Lot 139

2022   |   Pebble Beach Auctions

1957 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

SOLD $1,600,000

Estimate

$1,500,000 - $2,000,000

Chassis

198.042.7500038

Engine

198.980.7500036

Car Highlights

The Second 300 SL Roadster Built; Features Numerous Early Production Details

Displayed at the 1958 New York International Auto Show

Single Family Ownership Since 1975; Less than 39,000 Miles from New

Original Color Scheme and Matching-Numbers Engine per Factory Records

Sympathetically Restored by Renowned SL Specialist Hjeltness Restoration

Offered with Original Karl Baisch Luggage, Books, Tool Kit, Jack, and Records

Technical Specs

2,996 CC SOHC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Bosch Mechanical Fuel Injection

240 BHP at 6,200 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Front Independent Double-Wishbone Suspension with Coil Springs

Rear Swing-Axle Suspension with Coil Springs

Register to Bid

David Brynan