For Sale: 1969 Mercedes-Benz 280SL in St. Louis, Missouri

Vehicle Description


Show quality restoration by marquis specialists Huber Restorations in 2016

39,500 believed to be actual miles!

Just released from a prominent private collection

Stunning factory color combination!

Drives and performs as new

One of the last of the hand-built Mercedes-Benz Pagodas

Fitted with all options including rare factory air conditioning

Accompanied with its owner’s manual, tools, data tag, and hardtop holder

Simply one of the best examples to be found on the market today!!

Tremendous investment potential

A collector’s dream!




Options include:

Frigiking air conditioning

Power steering

Power 4-wheel disc brakes

Automatic transmission

Becker Europa radio

Heated rear glass

Both removable hardtop and soft top




The magnificent 1969 Mercedes-Benz 280SL Roadster featured here is finished in gorgeous Signal Red over a black interior and black folding convertible top. This extremely low-mile example has been the subject of a no-expense-spared restoration by Marquis specialists in 2016, including a complete engine and transmission rebuild at an astronomical cost to show quality standards. Fitted with all available options including rare factory air conditioning, automatic transmission and both hardtop and soft top. Accompanying this investment-grade Mercedes-Benz 280SL Roadster are its owner’s manual, data tag, tools, and more. We are proud to offer what we believe to be one of the very best 1969 Mercedes-Benz 280SL Roadster on the market today at an investment price, to the most demanding collector, investor, or enthusiast who aspires to own one of the best.


The 280SL Roadsters are without a doubt the sweet spot of the classic Mercedes-Benz model range. They remain attainable despite rapidly increasing values over recent years, in addition to being extremely stylish, and reliable enough to be used for pleasure on a frequent basis. The elegant and understated styling of these Roadsters, penned by designer and artist Paul Bracq, made the model a desirable accessory for young Hollywood celebrities in the late 1960s and early 1970s.



Ready to make an investment that you can actually enjoy? Classic cars have proven to be among the most resilient and rewarding investments in recent years with the Historic Automobile Group Index (HAGI) jumping 39% in 2013, 16% in 2014 and 17% in 2015 while posting gains of 467% over the last 10 years. Please contact one of our expert sales consultants for more information. They will be happy to give you a complete walk-around, supply you with a more detailed description and answer any questions you may have. Buy with confidence.


Vehicle Details

  • 1969 Mercedes-Benz 280SL
  • Listing ID: CC-1586942
  • Price: $169,900
  • Location:St. Louis, Missouri
  • Year:1969
  • Make:Mercedes-Benz
  • Model:280SL
  • Exterior Color:Signal Red
  • Interior Color:Black
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Engine Size:Inline 6
  • Odometer:39500
  • Convertible:Yes
  • Stock Number:407771
  • Trim Level:Roadster | Show quality restoration in 2016
  • VIN:11304412
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Seat Material:Leather
  • Air Conditioning:Yes
  • Power Brakes:Yes
  • Power Steering:Yes
  • Engine Condition:Running

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Sold By:
Daniel Schmitt & Co.
3455 N. Lindbergh Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63074
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