Lot 66

2012   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2012

1963 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

SOLD $1,595,000

Estimate

$1,000,000 - $1,300,000

Chassis

198.042.10.003228

Engine

198.982.10.000188

Car Highlights

Less than 15,000 Total Miles

An Extremely Authentic Example

Beautifully Presented Original Interior

Equipped with Karl Baisch Factory- Fitted Luggage and Optional Hardtop

The Ultimate Specification 300 SL Roadster

A Rare and Sought-After Disc Brake, Alloy Block Roadster

A Two-Owner Car from New

Technical Specs

2,996 CC SOHC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

250 BHP at 6,200 RPM

Bosch Mechanical Fuel Injection

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Servo-Assisted Disc Brakes

Independent Double-Wishbone Front Suspension

Independent Rear Swing-Axle Suspension

Saleroom Addendum

*Please note that the rare sales brochure that accompanies the sale of this car refers to the late-production disc brakes and not the aluminum engine block as described in the catalogue.

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