1984 Mercedes-Benz G-Class 280GE W460
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1984 Mercedes-Benz G-Class 280GE W460 for sale
1984 Mercedes-Benz 280GE Gelandewagen Cabrio SWB
Few vehicles are as distinctive and unique as the W460 chassis Mercedes-Benz vehicles. Although there are other vehicles that are instantly recognizable - the Gullwing Mercedes. the '57 Chevy. and the DeLorean to name a few - there is no other vehicle so classy. yet so capable as Gelandewagen Mercedes-Benz.
The Mercedes-Benz G-Class. sometimes called G-Wagen (short for Geländewagen. "cross country vehicle"). is a mid-size four-wheel drive luxury SUV manufactured by Magna Steyr (formerly Steyr-Daimler-Puch) in Austria and sold by Mercedes-Benz. In certain markets. it has been sold under the Puch name as Puch G.
The G-wagen is characterized by its boxy styling and body-on-frame construction. It uses three fully locking differentials. one of the few vehicles to have such a feature. Despite the introduction of an intended replacement. the unibody SUV Mercedes-Benz GL-Class in 2006. the G-Class is still in production and is one of the longest produced Mercedes-Benz in Daimler's history. with a span of 35 years. Only the Unimog surpasses it.
The G-class was developed as a military vehicle from a suggestion by the Shah of Iran (at the time a significant Mercedes shareholder) to Mercedes and offered as a civilian version in 1979.
It was not available from Mercedes-Benz in the United States until 2002. although this was preceded by a grey-market where even basic models commanded six-figure prices in the 1990s.
What we have for sale today is a SUPER RARE 1984 Mercedes 280GE Cabrio! (VIN#46021217036302)
It features most powerful engine offered at the time – bulletproof 2. 8 inline 6. combined with highly desirable 5-speed manual transmission! With this drivetrain combination you can zip down the highway with ease toward your desired destination – classy night out. or a dirty and fun-filled day off road!!!! 2. 8 straight 6 engine is much more powerful and civil than its 4 cylinder gasoline. or its diesel siblings.
This Mercedes was purchased new in 1984 in Germany by an American Businessman who lived there for few years. and then Imported to US in 1987 upon his arrival back home. This G-Wagen spent its whole life in dry Tennesse. which explains its super solid and rust free condition!!
This Beautiful Benz was parked in a barn in 2006. as its owner started going through a divorce. Unfortunately life happened. and this Benz just continued to sit in his barn on a 300 Acre Property without being touched or driven.
Before it was parked. it was running. but now. as it sat for too long. its original 2. 8 Liter fuel injected I6 engine will start on starting fluid (please see video below!). With fresh tune-up. fresh gas. and some Tender Loving Care and general checkup this G-Wagen should be hitting trails in no time!!!
This Mercedes is a fun and easy project. and it is perfect for somebody who wants to do a full cosmetic restoration. and have a wonderful show truck and the investment. OR for somebody who can get it running to be their daily driver. and then slowly restore it to its full beauty at their own pace. but in the meantime taking it out to the beach and off-roading without worrying about scratching the paint!
As you can see in the pictures. its ORIGINAL Anthracite Gray Metallic paint is showing its age - mostly from sitting in a barn for the past 10 years and sun hitting it through the barn windows. but if re-sprayed back to its fully glory this truck would look amazing! Body is very straight and solid. so re-paint to an original color should be very easy and straight forward process!
This G-Wagen is very solid and rust free!!! Body and undercarriage are very straight. solid and original!! All gaps are proper. and all doors. hood and trunk are opening and closing as they should!!
This is a very solid and most importantly UNMOLESTED example of W460 G-Wagen!! Because of its intended use as an ultimate off-road vehicle. there are some “Frankenstein” G-Wagens out there. and finding one to be free of horrors and torture from its previous owners and incompetent body shops trying to hide rust. and days of its hard use and abuse are getting harder and harder by the minute!!!!
When you wipe the dust off the inside of the fender-wells. original paint is revealed!!! Same thing with the original floors!!! All solid and rust free!!! There are no numerous coats of undercoatings. bondo. or God knows what when previous owners tried to hide or “protect it” from rust! Frame rails are perfect. solid and they look brand new. showing its original factory powdercoating!
Original VIN Number Stamping is also present on its passenger side frame rail – another rare and desirable “Item” on the long list of Original G-Wagen Traits and requirements if you wish to own best of the best!!!
These trucks are built tough. meant to be used. abused. played hard. and put away wet. and many are as they are ultimate off road vehicles. but finding one that was loved and cared for its whole life is getting to be a hard task.
Just look at the pictures. and you will get an idea of how solid and beautifully preserved this G-Wagen truly is!! It is literally a “Diamiond in the Rough!”
Original Interior is all there and is complete down to its original Clock! This G-Wagen also comes with Factory A/C. rare and highly desirable option back in the 80's!
All in all this is a very nice. complete and unmolested truck. that has a lot of potential. and considering its history and heritage it will make a very nice and fun project. and great return on investment!!!
Being a rare Cabrio model. it is even more valuable and desirable!! You know what they say: “if the top goes down. then the price goes up!”!! What a better way to enjoy the beach or the outdoors. than from its Cabriolet G-Wagen!!!
Original Tool Set and Owners manuals. including Original Owner Registration are present as well!
Title is clear and is ready to be transferred immediately ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD!!! We will be glad to help winning bidder with finding the cheapest shipping quote for shipping. personally deliver the car to the local port for the out of the Country buyers. and fill out all the necessary paperwork to make it easy and convenient for the winning buyer!
If you have any questions feel free to contact us at 904-728-9688 or 904-571-5237. and we will be more than happy to help out with anything we can.
-TERMS OF SALE:
Buyers are encouraged. and more than welcome to inspect this vehicle in person and before auction ends! Inspections performed after the point of sale will not be accepted or considered. Please review all the photos carefully. and do all of your homework and due diligence in regard of this vehicle before auction ends!!!! Please do not assume anything and do ask any questions you might have in regard of this car. and do ask for any additional photos that would be of interest for you. so we avoid case of "buyer's remorse" afterwards.
Please be advised that this is not a brand new vehicle. and it should not be treated as such!!! It is a 32 years old pre-owned classic vehicle which has been previously on the road used and driven. so therefore with respect to its age and the miles it has. there will most likely be average wear and tear. span > such as minor scratches. minor dings. small rock chips or any other imperfections that are expected to be seen on a previously owned and used vehicle. We do our best to disclose any substantial blemishes in our photos and descriptions. Opinions and expectations can vary. so Please Telephone Us If You Have Any Questions or Concerns Regarding the Condition of This Vehicle.
Once a vehicle leaves our premises no refunds. credits or adjustments will be issued.
This vehicle is being sold AS-IS. where is. and without any warranty expressed. written. or implied. All used vehicles should be assumed to have some degree of wear. We do not manufacture our product. Each vehicle brand has its strengths. styles. tendencies. and shortcomings. Therefore. despite our best efforts to verify a vehicle's mechanical condition. we are not able to warranty a manufacturer's workmanship or a previous owner's diligence in care.
Some vehicles may come with the balance/remainder of the factory warranty. but it's the responsibility of the buyer to check with that vehicles Original dealer/manufacturer about those. and their terms and conditions. We will do our best to disclose if the vehicle does come with the balance of factory warranty. The seller shall not be responsible for the correct description. authenticity. genuineness. or defects herein. and makes no warranty in connection therewith. No allowance or set aside will be made on account of any incorrectness. imperfection. defect or damage. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type. ANY and ALL representations made in the description above are made to the best of the Seller‘s knowledge. however. due to divergent notions of condition and quality. you are encouraged to rely on your own physical inspection of the vehicle and not the description above. Furthermore. due to the likelihood for latent and patent defects within and/or on a pre-owned vehicle. the Seller cannot guarantee that all issues are disclosed in the description above. It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected the vehicle. asked any and as much questions they might have about the vehicle. and to have satisfied himself or herself as to the condition and value of the vehicle and to bid based upon that judgment solely. Therefore. any claims or disputes as a result of or relate to failure to disclose or misrepresentation are hereby waived by you. The seller shall and will make every reasonable effort to disclose any known defects associated with this vehicle at the buyer's request prior to the close of sale and end of the auction. Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs regardless of any oral or written statements about the vehicle. It is agreed by all parties in relation to any transaction involving this vehicle. won through eBay or not. that the proper venue for any legal proceedings or disputes will be conducted in Duval County. Florida. under the laws of State of Florida.
The advertised mileage represents the miles when the vehicle was placed on eBay. These vehicles are test driven and demoed so mileage shown may differ at time of sale.
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$500 Non-Refundable Deposit via PayPal is due within 24 hours after the end of the auction. and winning bidder MUST contact us within this period to arrange payment and shipping details.
The balance (cash in person. money order. bank loan or certified check. wire transfer) is due within 3 daysafter the end of the auction!! All financial transactions must be completed before vehicle delivery.
We do charge $185 documentary fee that will be added to the winning bid amount. This fee is used to cover any administrative and paperwork expenses. overnighting the documents to your door. and issuing a 30 days temporary tag.
All buyers are responsible for all state. county. city taxes and fees. as well as title/registration fees in the state that the vehicle will be registered in.
Florida Residents will be responsible for Florida Sales tax. Tag & Title fees at the time of the sale. and out-of-state Residents will be more than likely responsible for their states sales tax. tag & Title fees in their own state.
A temporary tag can be issued if needed to transport the vehicle back to your home state. Temp tags are good for 30 days.
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We Specialize in Export of vehicles from United States. so if you need shipping quotes to ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD. span > as well as in the United States. please let us know. and we will get them for you as soon as possible. We have two major international ports in our vicinity (Jacksonville Port. in Jacksonville Florida. and Brunswick Port in Brunswick Georgia) so international shipping and Export is no problems!
We encourage both DOMESTIC and INTERNATIONAL bidders to bid on this vehicle. and we will be more than happy to help out with arranging shipping if winning bidder requires such help as We have good working relationships with few good domestic and international shipping companies that we used in the past.
Shipping cost is the responsibility of the winning bidder!
Majestic Auto International. LLC is located in Sunny Jacksonville. span > Florida. We specialize in sale and export of antique. exotic and special interest vehicles. All of our vehicles are handpicked. span > inspected. and if they don't meet and satisfy our strict criteria. they are not offered for sale to the retail market. but are just passed along to the wholesale market. We want our customers to be happy with what they purchase from us. and we only offer the cleanest cars that we would personally drive!! We pride ourselves on our selection of handpicked special interest vehicles. and we want you to be our customer for Life!!
Why our cars have such a great prices? Our low overhead strategy which stands in stark contrast to the extravagant franchised dealerships translates to significant upfront savings to our customers!! The result is a lower purchase price that will minimize the up-side-down effect on future trade-in values. It is proven fact that the “Best Car Values” are realized on depreciated 1-3 year old vehicles that still retain factory warranty.
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