Mercedes-Benz 350SL 4.5L 450SL White/Blue 2 Owners 3DAY SALE Euro 500 RARE SL
- Location: Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States
- Make: Mercedes-Benz
- Model: 300-Series
- SubModel: 350SL
- Type: U/K
- Trim: Base
- Year: 1973
- Mileage: 91,213
- VIN: 10704412013760
- Color: White
- Engine size: 4.5L 4520CC 276Cu. In. V8 GAS SOHC Naturally Aspirated
- Number of cylinders: 8
- Fuel: Gasoline
- Transmission: Automatic
- Drive type: U/K
- Interior color: Blue
- Vehicle Title: Clear
1973 Mercedes-Benz 300-Series Base description
You are looking at a RARE and sought out classic Mercedes SL
What makes 1973 Model so special to collectors is that 1973 was the last year of Small Euro Bumpers being fitted on US-Spec R107 SLâ€™sâ€¦1974 onward US models were fitted with less attractive big US spec safety bumpers, and power robbing emission controls! 1972 Had manual only windows, while power windows was a new available option for 1973 on SL's. 1973 Mercedes began calling the 350SL, the 450SL (due to the 4.5L motor size they used inboth cars)
Production date build 6 (June)/1973, making it one of the last 1973 R107SL's built beforethe 1974 change in US Specification & emission restrictions lowering HP
Very Early Car, Imported NEW for North America! Books and Manuals and Service booklet maintained from DAY , Stamped!
Comes with Two tops, Very Nice Soft top, Clear plastic and no rips & its Matching Dark Blue Hardtop with Storage Stand!
ONE FAMILY OWNER, PASSED ONTO THE NEPHEW WHO WAS A MERCEDES BENZ TECHNICIAN HIMSELF !
It has been very well maintained. It is an amazing looking and performing car with low original miles.
NO RUST IN DOORS, FLOORS, SILLS OR ROCKERS! SOLID
Small Euro chrome bumpers in excellent condition front and back. Fronts have the hard to find under-bumper Cat eye turn signals
Bumper Rubber in very good shape, no cracking or splits
Wheels Original and look nice! Tires have 80+% treadlife remaining, recently replaced.
It has only 91k/miles and it runs, drives, shifts & handles like it should.
RECENT SERVICE COMPLETED, INCLUDING:
NEW WIRES PLUGS AND CAP, NEW FILTER, NEW BRAKE PADS IN FRONT, AND ALL NEW FLUIDS
I AM SURE I AM MISSING SOMETHING, HAS SERVICE BOOKLET DATING BACK TO NEW!
You just cannot get enough attention anywhere you go.
IT IS A NO RESERVE AUCTION, BE THE LUCKY ONE TO OWN IT!
This is a great touring or highway car, smooth riding and agile, JUST FINISHED A 200 MILE 3.5 HOUR ROADTRIP WITHOUT ANY ISSUE!
Always garaged, this car was stored winters and only driven in nice conditions it seems, It has no rust in rockers or floors and a very solid undercarriage. Rockers are solid, see photos. The paint is a solid 8 I would say with minor chip here and there, new paint done 7 years ago
Dash is excellent, NO CRACKS. Blue upholstery is new and just redone, is soft and supple with no wear as shown, Carpets are new as well.
All glass, tires, trim, moldings, brakes, lights are very nice.
It has 3 ORIGINAL KEYS, lug wrench as well jack & a full size spare tire .
ALL BOOKS AND MANUALS FROM NEW ARE WITH THE CAR. ALL RADIO BOOKLETS, AC TAGS, ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE INFORMATION, SPARE TIRE TAG ETC ALL WITH THE CAR!!!!!
Blaupunkt radio (and CD Changer in trunk) andantennalfunctioning properly.
A SET OF EURO HEADLAMPS CAN BE INCLUDED IN SALE FOR ADDITIONAL $1800 US.
Interior is excellent as you can see from photos with all options are in working order and work as they shoul, including antenna and power windows!
Fully loaded with power windows, cruise control, CD changer system, AC is cold and heat is hot.
All leather is excellent as well as dash, wood, panels, inserts. All gauges on the instrument cluster work as they should as well as all interior and exterior lights. All turn signals, wipers, horn, temp gauge, lighter as well as the clock work as they should.
HARD TOP IS SHINY AND TRIM IS NICE AND GOES WITH THE CAR (HARDTOP STAND WITH WHEELS AND FABRIC HARDTOP COVER ALSO INCLUDED)!
THE SOFT TOP IS LIKE NEW WITH CLEAR PLASTIC WINDOWS!
HERE IS THE VIN # FOR THE CAR DUE TO BEING A EURO CAR:
Car can be driven anywhere on a moment's notice!
It is a true classic that you would be proud to own and all it does is increase in value. HAGERTY values the car between $10k for their fair (worst) condition & $50k for Concours!!
CARS IN THIS CONDITION IN EUROPE FETCH 20-30K+ EUROS!
Car is selling at NO RESERVE; I do have a free and clear title in hand.
Car is sold as is where is without any given warranties written or implied.
This 350SL is a VERY NICE, RARE used Classic and you would be proud to own. It will give you many years of driving pleasure.
Payment in full within 3 days after auction ends with money wire from bank to bank
All funds must clear before shipping. Good luck and happy bidding to all.
Buyer is responsible for pickup or shipping of this vehicle. If you wish to have it shipped using a service, we will gladly cooperate. International bidders WELCOME!We reserve the right to end the listing if the vehicle is no longer available for sale.Please do not bid on this auction unless you are serious about owning this vehicle. All non-paying high bidders will be reported to eBay, and negative feedback will be posted.
This vehicle is being sold as is, where is, with no warranty, expressed written or implied. The seller shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, or defects herein, and makes no warranty in connection herewith. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty orguaranteeof any type. The seller shall and will make every reasonable effort to disclose any known defect associated with this vehicle at the buyers request prior to the close of sale.
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