Lot 125

2014   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2014

1956 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing

Estimate

$1,400,000 - $1,800,000

Chassis

198.040.5500646

Car Highlights

Delivered New to a Noted German Industrial Designer

Originally Finished in Silver Grey Metallic with Blue Leather and Plaid Upholstery

Single Family Ownership for Over Fifty Years

Unrestored Example with Beautifully Preserved Original Interior

Complete with Books, Becker Mexico Radio, and Significant Documentation File

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 Servo-Assisted Drum Brakes

Independent Double-Wishbone Front Suspension

Independent Rear Swing-Axle Suspension

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