1972 Mercedes-Benz 200-Series
The first 'S-class' Mercedes-Benz arrived in 1968 in the form of the 280S and 280SE which were large comfortable sports saloons offering powerful touring capabilities and luxurious interiors with space to seat five occupants. Known as W108/109 models, they were constructed on a 108" wheelbase and the new S-Class saloons were much heavier than earlier models. The styling was updated using a thoroughly modern design featuring the attractive stacked layout of the headlights which was popular during the period. Although the 280 was usually powered by a 2.8 litre, straight six engine, this Mercedes-Benzhas a 4.5V8 engine 280SE to the model range. This beautifully original 280SE has covered 48,000 undocumentedmiles from new and has been kept, maintained and driven responsibly throughout its 44 years. The interior is extremely clean. Seats and carpet look as new. The beautiful maroon exterior of the car is stunning as well with a deep beautiful shine. Maintenance items include: transmission fluid and filterchange, engine oil change, new heater levers, new brakes including rotors, new belts, hoses, trunk mat, distributor points, all windows work, new fuel injectors, stainless steel exhaust system, new tires the car drives beautifully. No rust evident. Headliner is nice, original Becker Radio, Original owners manual, shipping order, order card, dealer locator book, new car pre delivery inspection sheet.