1970 Mercedes Benz 280 SE Low Grill Cabriolet in Coco Brown with Cognac Leather interior
1970 Mercedes Benz 280 SE Cabriolet. 1970 was the ONLY year that the Five Passenger Cabriolet was offered with a 2.8 Liter in line fuel injected 6 Cylinder engine mounted in the Low Grill front body style. These cars are the last of the totally hand built Mercedes. The example shown here is the highly desirable Floor Shift model with Factory Air Conditioning that works as it should. The quality of the body, interior, chrome trim and overall assembly is unlike any Mercedes Benz manufactured since.
Finished in Coco Brown with Cognac leather interior, this stunning example is in remarkable condition throughout. The rich leather is complimented with abundant Burled Walnut Wood beautifully trimmed with rich Chrome accents.
The car drives exceptionally well with a strong engine that is mated to a smooth shifting 4 speed automatic transmission. The ride offers a substantial, rattle free, luxurious, quality experience.
The paint is smooth with fantastic luster and no noticeable flaws. The German canvas soft top and headliner are in excellent condition and fit as they should. The panel gaps are perfect and the doors close with a resounding thud as expected from a substantial hand built car of this quality.
The car has just been serviced and has no immediate needs. It is ready for the next lucky caretaker to enjoy years of exceptionalities top down motoring. The 280 SE Five Passenger Cabriolet is the perfect car to take on back country roads to experience the stunning colors of the upcoming Fall season.
All serious inquiries should be directed to Mark Starr at +1 (914) 217-4817.