Pedigree Motorcars is proud to offer this magnificent 1977 Mercedes-Benz 450 SEL for sale. For details contact Ken Baker at 561-866-1601.
For nearly a decade the W116 body Mercedes was hailed as the most advanced, finest driving, and safest luxury sedan on the market. Even by today's advanced standards, these are magnificent driving cars. They are a reliable, spacious, and wonderful high-speed road cars. These cars were offered with many different engine choices and body styles. Offered in a short or long wheelbase, this 450 SEL is the most desirable of all. It has the 4.5 L V-8 engine and the longer wheelbase for a very spacious rear seat.
Regarded as the most advanced and well engineered car of its time, these timeless classics are still impressive drivers today. This example is one of the most impressive ones we have ever driven. We strongly encourage potential buyers to personally inspect this Mercedes to understand how magnificent this car is.
This highly original Black with Bamboo leather 450SEL is truly impressive. The body has no rust on it whatsoever, the paint gleams, as does all of the chrome. Inside, this car is truly a time capsule. Everything inside of this car is impressive. The Bamboo leather shows virtually no wear. The seats are still supportive and firm. There is no cracking on the dash or door panels. The wood veneer is all magnificent with no cracks or fading. Even the carpeting still looks as impressive as it did 40 years ago. When we first saw this car, we were truly amazed by its condition.
As with all of our cars, it received a thorough inspection and service prior to putting it on the market. To get this car ready for sale we had performed:
Change Oil and Filter
Replace driveshaft center support
Replace Air Conditioning compressor, Receiver/Dryer, Switches, O-Rings, Oil/Dye, Evacuate and Re-Charge system
Replace rear passenger window motor and regulator
Replace right rear door handle
Replace sunroof motor
Replace rear muffler pipes, muffler
Replace exhaust manifold gaskets
Rotate and Balance tires
Adjust drive belts
Replace drivers seat adjustment handle
Install front license plate grommets and screws
Replace steering stabilizer
Replace exhaust hangers
Replace various engine vacuum lines
Repair wiring to dimmer switch
We have driven this car over 200 miles since getting it ready for sale. It has proven to be not only fun to drive, but extremely reliable. Every single switch, control, light, and operation works as it should. Even the electric antenna and the original radio work.
Included with the purchase of this 450SEL are:
First Aid Kit
Original Data card
Original Jack for Spare Tire
Documentation on the work we performed
This is an excellent opportunity to own one of the most iconic Mercedes sedans. This 450SEL can be driven and enjoyed daily or taken out on special occasions. Its a car to be proud of.
At Pedigree Motorcars we show cars by appointment only. To schedule your private showing, contact Ken Baker at 561-866-1601.