Lot 35

2010   |   Amelia Island Auction 2010

1959 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

SOLD $671,000

Estimate

$550,000 - $650,000

Chassis

198.042.10.002439

Engine

198.980.10.002477

Car Highlights

One of Only Four 300 SL Roadsters Originally Finished in Linden Green (218G)

Remarkable Attention to Detail

Exceptional Restoration by 300 SL Specialist Mark Allen

Longtime California Car

Known Ownership History

An Original US-Delivery, Matching-Numbers Example

Ready for Concours and Driving Events

Technical Specs

2,996 CC SOHC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Bosch Mechanical Fuel Injection

250 BHP at 6,200 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Independent Double-Wishbone Front Suspension

Independent Rear Swing-Axle Suspension

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