1975 Mercedes Benz 280 S
116 chassis 2.8lt DOHC six cylinder (118kw) 4-speed automatic gearbox
Finished in English Red (orange) with parchment interior.
The 116 280 S saloon ran from 1973 until 1980 with 122,848 examples produced.
This car was sold in Launceston by the local dealer and was registered on the 23rd of October 1975 and still has the original manufacturers books with service history at the dealer up until 222,972 kms in November 1991.
Whilst the speedometer now shows in excess of 318,000 kms, the experience of driving the car certainly is still a satisfying and enjoyable ride.
The original carburettor has been successfully replaced with a Holly carburettor.
The car is currently unregistered and will require only minor work to comply for re-registration.