1953 Mercedes-Benz 300 S Roadster

Estimate: $500,000 - $650,000
SOLD $550,000
Chassis: 188.012.00220/53
Engine: 188.920.00226/53
Body No. 188.1800076/53
*Please note that this car is titled 300S188012.

  • Complete with Tool Kit, Factory Literature and Original Karl Baisch Luggage
  • Numerous Best in Class and Best of Show Honors
  • First Prize AACA Grand National Award Winner
  • Restored by Robert Platz of Precision Auto
  • Finished in Correct, Factory-Delivered Color Scheme
  • One of Only 141 300 S Roadsters Built
  • Two Owners Over the Past 45 Years
  • One of the Most Exclusive Luxury Automobiles of the Early 1950s

2,996 CC SOHC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine
Triple Solex 40 PBVC Carburetors
150 BHP at 5,000 RPM
4-Speed Manual Gearbox
4-Wheel Servo-Assisted Drum Brakes
Independent Coil-Spring Front Suspension
Rear Swing Axle Suspension with Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers

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