1977 Mercedes-Benz 450 SLC (C107)

Lot: 682

Sold for (£): 16,650
Offered for sale is a 4.5L 1977 Mercedes 450 SLC automatic. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 105 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

An increasingly rare and handsome Coupe, indicating 50,000 miles...

  • Very-rare in right-hand drive, about 100 left, particularly with the 4.5-litre engine and only 50,000 miles
  • Supplied new in 1977 by Jacksons Garage Ltd in Guernsey and imported into the UK around 1986
  • Excellent Grey Blue (906) paintwork and chrome. Original navy blue leather interior
  • Seriously cool period presentation. Becker Mexico radio cassette player, air conditioning
  • Original book pack, stamped service book and data card. Last MOT had no advisories 
          

 

Lot Details

Registration: SCR 655S RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1977 Engine size: 4.5L
Make: Mercedes Odometer reading (miles): 50000
Model: 450 SLC MOT expiry: 2020-05-07
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: 10702422018540

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 105 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:
Trim:

Remarks

Excellent paintwork and chrome. Original interior. Superb mechanics.

Interior

Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:

Remarks

All original interior. Navy leather.

Engine

Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:

Remarks

Superb engine with excellent oil pressure with excellent low emission readings of 1.29% co and 96ppm HC at the last MOT.

Transmission

Gears: Drive-shaft:
Clutch:

Remarks

Transmission changes perfectly and the rear axle is silent.

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:

Remarks

Drives superbly.

Electrics

Minor: Major:

Remarks

All good apart from the electric sunroof which works but is a bit lazy.

Vehicle History

Remarks

Original service book, handbook, service invoices from the 1980`s onwards. Service book by Main agent Jacksons of Guernsey at : PDI, 680, 4350, 5277, 6737, 10220, 11699, followed by main agents Rose & Young ( Caterham)LTD at 23725 and then and then local garage at 30119, 36004, 41140 49698.

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