1973 Mercedes-Benz 280SE (W108)

Lot: 419

Estimate (£): 14,000 - 18,000
(+buyer’s premium of 13.2% including VAT @ 20%)
Offered for sale is a 2.8L 1973 Mercedes-Benz 280SE (W108) automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 2 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 101 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Patently cherished when new and now returned to its sparkling best...

  • UK-supplied in RHD. Last on the road in 1992 and has remained in storage until 2017
  • Substantially and sympathetically restored over the past 18 months
  • Repainted in its original 'Rot Metallic' and presents beautifully
  • The interior is remarkable with cream 'MB-Tex' fabrics, dark blue carpets and an excellent dash
  • Stylish and expensive in period, this is a really lovely classic Mercedes

 

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Lot Details

Registration: VNP 547L RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1973 Engine size: 2.8L
Make: Mercedes-Benz Odometer reading (miles): 29000
Model: 280SE (W108) MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: 10801822098344

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 101 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:
Trim:

Interior

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Engine

Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:

Transmission

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Clutch:

Running Gear

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Remarks

The car has just had its front shockers replaced.

Electrics

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Vehicle History

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