1972 Mercedes 450SL - Project For Sale
** VEHICLE NOW FULLY UK REGISTERED - V5 RECEIVED** 15/08/2018 A classic 1972 Mercedes 450SL Roadster. Only 59K original miles. Very first model year of 450SL class. Great V-8 / 4520 cc engine with original Bosch fuel Injection. Runs and drives smoothly. Vehicle has (4) brand new tires. New restored rims look brand new and give this Mercedes a great look. Entire fuel system has been restored with all new fuel lines, fuel pump and filter. Gas tank has been removed and cleaned to like new condition. New internal gas tank screen filter also installed. Issues: paint bubbling on front wings, the windshield has a crack in it. The interior is in good condition but not perfect, The dashboard has no splits and is in great shape and gauges function properly. The matching removable hard top is in very good condition. A fine classic 450SL Mercedes Benz that will continue to grow in value over the coming years once restored. Good project for a Mercedes or classic enthusiast. Car was Inspected and following issues found; Floor deteriorated offside front/wheel arch and nearside centre floor area Position lamps not working front and rear Headlight aim Windscreen cracked and washer not working Seat belt not functioning passenger front Parking brake grabbing on offside rear Service brake binding Brake pipe corroded Left hand drive USA car Data card decode; Date of manufacture: April 1972 Engine Number: 117982-12-004449 Transmission number: 4632 Exterior Paint: 180- Silver grey Interior: 261 - leather black or anthracite /401 - SINGLE SEATS Folding top- 701- fabric black Spec/options; 416 - Hardtop 467 - Central locking system and instruments with English lettering 491 - US version 502 - Outside rear view mirror on the right 513 - BECKER RADIO EUROPA (STEREO - U.S.A.) 524 - Paint coat preservation 531 – Automatic Antenna 585 - Behr air conditioner and electric front windows 593 - Green heat insulating glass and heated rear window 640 – Aluminium disc wheels with radial tyres 669 – Spare Wheel Bosch = headlights Dunl- Dunlop tyres We can ship this car to anywhere in Europe.
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