Mercedes 280SL for sale
Debuting in 1963, the Mercedes-Benz W 113, affectionately named the Pagoda, graced the automotive stage until 1971. Replacing both the 300 SL and 190 SL, this two-seat roadster/coupé garnered global admiration with its iconic design. Featuring an inline-six engine with fuel injection, lightweight aluminum components, and superb handling, the Pagoda evolved through models like the 230 SL, 250 SL, and culminated in the 280 SL. The 280 SL, introduced in 1967, marked the pinnacle of the Pagoda's journey. With its M130 engine, it became a comfortable grand tourer.
Interior: Step into the well-preserved interior of this 1969 Mercedes 280SL Pagoda, where originality meets timeless elegance. The brown seats, a perfect complement to the light ivory exterior, create a warm and inviting atmosphere. All of the interior's small intricate chrome details are in excellent condition, showcasing the care this classic Mercedes has been shown throughout its years. The originality of the interior adds a touch of nostalgia and truly sets it apart from the majority of other Pagodas that have been fully restored.
Exterior: Admire the exterior, in the charming light ivory hue, the perfect vintage white. The car has had partial work done to its paint job over the years. Today, the paint is not perfect but definitely representable. Chrome accents and exterior details, which there are a lot of on a Mercedes 280sl Pagoda, are in great condition. The car has a brown soft top in great condition and it also comes with a brown hardtop, offering versatility and style for any driving occasion.
Engine and Mechanics: Beneath the hood lies the 2,8-liter Mercedes 6-cylinder, 170hp engine paired with a responsive 4-speed transmission. Mechanically, the car runs superbly, promising a smooth and engaging driving experience. The engine bay of the car is in excellent condition giving you pride when opening the hood at car meets. The Mercedes 280SL Pagoda embodies the perfect blend of classic design and reliable performance.
History and Documentation: This Mercedes 280SL Pagoda boasts a rich history, having been sold new in Sweden and remaining there throughout its storied life. The car comes with extensive documentation, including service invoices and old MOT papers, providing a comprehensive record of its journey through time. The meticulous documentation attests to the care and attention this classic has received, making it a unique find for enthusiasts seeking a well-documented piece of automotive history.
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What makes this Mercedes special?
- Sold new in Sweden
- Good documentation