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Mercedes 190 SL 1960

£124,250

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RESTORED ON THE HIGHEST LEVEL BY 1 OF THE MAIN 190 SL SPECIALISTS IN THE WORLD Brand Mercedes Type 190 SL Color Blue DB 335 Interior Beige Year of build 1957 Price € 175.000,- MERCEDES BENZ 190SL Restored at 1 of the main 190SL restoration companies in the world Includes the desirable and optional factory hardtop in original body color. Superb color combination Following the success of the 300 SL Coupe and Roadster, Mercedes-Benz’s U.S. importer, Max Hoffman, suggested that a similarly styled, less costly alternative might be successful. The resulting car was the 190 SL, and it featured styling that was derived from the Mercedes Gullwing, which many enthusiast adored but only few could afford. The car proved to be popular with the public at the 1954 New York Auto Show, and it remained in strong demand throughout its nine-year production run. Hoffman built on the racing-oriented 300 SL’s curvaceous shape, which allowed for both the hardtop coupe and the subsequent roadsters to share a design language that was unique to the Stuttgart automaker in the early 1950s. Both the six-cylinder 300 SL and four-cylinder 190 SL models were marketed, but the less expensive latter version vastly o

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  • Ad ID
    60910
  • Ad type
    For sale
  • Category
    Mercedes-Benz > 190SL
  • Year
    1957

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