1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Alloy Gullwing

From the McBride Collection
Estimate: $2,500,000 - $3,000,000
SOLD $4,620,000
Chassis: 198.043.5500208
Engine: 198.980.5500218
Karrosserie No. 198.043.5500005

  • he Sixth of 29 Aluminum-Bodied 300 SL Gullwings Built
  • Numerous Competition-Born Features
  • Original Matching-Numbers NSL-Code Engine
  • Complete with Rudge Wheels, Belly Pans and Luggage
  • Recent Major Refurbishment by Rudi Koniczek’s Rudi & Co.
  • Kirkland Concours d’Elegance Award Winner
  • Exacting Finish Throughout
  • The Rarest and Most Desirable of All 300 SLs

2,996 CC SOHC Inline 6-Cylinder EngineBosch Mechanical Fuel Injection240 BHP at 5,800 RPM4-Speed Manual Transmission4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum BrakesIndependent Double-Wishbone Front SuspensionIndependent Rear Swing-Axle Suspension

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