PUBLIC AUCTION - Online Bidding Only.
1969 Mercedes 280SL Convertible. Includes both soft top (on the car) and a factory hard top (same color as car).
All original drive train. Miles show 32,674. Believed to be 132,674. The car cranks and runs excellent. It has been stored inside for years. Senior adult owned and maintained as part of his personal collection. The owner is selling some of his collection to downsize. This car is believed to be 3 owners since new. Purchased new in Jacksonville, Florida. The next owner lived in Selma, Alabama and the current owner is in Birmingham, Alabama. The body is outstanding with no rust or damage. Since it is a driver, the car has a few minor pings. Hood and Trunk lid are aluminum (factory). The current owner spent over $9,000 with a local expert making drive train adjustments, minor repairs, brakes, servicing, etc. He had the original fuel tank removed, cut in half, cleaned out, coated and installed back in the car. Receipts from mechanicals are available for the new owner. All chrome and stainless are excellent. The factory hard top is in excellent condition. The interior is original and has not been restored. Believed to be one re paint in factory color. The original steering wheel is not on the car but is included. Also, the original factory radio is included. A fantastic investment car that is currently on the rise!
Sells subject to seller confirmation.
Bidding ends Saturday, December 18th at 7:00pm (soft close)
Inspection at the Pearce Auction Center, 720 Fulton Springs Road, Alabaster, Alabama 35007 on Thursday, December 16th, 12noon until 4pm and Friday, December 17th, 9am - 5pm. Bidding ends at 7pm on Saturday.
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