1958 Mercedes-Benz SL 190

MERCEDES-BENZ 190 SL of 1958

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1958
  • Mileage 
    82 428 km / 51 219 mi
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Original condition
  • Interior colour 
    Red
  • Number of doors 
    2
  • Number of seats 
    2
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Black
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Performance 
    105 PS / 78 kW / 104 BHP
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

MERCEDES-BENZ 190 SL of 1958.

One of the legendary convertibles in the history of motorsport, was presented at the Geneve Motor Show in 1955 and it mades history for its great popularity, with a total of 25,881 units produced between 1955 and 1963, this is the 'little brother' of the also mythical 300 SL 'gull wings'. This convertible two-seater, with a canvas top, used a shortened platform of the W120 sedan, to create a vehicle designed to provide greater comfort on long trips, at a more contained price than its big brother. Undoubtedly one of the most beautiful convertibles ever made. This unit in particular is in a very good condition.