World's Largest Classic and Exotic Car Sales Company

Please call us at (866) 383-1416

Now Open To The Public

Monday - Saturday, 9:00am - 5:00pm

1979 Mercedes Benz 280SL European Version Both Tops!! For Sale

Price:$20,000

Stock:#2544-LOU

Year Make:1979 Mercedes-Benz

Model:280SL

Sub-Model/Trim:European Version

Engine:2.8L Inline 6

Transmission:4 Speed Automatic

Exterior Color:Zephyr Blue Metallic

Interior Color:Blue

Mileage:117,023 ( undocumented )

Air Conditioning, AM/FM Radio, Power Brakes, Power Steering, Seatbelts, Vinyl Interior

f full screen r regular screen a auto on s auto off i move to images < prev image > next image v move to video w move to writeup b oldest Mercedes-Benz 280SL p prev Mercedes-Benz 280SL n next Mercedes-Benz 280SL e newest Mercedes-Benz 280SL m move to more Mercedes-Benz 280SL

1979 Mercedes-Benz 280SL European Version

Gateway Classic Cars of Louisville is proud to present this 1979 Mercedes-Benz 280SL European Version! Folks you won't see one of these very often. In the United States in the late 70s the Mercedes that was released was the 450SL. This particular Benz is a 280SL that is known as the European Version. The 280SL had noticeable differences from the 450SL, both mechanically and aesthetically. The 280SL had a much more fuel-efficient engine and didn't have the big bumpers so it provided a much cleaner and elegant look. Here is a 79 model, an R107 designation that also has a beautiful color. The Zephyr Blue Metallic paint is in good shape, as it should be for being repainted in 2019. The Blue Vinyl/Cloth interior is also in good condition. This 280SL has both tops, the hard-shell and soft top. Under the hood is a 2.8L Inline-6 engine mated to a 4-speed automatic transmission. Current owner has had her for nearly 7 years, acquired from a private owner out of Columbia, South Carolina. The odometer does not work. Current owner has performed a lot of work during his ownership. All Fluids and filter replaced (engine, transmission, differential, fuel, air and power steering). Electrical replaced (fuel pump, coil, spark plugs, ignition wiring, alternator and battery). Brake system (front & rear rotors, calipers, and pads). Exhaust system (center muffler and pipe replaced. Drive belts replaced. All body work, paint, restoration performed by Dick Perry Body Shop out of Ekron, KY. Car comes with spec sheets, wiring diagrams, fuse definitions, and the certificate of manufacturing data card. The title is clean and clear. If you want to cruise in style in iconic German engineering, this rare 280SL has you covered in spades. Options on this 280SL are: AC, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Both Hard & Soft Tops, Vinyl/Cloth Interior, AM/FM Radio, and Seat Belts. This 1979 Mercedes-Benz 280SL European Version is offered by our Louisville Showroom and can be seen in greater detail including 100+ HD pictures and an HD video at www.GatewayClassicCars.com. For additional information please call our knowledgeable staff at (812) 294-1555 or email us at louisville@GatewayClassicCars.com.

This vehicle has been viewed 1,670 times

SELLERS - WE CAN SELL YOURS

BUYERS - INTERESTED IN THIS VEHICLE

CURRENT MERCEDES-BENZ 280SL LIST

THERE ARE NO MORE OF THIS MAKE / MODEL

Gateway Classic Cars and its affiliates (“Gateway Classic Cars”) sells by consignment classic cars which have surpassed their original life expectancy. The vehicles sold at Gateway Classic Cars are not new; they can be expected to require greater upkeep and repair. Gateway Classic Cars has not inspected the vehicles for sale (*1). Gateway Classic Cars disclaims any and all warranties. All vehicles are sold AS-IS, WHERE-IS, with no warranties, expressed, written or implied (*2). Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type.

Gateway Classic Cars is not responsible for any representations as to the condition and/or the value of any vehicle. Gateway Classic Cars relies on the owner(s) for information about the vehicles. Gateway Classic Cars cannot be, and is not, responsible for omissions, errors, or inaccurate representations based upon information provided to it by owner(s). By way of example only, if a vehicle is marked as numbers matching, original mileage, or complete restoration, that information has been provided to Gateway Classic Cars by the owner(s) and has not been verified by Gateway Classic Cars. Any potential buyer is encouraged to verify this information on their own prior to purchase.

Gateway Classic Cars shall and will make reasonable efforts to disclose any known defects associated with each vehicle prior to the close of a sale at the buyer’s request.

Each potential purchaser understands it is his/her/their responsibility personally or through a third-party (not Gateway Classic Cars) to inspect any vehicle for potential purchase, and is relying solely on his/her/their own inspection, knowledge and judgment about any vehicle purchased.

Gateway Classic Cars assumes no responsibility for any repair regardless of any oral statements about the vehicle. No allowance or set-aside will be made on account of any omission, error, inaccurate representation, imperfection, defect or damage to any vehicle (*3).

Typographical errors happen. Gateway Classic Cars is not responsible for any such error in the description or price listed for any vehicle.

(*1) Except in the State of Wisconsin.

(*2) Except in the State of Kansas where certain warranties implied by law are not disclaimed.

(*3) Except in the State of Kansas where remedies for certain implied warranties cannot be disclaimed.

All finalized transactions will have additional charges if applicable which may include the following: sales tax, title fees, license & registration fees, and other additional government or licensing agency charges to register the vehicle. The purchaser is responsible for these charges. The advertised price includes a document fee of $197.73.

All credit cards will be charged a 3% convenience fee.

Our vehicles are published on several websites including ~ Autotrader Classics ~ Hemmings ~ ClassicCars ~ Carsforsale ~ AllCollectorCars ~ eBay ~ Facebook ~ YouTube

2,621 Classic and Exotics For Sale Today
Our vehicles were viewed 7,961,914 times in Aug 2021

Gateway Classic Cars
PUBLIC Showroom
1237 Central Park Dr. O'Fallon, IL. 62269 | 618.271.3000 | 800.231.3616

© Copyright 2021, Gateway Classic Cars | All Rights Reserved