1980 Mercedes-Benz 450SL for sale 100997889
1980 Mercedes-Benz 450SL
$13,995
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1980 Mercedes-Benz 450SL

Car for sale by Gateway Classic Cars in O Fallon, Illinois 62269

$13,995

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Classic Car Overview

Gateway Classic Cars of Tampa is proud to offer this 1980 Mercedes-Benz 450 SL. Two reasons people collect art is to preserve history and make a sound investment. The price of the artwork is often based on the talent of the artist and what they have accomplished. This 1980 Mercedes falls into that category. This was the last car owned by the ICONIC HALL of FAME professional baseball LEGEND Roger Maris. Roger Maris was known for breaking the single-season home run record held by another legend, Babe Ruth. Maris blasted sixty-one home runs in a single-season. How often do you get to own a car from a super star? Added to the mix is the fact that this is a 1980 Mercedes-Benz 450 SL. Some regard the 1980 Mercedes 450 SL as a legend in its own right. Obviously, Maris seen the prominence in it since he purchased it. This 80 is a great example of an original well preserved 450SL. The exterior is finished in the classic Mercedes Silver with black leather interior. With the front engine rear wheel drive design, handling characteristics are not quite what you would expect. The ride is plush yet stiff with just the right amount of road feel making it an absolute pleasure to drive. Powering this exotic roadster is a torque filled 4.5 liter V8 that is paired to a smooth shifting 4 speed automatic allowing this roadster to barrel down the road in a way that only a Mercedes can. The interior is exactly what you would expect from a Benz. There is enough high quality leather to cover three sofas with the bucket seats being as comfortable as they look. The interior door panels are in great condition and definitely remind you that you are in a high end luxury car. With the late 70s and early 80s German cars being one of the hottest commodities in the collector car market, this beauty is sure to find a new home quickly. Options include AM/FM CD Radio, Convertible Top, Spare Tire, Power Brakes, Power Steering, Power Locks, Power Windows, Seat Belts, Leather Interior, Radial Tires, and Aluminum/Alloy Wheels. Also included in the sale of this fine Mercedes is some nostalgic memorabilia from Roger Maris including a signed baseball card! This 1980 Mercedes 450SL is for sale in our Tampa Showroom and can be viewed in greater detail including 100+ HD pictures and an HD video at www.GatewayClassicCars.com. For additional information, please call our knowledgeable staff at (813)645-6200 or email us at Tampa@GatewayClassicCars.com. If you would like to see it in person, come to our Tampa Showroom, located at 351 30th Street NE, Ruskin, FL 33570. Hours: Monday through Saturday, 9 AM to 5 PM EST. See more at: http://www.gatewayclassiccars.com/TPA/1221/1980-Mercedes-Benz-450SL

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Vehicle Specifications

  • VIN
    GCCTPA1221
  • Classic Car ID
    100997889
  • Stock Number
    TPA1221
  • Category
    Import Classics
  • Body Style
    N/A
  • New/Used
    Used
  • Mileage
    118,939 miles
  • Engine
    4.5L V8
  • Drivetrain
    N/A
  • Transmission
    Automatic
  • Exterior Color
    Silver
  • Custom Color
    N/A

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