Unique 1948 Mercedesbenz Model Sold for $350 000 at Melbourne

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Mercedes-Benz 320 W142

Unique 1948 Mercedes Model Sold for $350 at Melbourne

At the last day of the annual Melbourne International Motor one of Australia’s premiere and largest events, the popular auction held in conjunction with the conclude a total sales of million AUD or about $2.1 USD from the vintage vehicles and plates auctioned.

One rare and vintage car drew the interest of and Australian car collectors at the 2007 International Motor Show event. The car was a Mercedes-Benz W142 2-door cabriolet that was built by the German luxury car some time in 1948. The car for a whopping $350,000 AUD or about USD.

The car was actually a prototype model of a coupe and was not put into production of Germany’s involvement in World War II, has led to the devastation of the company’s factories and industrial facilities in the country. the evolution of a much more powertrain components like the overhead camshaft engine, the of the 1948 Mercedes-Benz W142 prototype was no longer used and the car was to a Dutch businessman and brought the car to In the late 1980s, an Australian and car enthusiast found the car in the country and it to Melbourne.

The Mercedes-Benz W142 A320 measures about 5.5 meters and has long wheelbase. Outside, the Mercedes-Benz cabriolet features a two-tone blue exterior and a soft top roof. On the inside, the leather seats remains in The car is equipped with a 59kW engine under its hood. the buyer should get Mercedes car to protect the exterior of this Mercedes-Benz W142 A320 And of course as a Mercedes-Benz enthusiast, he can get other Mercedes car covers for his

Mercedes-Benz 320 W142

Although the car went through a restoration, it looks like the Mercedes-Benz W142 A320 model developed in 1948, to Max-Gerritt von Pein, the head of Museum who inspected the car.

back to the 2007 Melbourne Motor Show auction a 1927 Rolls-Royce Phantom I was sold for $100,000 AUD ($78,280 The auctioneer said the car was owned by an aristocrat who served as a spy for the infamous dictator Adolf Hitler.

In several vehicle number significantly contribute to the total of the auction event including new local Victorian Registration Plates that sold for a of $154,000 AUD. Four and plates sold for prices from $27,000 AUD up to $32,000

The most expensive number sold was the three-digit ‘765’ vitreous enamel plate was sold for $75,000 AUD or about USD. Other top selling include ‘429’ big-block for $70,000 AUD, and ‘353’ sold for $63,000 AUD.

Mercedes-Benz 320 W142

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