1969 Mercedes-Benz SL Pagode

280SL

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1969
  • Mileage 
    87 352 mi / 140 580 km
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Chassis number 
    113.044.10.003897
  • Engine number 
    130.983.10.001660
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Restored
  • Interior colour 
    Beige
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Number of doors 
    2
  • Number of seats 
    2
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Red
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Performance 
    170 BHP / 173 PS / 127 kW
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

1969 Mercedes Benz 280SL Roadster

Year 1969
Make Mercedes Benz
Type 280SL Roadster
Chassis No 113.044-10-003897
Engine No 130.983-10-001660
Rear Axle No 09373
Transmission No 001448
Left Front Suspension No 278
Right Front Suspension No 278
Body No 83425
Production Shift No. 3001
Production No 960245
Order No 87054812
Order placed in year “8” (1968)
Dealer Region “705” (Mercedes Benz North America)
Sequential Order No 4812 (4,812th Order for North American Market)
Key codes: HF 1161, KV 004 & TN 095
Exterior Body Color 158 “Weissgrau” (White-Grey) (Now DB534 Fire Engine Red)
Exterior Hard Top Color 158 “Weissgrau” (White-Grey) (Now DB534 Fire Engine Red)
Exterior Hub Caps Color 158 “Weissgrau” (White-Grey) (Now DB534 Fire Engine Red)
Interior color code: 138 Dark Brown (Now DB140 Cognac)
Tires Five Phoenix Radial Ply Tires (Optional White Wall)
Completed August 2nd, 1968

Option codes:
10 Manual Four-Speed Gearbox
401 Individual single front seats
416 Shipped with Hard Top Mounted, Soft Top Stowed
422 Power Steering System
461 Instruments Calibrated and Displayed in English with English Units
491 USA / North American Market Lighting and Equipment
503 External Side-View Mirror Left Mounted
524 Special Paint Coat Preservation
533 Radio, Speaker Antenna and Noise Suppression Equipment
598 Heat Insulated, Tinted Window with Graduation On Top of Front Windscreen
641 White-Wall Tires
669 Protective Equipment, Wrapping and Preparation for Shipping
746 Folding Soft Top Dark Brown Material

This particular 280SL was ordered and delivered new with the very rare and highly desirable, four-speed manual transmission as well as power steering and both the hard and soft top options. It was fitted by the dealer when sold with air conditioning giving the car some extremely desirable and very rare option combinations.

This beautiful Mercedes Benz has just completed a comprehensive restoration as well as having current services and full safety checks completed. All services are now zero time fresh including new tires. This is a completely rust free vehicle with all “Matching Numbers.”

This vehicle is ready for any manner of enthusiastic use her next fortune owner wishes to pursue.

I can assist with any manner of inspections and test drives as well as world-wide shipping as need. Please contact me if I can assist further in anyway.

Kind regards always,

Bill Noon

Symbolic International
11425 Sorrento Valley Road
San Diego, California 92121 USA

Phone 619 840 7811
Email [email protected]com
Website www.symbolicinternational.com