along with the brown carpet; the interior is as nice as the day it rolled out of the factory. The bonnet, trunk lid, door skins and tonneau cover were made of aluminum from the factory to reduce weight. The original beautiful dark green paint is good quality and the color really stands out in a crowd. This classic Mercedes roadster retains its original configuration with its extremely straight body panels, excellent bright work, character, and charm. It all adds up to the perfect vintage roadster for showing, driving, and admiring. W113 Chassis Mercedes SL values are currently on the rise and this is a great opportunity to add an outstanding, Well maintained example to your garage. The options on this 1969 Mercedes-Benz 280SL includes: Power Steering, Power Brakes, Hub Caps, Radial Tires, seat belts, leather interior, removable Hard Top, Manual Soft Convertible Top. To view this elegant 1969 Mercedes-Benz 280SLin greater detail, including a HD video, please visit or our Louisville showroom. For more info on this 1969 Mercedes-Benz 280SL please call (812-)294-1555 or email [email protected] See more

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-1341742
  • Price:$79,500
  • Location:O'Fallon, Illinois
  • Year:1969
  • Make:Mercedes-Benz
  • Model:280SL
  • Exterior Color:Forest Green
  • Interior Color:Saddle
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:46641
  • Stock Number:LOU2084
  • VIN:GCCLOU2084

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