1976 Mercedes Benz 450 SEL (W116)

Lot: 155

Sold for (£): 6,105
Offered for sale is a 4.5L 1976 Mercedes-Benz W116 450 SEL S Class automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 3 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 106 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

The formidable S-Class, simply one of the Seventies finest saloons...

  • UK-supplied, long wheelbase, W116 S-Class, 4.5-litre automatic
  • The Silver paintwork appears excellent with good panel gaps and bright chrome
  • Lovely Blue Velour seating, carpets and dashboard in remarkable condition
  • Less than 3,000 miles in the last 3 years. Current mileage 92,465
  • Detailed history file. MOT valid until 25/02/2020
  • Abundant power, ample cabin space, and lots of creature comforts make the 450 SEL a collector's favourite

Lot Details

Registration: PWR 428P RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1976 Engine size: 4.5L
Make: Mercedes-Benz Odometer reading (miles): 92465
Model: W116 450 SEL S Class MOT expiry: 2020-02-25
Warranted: No Chassis number: 11603322052234

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 106 / 135


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Vehicle History


Recently service cost of £3800, copy of bill to be supplied 

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history