Museum Quality 1980 Mercedes Benz 450SL. For viewing purposes only. Vehicle is not currently for sale.
20,845 miles from new.
Rare Manganese Brown Metallic with original Palomino Leather interior in Concours condition.
Quite possibly the nicest (1973-1980) W107 450SL on the planet!
Two owner car from Colorado from new until 2010.
Second owner acquired the vehicle from the widow of the original owner.
Both owners were close friends and business associates and both owners were extremely fond of this garage queen.
Cosmetically you will be extremely hard pressed to find a nicer example.
Mechanically the vehicle runs and drives smooth and strong with all amenities functioning 100%.
Ice cold AC with working original Becker Europa AM/FM stereo and original Hirschman antenna.
Original soft-top is like new and looks like it was never used.
Hard-top is also like new.
All original Manganese Brown paint has a show ready finish which is well complimented by bright and clear chrome trim.
All original interior shows like new, and original owner had the seats covered in sheep skins from day one.
Leather seats are as close to flawless as you will ever find and dash cover is free of any cracks or sun damage.
Zebrano wood inlays are clear and bright with a mirror-like finish.
Engine bay and undercarriage is exceptionally pristine and original.
Engine decals and factory markings are all in place and the vehicle still wears its original spark plug wires.
Underneath, you will not find another 450SL like this one.
All cadmium plated components on the undercarriage are still clear and bright gold.
Factory exhaust still has the stamp from the factory and is completely clear and not oxidized.
Original books, 4 keys, manuals, first aid kit, unused spare tire is present as well as then OEM tools still in the plastic bag.
Seeing is believing!!!
All original Manganese Brown metallic pint has a show quality finish. All chrome and bright-work are exceptional. OEM 14″ Bundt style wheels are nearly flawless with no paint loss.
Vehicle wears like new Michelin tires all around.
The condition of this vehicle’s interior could be best described as “Museum Quality”. Original leather is near flawless as well as carpeting. Dash pad is perfect.
Zebrano wood inlays are clear and bright with a mirror-like finish. Perfect door sills and meticulously clean door jambs.
Trunk is spotless, and OEM Original Spare tires has never been used and OEM tools are still in the plastic bag.
Meticulously clean and original engine bay with bright aluminum and plated components. Original decals are present as well as the original spark plug wires.
The undercarriage of this vehicle is meticulously clean and original. Factory markings are present as well as plated components. The OEM original muffler still has
factory stamp from 1980!
Vehicle with OEM Hard-Top:
OEM Original Brown Soft-top. Crystal clear windows, and canvass is in excellent condition.