1963 Mercedes-Benz SL Pagode

230SL

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1963
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Cream Beige
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of London

October 29, 2008
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Preview:
October 28 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
October 29 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalog available for £50.00. The catalogue admits two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.

AUCTION LOCATION
Battersea Evolution
Chelsea Bridge Entrance
Battersea Park
London SW11 4NJ

150bhp, 2,306cc inline six-cylinder engine, four-speed manual transmission, independent front suspension with A-arms and coil springs, independent rear suspension with coil springs and swing axles, four-wheel drum brakes. Wheelbase: 94.5" (2,400mm)

In comparison to the legendary 300SL, the 230SL, which was introduced at the Geneva Salon in March 1963 following the end of production of the 190SL, reflected the sporting attributes of i