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1979 Mercedes-Benz 400-Series 6.9

Sale price: $27,000.00 make an offer
Last update: 13.10.2016

Sale type: Fixed price listing

Technical specifications, photos and description:

Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz
Model: 400-Series
Year: 1979
Type: Sedan
Color: Silver
Mileage: 143,630
Engine: 6.8L 6835CC V8 GAS SOHC Naturally Aspirated
Transmission: Automatic
Fuel Type: Gasoline
Safety Features: Anti-Lock Brakes, Driver Airbag, Passenger Airbag
Trim: 6.9 Sedan 4-Door
Interior Color: Blue
Vehicle Title: Clear
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1979 Mercedes-Benz 400-Series 6.9 for sale

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  • 1979 Mercedes-Benz 400-Series 6.9

Here is an very clean example of the rare and iconic Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6. 9. Externally in collector's condition with one or two very minor blemishes while having an immaculate interior. This California car is optioned with the self-leveling hydropneumatic suspension and comes with the Euro headlights. It is a comfortable cruiser with all the flare of a 70's-built Mercedes-Benz.   Car and Driver proclaimed to be "the greatest Mercedes-Benz ever built. " Ready and will fire right up to drive.  
-Center A/C is blowing slightly warm and C-Pillar paint blemish size of half a dime

From Wikipedia:  

The Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6. 9 is the high-performance top-of-the-line version of the W116 model S-Class luxury saloon. It was built by Daimler-Benz in Stuttgart. nbsp;Germany and based on the long-wheelbase version of the W116 chassis introduced in 1972. The model was generally referred to in the company's literature as the "6. 9". to separate it from the regular 450SEL. It featured the largest engine of any non-American production car post WWII.

The 6. 9 was first shown to the motoring press at the Geneva Auto Show in 1974. and produced between 1975 and 1981 in extremely limited numbers. It was billed as the flagship of the Mercedes-Benz car line. and the successor to Mercedes-Benz's original high-performance sedan. the 300SEL 6. 3. The 6. 9 also has the distinction of being among the first vehicles ever produced with optional electronically controlled anti-lock brakes. first introduced by Mercedes-Benz and Bosch in 1978. The 6. 9's successor — the top of range 560 SEL — continued the 6. 9's self-leveling hydropneumaticsuspension as an extra-cost option.


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