1980 450SLC COUPE-TRULY OUTSTANDING & VIRTUALLY FLAWLESS EXAMPLE-WALNUT BROWN
Price: US $14,500.00 Item location: Santa Monica, California, United States
- Condition: Used
- Make: Mercedes-Benz
- Model: 400-Series
- SubModel: 450SLC 2 DOOR COUPE WITH 106K MILES
- Type: Coupe
- Trim: Palomino Leather
- Year: 1980
- Mileage: 106,300
- VIN: 10702412029391
- Color: Walnut Brown
- Engine size: 4.5L V8
- Number of cylinders: 8
- Power options: Air Conditioning, Cruise Control, Power Windows
- Fuel: Gasoline
- Transmission: Automatic
- Drive type: 2WD
- Interior color: Palomino
- Options: Sunroof, Cassette Player, Leather Seats
- Vehicle Title: Clear Want to buy? Contact seller!
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West Coast Classics are proud to present an absolutely exceptional example of this original southern California 1980 Mercedes-Benz 450SLC 2 door hardtop coupe with only 106K miles, he last year and most expensive model of the legendary 450 series, t an original MSRP of $43,676 ($126,048 CPI for 2015!) compared to $36,897 for the same year 450SL roadster, in absolutely beautiful condition throughout!
Mercedes Benz released two iconic models in the early seventies, he 450SL two seater roadster and the 450SLC two door coupe and these cars were the ultimate status symbol of their day, ymbolic for their era of exclusivity and immediately identifiable by their uniquely original styling. They were to create a cult following which has continued to this day. They were sold as the R107 SL roadster and the C107 SLC coupe with the coupe model wheelbase lengthened by 14" to make room for the rear seat passengers in a fixed pillarless superstructure above the 2+2 cabin, hilst still incorporating its sports car dynamics. The 450SLC was built in very limited numbers and was one of the most exclusive coupes ever made, ffering the sensations of a true sports car but with the refinements of a four seater grand touring coupe!
The particular example is to be sold with all its original handbooks and owners manuals available and it is quite obvious that this particular example was always garaged with no accidents or rust and never smoked in! All options are working as they should including the air conditioning.
The original and very striking and rare factory 'Walnut Brown' color paint is in very fine condition and the 'Palomino' leather interior is also in gorgeous shape with virtually no signs of wear which is quite remarkable considering its very light color! The car has its original chrome Mercedes 'Bundt' wheels which are also in exceptional condition.
The car's factory options include: automatic transmission, ower assisted steering, ower brakes, inted glass, cruise control, electric window lifts, lectrically heated rear window on hard top, fully independent suspension, ower assisted four wheel disc brakes, limited slip differential, utomatic antenna, alogen head and fog lamps, orking automatic air conditioning with climate control and central locking. Please also note that the car's original working 'Becker' radio is in the car.
The car drives exactly like such a well maintained and serviced Mercedes should and must be seen and driven to be truly appreciated. The engine is extremely strong with no noticeable oil leaks, he transmission shifts smoothly through the gears and the temperature always remains cool. All the options are working as they should. The car has a recent California smog certificate.
Without doubt, his is one of the finest classically beautiful designs built by Mercedes-Benz, robably the last classically beautiful series they built which are now at long last becoming more desirable and collectible than ever before - certainly you will look long and hard to find a finer head-turning example of this last year original southern California model with only 106K miles available anywhere else!
For further information contact West Coast Classics through Ebay or on 310-399-3990 during regular California business hours.
WEST COAST CLASSICS, LC Please note: TERMS OF SALE: YOU BID TO OWN: This vehicle is being sold by West Coast Classics, LC; we are licensed and bonded vehicle dealers in the state of California. Please note that all vehicles sold to be registered in the state of California will be charged California sales tax on the final EBay sales price and any required DMV licensing, mog, ocumentation and registration fees. If leaving the state or country, he vehicle must be picked up by a professional licensed auto transportation company that can provide a bill of lading, therwise California sales tax will be charged. (All licensed auto transport companies provide these). Any out of the state and international buyers will upon completion of the sale be sent by FEDEX the title and bill of sale for the vehicle and will be personally responsible for any sales tax and licensing and registration fees in their home state or province. All bids are legal and binding contracts to purchase the vehicle and by bidding you are hereby entering into a legal and binding contract to purchase the vehicle and agreeing to accept and abide by these terms of sale: Mechanical inspections welcomed; if you wish to inspect the vehicle you must do so before bidding; upon request seller will be happy to deliver the vehicle to a local Santa Monica mechanic of your choice for your prepaid inspection before the reserve price is met. Once the reserve price is met this vehicle is to be considered sold in ‘as is, here is’ condition to the highest bidder with no guaranties or warranties implied or given. Please have all funds available before bidding as a $1,000 non-refundable deposit is required from the winning bidder within 48 hours (2 business days) of auction end; an immediate $500 non-refundable deposit is required through Ebay’s Paypal service to end the auction early if the "Buy it now" option is exercised and the balance in full is due within ten days of auction end in any case. In the case these terms of sale are not met seller reserves the right to either re-list the vehicle or offer the vehicle to the next highest bidder. Seller reserves the right to end the auction at any time before the reserve price is met. Payment by bank wire transfer, ash in person or cashiers check only. All inspections must be done prior to bidding. The non-refundable deposit in the amount of $1,000 is due within 48 hours of the auction end via bank wire transfer or cashier's check via overnight mail. The full payment must be completed within 10 days regardless of a pick up date. In the event the deposit is not posted within the required period of time, he vehicle will be offered for sale to the next subsequent high bidder or relisted for sale. This is to be considered an absolute sale and the buyer is required to comply with all of my conditions in these terms of sale. By placing a bid and winning the auction you hereby agree to abide completely with these terms of sale and the terms of sale are to be considered a legal and binding purchase agreement. Once again, lease note that there are no inspections to be made after the auction ends - please be sure to complete any inspection before bidding. The Seller reserves the right to cancel any bid at any time and to end the auction early for any reason. The seller makes every effort to describe in detail any known flaws in the vehicle and includes many detailed and recent photos of the vehicle. The mileage on the vehicle is correct at the time of listing but obviously subject to minor changes necessary to complete delivery of the vehicle to the buyer and test drives etc. Please note that all used vehicles, specially classic and older vehicles, re by definition unique and complex and their condition, for better or worse, must always be considered a subjective opinion to each individual. Therefore the seller shall not be responsible for the absolute correct description, uthenticity, enuineness, r defects herein, nd makes no guaranties or warranty in connection therewith. Vehicles are sold with one master key unless otherwise stated. Vehicles are sold with handbooks and manuals only if stated in the advertisement. No allowance will be made on account of any incorrectness, mperfection, efect or damage. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type. It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected the vehicle, and to have satisfied himself or herself as to the condition and value of the vehicle before bidding and to bid based upon that judgment solely. Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs whatsoever regardless of any oral or written statements about the vehicle. Good luck and thanks for your interest!