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1961 Mercedes-Benz 190SL Roadster
Award Winning Ground-Up Restoration By Bruce Adams. Concours Quality And An Outstanding Driving And Handling Car. Expertly Finished In DB 317 Grey/Blue with #1068 Natural Leather Interior and a Grey Convertible Top. Original Matching Numbers Car Verified By The MB Data Card. Fully Sorted And Driven Regularly By Its Current Owner Who Is A Board Member And Newsletter Editor For The International 190SL Group. You Will Not Find A Better Example Of This Iconic Marque Anywhere. Expensive And Worth It. VIN 121 042 10 020375.
This outstanding 1961 190SL won Best Of Show in the International 190SL Group concours in 2006. Since that time, it has continued to win numerous awards at other prestigious car events. The current owner has spent countless hours and has made a significant investment continuing to make it better. During this time, he has driven the car 5000 miles and now has it dialed in to perfection.
Improvements include: A re-build of the entire drivetrain and suspension by Black Forest LLC; re-built gauges and controls to operate as new; electronic distributor; heavy-duty sway bar; halogen headlamps; dimmable instrument lighting; modern water hoses and clamps; gear-reduction starter; seat belts; re-built and recovered seats by Black Forest; K & M air filter modification. All original parts are included with the car.
Also provided is a set of Coco mats to protect the correct rubber floor mats and rear boot. The underside, trunk, engine bay and, engine component finishes are all factory correct and in pristine show-quality condition. The original tool kit and bag, original books and, ownership documentation are also included. All of the restoration and on-going improvements and upgrades have been fully documented with receipts and/or photographs.
You will not find a better, more solid 190SL anywhere nor one that runs and drives as good at any price. This car is ready for its next owner to enjoy, drive, and show for many years to come.