Lot 38

2022   |   London Auction

1956 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing

SOLD £1,125,000

Estimate

£1,100,000 - £1,300,000

Chassis

198.040.6500278

Engine

198.980.6500271

Car Highlights

A Beautifully Presented Gullwing in Its Factory-Delivered Colors

Retains Matching-Numbers Chassis, Engine, and Body per Factory Records

Offered with Original Karl Baisch Luggage Set, Bellypans, Manuals, and Tool Roll

Benefits from Recent Service and Brake System Overhaul

Outstanding Presentation of a Much-Enjoyed, Late-Production Gullwing

Technical Specs

2,996 CC SOHC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Bosch Mechanical Fuel Injection

220 BHP at 6,500 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Servo-Assisted Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Front Independent Double-Wishbone Suspension with Coil Springs

Rear Independent Swing-Axle Suspension with Coil Springs

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