Zusammenfassung

  • Baujahr 
    1957
  • Automobiltyp 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Lenkung 
    LHD
  • Zustand 
    Used
  • Markenfarbe außen 
    Pale Blue
  • Innenfarbe 
    Other
  • Standort
  • Außenfarbe 
    Other
  • Getriebe 
    Manual
  • Antrieb 
    2wd
  • Kraftstoff 
    Petrol

Beschreibung

Coys Auction - Techno Classica Essen
Essen
Germany
Saturday 10 April 2010
Admission by catalogue only - admits two.
Registration Number: EU Registered Chassis Number: GL 710-117
egistration Number: 432 XUT Chassis Number: 121 0427503246
The magnificent example on offer was originally supplied to its first owner in Maryland / USA. Upon the car’s return to European shores a very well respected UK expert for the 190 SL, Redcastle Classics in Wales, embarked on a thorough bare metal restoration. The very sound basis was stripped down to the bare bodyshell and then shot blasted. Obviously on this occasion new panels were used wherever necessary, and as a result the front panel, the near side rear wing as well as the floor pans are new. The body was subsequently rustproofed, primed and painted in the striking Mercedes colour of petrol blue metallic.
In the meantime the engine benefitted from the same attention to detail: the crankshaft has been reground, new pistons w