1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Alloy Gullwing

From the McBride Collection
Estimate: $2,500,000 - $3,000,000
SOLD $4,620,000
Chassis: 198.043.5500208
Engine: 198.980.5500218
Karrosserie No. 198.043.5500005

The Sixth of 29 Aluminum-Bodied 300 SL Gullwings Built
Numerous Competition-Born Features
Original Matching-Numbers NSL-Code Engine
Complete with Rudge Wheels, Belly Pans and Luggage
Recent Major Refurbishment by Rudi Koniczek’s Rudi & Co.
Kirkland Concours d’Elegance Award Winner
Exacting Finish Throughout
The Rarest and Most Desirable of All 300 SLs

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

Email a Specialist

Preferred Insurance Provider Since 2009

©2020 by Gooding & Company Inc. | All Rights Reserved.
Unauthorized reproduction or distribution strictly prohibited.


1949 Chrysler Town and Country Convertible
Lot 26
1957 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider
Lot 28

Thank You!

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