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1961 Mercedes-Benz 190SL


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Chassis # 12104010018793 Engine # 12192110018915 Recent $33,000 Sorting and Service by Bob Platz A Numbers Matching Example With Two Tops A Well Kept Example In Original Colors Offered With Original Books & Data Card, Details The Mercedes Benz 190SL was introduced in 1954 at the New York Motor Show as a less expensive, more practical, and smaller version of the illustrious Mercedes Benz 300SL. Not lacking in any of its big brother’s technical refinements, the 190SL offered plenty of capability and race-bred technology to those enthusiasts considering a sporting roadster. From its initial production in 1955 through its replacement with the 230SL in 1963, nearly 26,000 would be produced with only a fraction in existence today. The 190SL was also the start of the “options list” for Mercedes-Benz. Never before could a car be tailored like a fine, custom suit the way a 190SL could have been. Everything from elaborate color schemes, tops, accessories, seats, and even a very rare sports-racing option was available. This nimble two-seat roadster with its iconic, forward styling was the first Mercedes-Benz convertible to truly resonate with the U.S. market and started a full-fledged frenzy,


1961 mercedes benz 190 sl hardtop restored german petrol

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    Mercedes-Benz > 190SL
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
United States

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