1955 Mercedes-Benz Adenauer

300b Cabriolet

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1955
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Cream
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of Amelia Island
March 13, 2010
ADMISSION:
Admission to this sale requires the purchase of the offical auction catalog for $100. The catalog will admit two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.
AUCTION LOCATION
The Ritz-Carlton
4750 Amelia Island Parkway
Amelia Island, Florida
32034
SALE DATES:
March 13, 2010
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
(viewing starts at 9:00 AM)
PREVIEW DATES:
March 12, 2010
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
March 11, 2010
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Chassis No.
1860145500138
Estimate:
$75,000-$100,000 US
125 hp, 2,996 cc inline six-cylinder engine, four-speed manual gearbox, four-wheel independent suspension, four-wheel hydraulic internal expanding front and rear drum brakes. Wheelbase: 120"
Although Mercedes-Benz’s initial postwar production efforts focused on higher volume production automobiles, by 1950 plans were underway for a new top-of-the-line car, intended to occupy the same position in the model line as the legendary 770K Grosser of