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Arthur Bechtel Classic Motors presents ...

Mercedes-Benz 280 SL Pagoda
Testdrive in the Black Forest


Dear classic car-lovers,

we are pleased to present you one of our newest highlights today: a Mercedes-Benz 280 SL Pagoda in the color combination anthracite gray metallic / leather old cognac with automatic transmission, wind deflector, radio becker mexico, and much more in best condition. Join us in our here presented short film on a test drive with this dream classic.

From a barn find to and outstanding classic car – Each here offered classic car went through various stages in our inhouse-rebuild / restoration manufactory. Our years of experience and expertise and the associated, uncompromising execution of all restoration work promise you the best quality.

Find our current stock of Mercedes-Benz Pagodas here. You desire an individual consultation? We are looking forward to hearing from you on Instagram, by e-mail (, by phone +49 7031 3069522 or via WhatsApp or your visit in our headquarter in Böblingen or Munich any time. 

Technical Data:

Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz
Type: 280 SL Pagoda Automatic
Time of production: 1968-1971
Model year: 1969
Exterior:  DB 172 Anthracite Gray Metallic
Interior: Leather Old Cognac
Engine: Matching Numbers
Cylinder: 6 cylinder in a line
Capacity: 2.778 cc
Engine Power: 125 kW / 170 HP
Extras: Automatic transmission, power steering, Hardtop in the color of the vehicle, Becker Mexico Radio, White wall tires, wind deflector, center arm rest, luggage set optional

Your purchase in our house: 245.000,00 EURO 

Services included in our offer:

✔ 2-year full warranty
✔ Free door-to-door-shipping (insured) within the USA (sea freight and custom clearance (import taxes not included) 
✔ Photographic documentation of the restoration
✔ Issue of all relevant documents (American title / Classic Data valuation report)
✔ Client support (e.g. in the process of registration / import / custom clearance, ...)

EXTRAS - optionally bookable:

✔ Custom photo book: a high quality album with outstanding photo shots and graphics of your Mercedes-Benz 280 SL Pagoda
✔ Distinctive wall art and home décor pieces, posters, calendars, greeting cards and much more with your Mercedes-Benz 280 SL Pagoda
✔ Accessories as personalized keychains, luggage sets, doormats, bags, t-shirts and much more

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+49 176 311 950 63