1954 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing

Formerly the Property of Briggs S. Cunningham
Estimate: $3,500,000 - $4,500,000
Chassis: 198.040.4500003
*Please note that the difference in length between this car and later production Gullwings cited in the catalogue refers to the chassis rather than the body.

Delivered New to Automotive Legend Briggs S. Cunningham
The First Production Gullwing to Be First Delivered to a Private Customer
Displays Numerous Fascinating Pre-Production Features
Recent Full Restoration by Germany’s HK-Engineering
One of the Most Historically Signifcant Gullwings in Existence

2,996 CC SOHC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine
Bosch Mechanical Fuel Injection
240 BHP at 5,800 RPM
4-Speed Manual Gearbox
4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes
Independent Double-Wishbone Front Suspension
Independent Rear Swing-Axle Suspension

Email a Specialist

©2019 by Gooding & Company Inc. | All Rights Reserved.
Unauthorized reproduction or distribution strictly prohibited.


1948 Tucker 48
Lot 49
1958 Aston Martin DB Mk III Drophead Coupe
Lot 51

Thank You!

Your inquiry has been received.
A representative will contact you as soon as possible.