1957 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

Estimate: $1,000,000 - $1,300,000
SOLD $995,000
Chassis: 198.042.7500094
Engine: 198.980.7500108
*Please note that this vehicle is titled by its engine number.

Among the First 300 SL Roadsters Built; Features Rare Early Production Details
Custom-Built for Princess Ashraf ol-Molouk Pahlavi of Iran in Special-Order Perlgrau (DB 125) Paint
Later Owned by Aviation Pioneer Thomas Foster Hamilton
Wonderful Unrestored Condition; Numerous Period Rally Accessories
Retains Matching-Numbers Engine per Mercedes-Benz Factory Records
Offered with Hardtop, Tool Kit, Jack, Manuals, and Documentation

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

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