Mercedes-Benz 190SL 1960 on sale at online auction

Mercedes-Benz 190SL 1960 on sale at online auction

September 29, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

At the Bringatrailer online auction, a rare Mercedes-Benz 190SL 1960 production year appeared on sale.

The current owner of this car bought it in 2017 in California. Convertible with a removable hardtop is made in black. Steel wheels, also painted black, received polished overlay rings, caps with selected shades and tires Maxxis MA-1.

The interior color of the car used red. It is worth noting that the door panels and rectangular chairs are painted in the same shade. In addition, a 2-spoke ivory-colored steering wheel immediately contrasts with the red interior.

 The dashboard has a speedometer designed for a top speed of 140 mph (225 km / h). On the odometer, in turn, the current mileage of 86 thousand miles (about 138 thousand km) is indicated.

A rare car is driven by a 1.9-liter engine, functioning together with a 4-speed manual transmission and rear-wheel drive system. According to the owner, he updated the brake and fuel systems in 2018, and also carried out a major overhaul of the Solex carburetor. In addition, the car was replaced by a water pump and an electric fuel pump.

 It should be emphasized that at the time of writing the news, one day was left until the end of the auction, and the cost of 190SL was $ 45,500

Also previously put up for sale was the Mercedes-Benz S-Class 1982 production year in the back of the W126. It is worth noting that a factory warranty is provided for this car.