Who doesn't enjoy cruising, as the gentle breeze blows through the cabin and a leisurely eight-cylinder engine hums beneath the hood. And what better way to experience it than in a 70s Mercedes-Benz Roadster. Here’s a 1979 Mercedes Benz 450 SL Roadster that fits the bill. It belongs to the second longest single series ever produced by Mercedes, which ran from 1971 to 1989. These cars are considered ideal classic daily drivers due to their spacious interiors, comfort, and reliability. Our subject 450 SL Roadster is reported to have been a Florida car its entire life and bears 60,000 original miles. The seller also states, "It’s rare to see one of these in this condition with such low miles!”
This 1979 Mercedes Benz 450 SL Roadster has a white exterior that is reported to be original. It boldly displays the Mercedes star on its grill, hood and the rear of the car next to the 450SL emblem. The 79’ SL Roadster features square rear lights with vertical lines, dual exhaust and a sizable grill set amid quad headlights. Our subject Merc’ rides on silver wheels with ‘Star’ hubcaps and four new Radial Maxtour tires. This Roadster sports frameless glass doors and can be outfitted with either the soft or the hard top, both of which are included in the price. What spotlights this car is its imposing red interior that also reported to be original. The cabin provide sufficient space for two passengers in comfortable seats. It features power steering, power windows, power locks a functioning climate control and a Becker Mexico stereo. The minimalistic dash also features a glovebox and circular air vents that are comparable to most modern designs. In front of the steering wheel are three large circular gauge pods that display the clock, rpm, speed, fuel level, oil pressure and engine coolant temperature in a clear and easy-to-read fashion. Very Germanic!
Tucked under the hood of this 1979 Mercedes Benz 450 SL Roadster is a 4.5L V8 engine that can produce an ample 180 horsepower and 220 lb-ft of torque. It is coupled with a 3-speed automatic transmission that feeds power to the rear wheels, ensuring that you can cruise with style and presence.
Car Location: Florida 60,000 original miles reported Soft top Hard top included in sale Reported to have been a Florida car entire life 4 new tires Stereo functions A/C functions Power Steering "rare to see one of these in this condition with such low miles!" - seller White Exterior - reported to be original Red interior - reported to be original
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