Lot 38

2013   |   Scottsdale Auctions 2013

1935 Mercedes-Benz 500 K Cabriolet A

Coachwork by Sindelfingen

SOLD $2,750,000

Estimate

$2,500,000 - $3,000,000

Chassis

105379

Engine

105379, Body No. 815502

Car Highlights

The Epitome of Mercedes-Benz Luxury and Style
A Highly Regarded Example of the Marque
Well-Documented Provenance from New
One of Just 11 Remaining Examples of the Cabriolet
An Authentic, Matching-Numbers Example
Faithfully Presented in Original, As-Delivered Appearance
One of the Most Beautiful and Desirable Pre-war Mercedes-Benz Body Styles

Technical Specs

5,018 CC OHV Inline 8-Cylinder Engine
Single Twin-Updraft Carburetor and Roots-Type Supercharger
160 HP at 3,400 RPM (Supercharger Engaged)4-Speed Manual Gearbox
4-Wheel Vacuum-Assisted Hydraulic Drum Brakes
Independent Front Double-Wishbone Suspension with Coil Springs
Independent Rear Swing-Axle Suspension with Coil Springs
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