The most rare and desirable of the W111 series is the right-hand drive 280SE with the 3.5L engine. Only 245 of these were completed during a brief window from the end of 1969 to July 1971 when manufacturing of the W111 product line ended.
In 2017 Hemmels discovered this motorcar in Singapore where it had been maintained to an exceptional standard and scarcely driven. Since its acquisition we have kept this motorcar with other rare gems in the Hemmels Vault.
We’re very excited to announce the availability of this 280SE with a guaranteed production slot in Q1 2020 for a full Hemmels restoration. Originally finished in the regal colours of silver with blue interior, the motorcar can be styled as per the factory specification or with any paint, interior and options the client desires.
Making an exceptional and coveted acquisition for the most discerning classic car connoisseur, the rare Mercedes-Benz 280SE 3.5L RHD restored by Hemmels is perfect as a luxury daily driver or collection showpiece.
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.....