Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster (LHD)

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Year:1958
Colour:Anthracite Metallic
Transmission:Manual
Steering:LHD
Engine size:2996

1958 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster For Sale In London ( LHD )

  • Matching numbers
  • Just 2 Owners from new
  • Former long-term ownership spanning 40 years
  • Complete with original handbooks and factory service book
  • The ‘King’ of the road

 

At the 1957 Geneva Motor Show, Mercedes-Benz introduced a new version of the celebrated 300 SL wearing open coachwork: the 300 SL Roadster. Production started in May of ’57 and the new roadster had a list price of 32,500DM, 13,500DM more expensive than its gullwing brother. Such a greater price tag suggested the importance of this car when new, and can only be described as the gentleman’s sports car

The cars indisputable elegance stands it in place as one of the most beautiful cars in automotive history, and not least in Mercedes-Benz history, it is a treat to see one, and an honor to drive such a magnificent machine. We can confirm that the car drives beautifully, engaging all gears faultlessly and building up momentum with ease. The inline six engine sings a beautiful note, placing it as the sports car of the era. Our 300SL is in sensational condition but remains an extremely practical example and ready for use as a touring companion.

Today, the 300 SL Roadster still carries with it an indelible aura of speed, power, and sophisticated style. Fast enough for the sports car lover, and comfortable enough for those who demand some luxury, it has remained one of the most admired automobiles in the world for nearly 60 years. Our car offered here, in its outstanding choice of colours, makes it one of the most attractive examples still on the road

Offered here for the first time in the last 40 years, this outstanding matching numbered example as per its date card is still finished in its original colour combination of 534 (G) Fire Engine Red with Ebony Black trim. This 300SL Roadster is a truly an exceptional example in time warp condition and an exceptional opportunity not to do duplicated.

Complete with original owner-driver handbook, Becker radio booklet, tools, jack, keys and factory supplied service book which is exceptional to see by itself. All of these items really do highlight the importance each of the two owners placed on this iconic car. Th

 

Now available for viewing at the DD Classics Dealership in London, please call to book an appointment.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the above information but errors may occur. Please check with a salesperson.