Lot 131

2016   |   Scottsdale Auctions 2016

1959 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

SOLD $1,155,000

Estimate

$1,250,000 - $1,500,000| Without Reserve

Chassis

198.042.10.9500070

Engine

198.980.10.9500068

Car Highlights

Presented in Original Hellblau (DB 334) Livery

Chassis, Engine, and Body Numbers Correspond to Factory Records

Retained by One Owner for More than Four Decades

Equipped with Hardtop, Becker Mexico Radio, and Nardi Steering Wheel

Minimal Use Since Restoration by Marque Specialist Precision Automotive

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 Servo-Assisted Drum Brakes

Independent Double-Wishbone Front Suspension

Independent Rear Swing-Axle Suspension

Register to Bid