1979 Mercedes-Benz 450SL Convertible Roadster

Price: - Item location: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Mercedes-Benz
  • Model: SL-Class
  • SubModel: Roadster Convertible
  • Type: Convertible
  • Trim: 2 DR
  • Year: 1979
  • Mileage: 102,648
  • VIN: 10704412055771
  • Color: Maple Yellow
  • Engine size: 4520cc Bosch FI
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Power options: Air Conditioning, Power Windows
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Automatic
  • Drive type: FWD
  • Interior color: Bamboo
  • Drive side: Left-hand drive
  • Options: Convertible, Leather Seats
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
  • Want to buy? Contact seller!
Description:

1979 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class 2 DR

Very desirable highly optioned 1979Mercedes-Benz 450SL Convertible finished in maple yellow with bamboo interior. Between 2013 and 2017, this classic was painted back to the original color, base coat/clear coat including the removable hard top. A brake job was completed including resurfaced rotors and drums, new pads, and hone wheel cylinders. New plugs, wires, distributor cap, and battery were installed and tires replaced as well as a complete tune-up. A new set of Jaspe (Black-Tan-Rust) floor mats were installed. Reserve is less than restoration receipts alone. Receipts will be provided to winning bidder. Winning bidder will also receive a new hard top rolling stand with cover to store the hardtop when not on car. Needs a new convertible top installed and you can pick your favorite color.
Mileage may vary slightly from photo as this car is drivenoccasionally. Clear Mississippi title will be provided. Buy It Now is very low (less than recent restoration receipts) so bid with confidence. This car runs and drives great with no smoke or leaks. Tracks down the road straight with plenty of power. Chrome is in good condition with one minor scratch shown in photo and black bumper trim is in good shape. All gauges work (speedometer, odometer, tach, temp, gas gauge, oil pressure, etc. )including the clock. Lights and blinkers work perfectly. Even the original AM/FM Becker radio and speakers work properly. Among the many factory options include power electric windows, folding armrest, auto antenna (works), heat insulating glass, bumper guards, central locking system and others. Headliner on hard top is in good condition. Some small pieces of carpet have been removed when car was painted but are in trunk and can be reinstalled or you can inexpensively install with new carpet. Two pieces of chrome trim missing on side of seats but these can be purchased and do not affect the functioning of the seats or you can switch inside trim to outside. Dash pad is good with one small crack shown in photos. Automatic Climate Control does not work but components are present.
VERY LOW BUY IT NOW, way less than restoration receipts provided with sale of car. Local pick up available but buyer is responsible for pickup or shipping. Car is being sold for a friend and is located in Memphis, Tennessee. $1,000 deposit required within 48 hours (cash, certified check, or PayPal. Balance due within three days. I can assist with loading if car is being shipped.