1966 Mercedes-Benz 230SL' Pagoda'

Lot: 129

Sold for (£): 34,650
Offered for sale is a 2.3 L 1966 Mercedes-Benz 230SL Pagoda manual that has been with the current owner for the last 3 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 106 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A desirable, manual gearbox 'Pagoda' in an unusual colour...

  • Left-hand drive, imported from Maryland, Virginia in 2013 and UK-registered
  • Renovated and Resprayed 2017. Finished in Tan with Deep Blue leather and Biscuit carpets
  • Showing 7,243 kilometres on the odometer, we presume it has 'gone round the clock'
  • £3K Gearbox overhaul and service 2017. New tyres. Good hardtop
  • NB The cherished number FIL 327 does not form part of the sale

Lot Details

Registration: FIL 327 (to be removed) RHD/LHD: Left Hand Drive
Year: 1966 Engine size: 2.3 L
Make: Mercedes-Benz Odometer reading (miles): 7500
Model: 230SL Pagoda MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: 11304210001067

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 106 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Renovated and Resprayed 2017.


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Components: Starting:
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Gears: Drive-shaft:


3k Gearbox overhaul 2017.

Running Gear

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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