Lot 140

2018   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2018

1963 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

SOLD $2,530,000

Estimate

$1,800,000 - $2,200,000

Chassis

198.042.10.003254

Engine

198.982.10.000224

Car Highlights

Built in February 1963, During the Final Week of 300 SL Production
Retains Factory-Equipped Disc Brakes and Matching-Numbers Aluminum-Alloy-Block Engine
Serviced Since 1999 by Marque Expert Paul Russell and Company, Including 1999 Repaint and 2015 Engine Rebuild
Desirable Ownership Chain of Just Three Devoted Caretakers over 55 Years
Among the Most Significant 300 SL Roadsters in Existence

Technical Specs

2,996 CC Aluminum-Alloy SOHC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine
Bosch Mechanical Fuel Injection
250 BHP at 6,200 RPM
4-Speed Manual Gearbox
4-Wheel Disc Brakes
Front Independent Double-Wishbone Suspension with Coil Springs
Rear Swing-Axle Suspension with Coil Springs

Saleroom Addendum

*Please note that this vehicle is titled 1980421003254. Please also note that this vehicle has been issued a FIVA Identity Card, which accompanies the sale.

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