Lot 119

2011   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2011

1927 Mercedes-Benz S-Type 26/180 Sportwagen

Coachwork by Sindelfingen

SOLD $5,040,000

Estimate

$5,500,000 - $6,500,000

Chassis

35218

Engine

60424 Commission No. 34321

Car Highlights

An Exceedingly Rare Pre-War Mercedes-Benz Sports Car

Porsche-Designed Chassis with Supercharged Power

Originally Delivered to New York

Distinguished Provenance

Matching-Numbers, Original-Bodied Example

2004 Pebble Beach Class Award Winner

Over 40 Years in the Petronis Collection

Eligible for the World’s Finest Motoring Events

Technical Specs

6,789 CC SOHC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Twin Updraft Carburetors Roots-Type Supercharger

180 BHP at 3,000 RPM (Blower Engaged)

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Mechanical Drum Brakes

Suspension by Live Axles and Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

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