The Mercedes-Benz 280 SL Roadster (W 113) was built between 1967 and 1971 in a total of 23.885 units. Compared to the 230 SL, it already has 4 disc brakes and a seven-speed crankshaft.
A few years ago this 280 SL Roadster was extensively restored in Germany by by brand experts. At this the car was completely restored on bare metal. The body work and the painting in the special colour 716 were conducted by the company Jelack, the perfect new interior and soft top were executed by the car upholsterer Weinhold. All chrome trim, all rubbers etc. have been renewed or revised. In addition to an engine revision, the entire mechanics were overworked.
The vehicles appearance is as good as new and convinces with its beautiful colour combination.
This 280 SL Roadster presents itself in an outstanding condition!
Year of manufacture: 1968
Colour combination: Greenbeige (716), leather and convertible top dark green
Coachwork: 2-seater Roadster, steel sheet coachwork
Engine: Straight-6-cylinder, 2.748 cm³, 170 hp (factory spec.)
Specifikation: Automatic, power steering, hardtop, Radio Becker Europa, tinted glass
This original 1968 Mercedes Benz 280SL was imported to South Africa by Vintage Car Importers in January 2015 and has since been restored extensively. It is equipped with both hard and soft top, Right.....