Lot 175

1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing

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$1,300,000 - $1,500,000





Car Highlights

Single Family Ownership from 1956 to 2023

Originally Finished in Silver Metallic over Blue Leather

Retains Matching-Numbers Engine per Factory Build Record

An Intriguing Unrestored Gullwing Showing Just over 77,000 Miles

One of Precious Few Gullwings with over 60 Years of Single Family History

Technical Specs

2,996 CC SOHC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Bosch Mechanical Fuel Injection

220 BHP at 5,800 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Front Independent Double-Wishbone Suspension with Coil Springs

Rear Independent Swing-Axle Suspension with Coil Springs

Saleroom Addendum

Please note that in addition to the matching-numbers engine, stamped serial numbers on the body, gearbox, steering box, front hub carriers, and rear differential casting are visible and all match the numbers listed on the copy of the factory build record on file. Photos of the stamped serial numbers are available for review in the vehicle's file or by contacting a specialist. Please also note that a new title has recently been processed and should be available shortly following the auction.


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