1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL

$125,990

1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL 1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL
1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL 1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL
1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL 1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL
1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL 1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL
1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL 1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL
1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL 1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL
1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL 1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL
1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL 1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL
1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL 1962 Mercedes-Benz Classics 190SL

Vehicle Details

Mileage
64,352
Body Style
Convertible
Exterior Color
Burgundy
Interior Color
Cream
Stock Number
P10491
VIN
190SL021036C
Transmission
Manual
Engine
4
Drivetrain
RWD

Specialty Sales Classics - Pleasanton
4321 First Street
Pleasanton, CA 94566
925-484-2262
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Seller's Notes

<p>This 1962 Mercedes-Benz 190SL 2 Door Convertible (<strong>Stock # P10491</strong>) is available in our Pleasanton, CA showroom and any inquiries may be directed to us at <strong>925-484-2262</strong> or by email at [Sales@SpecialtySales.com](<a href="mailto:Sales@SpecialtySales.com">mailto:Sales@SpecialtySales.com</a>).</p><hr><p><strong><span style="color: rgb(184, 49, 47); font-size: 18px;">Truly Breathtaking 1962 Mercedes-Benz 190SL Convertible</span></strong></p><p>New to our Pleasanton showroom is this highly impressive 1962 Mercedes-Benz 190SL 2 Door Convertible with burgundy exterior paint and a cream leather interior.  You’ll find a factory 1.9L four cylinder engine under the hood along with a matching 4-speed manual transmission, both of which have been completely rebuilt within the last 1,000 miles.  This desirable classic is in outstanding overall condition as well and it is ready to be enjoyed immediately by a new owner.</p><hr><p><strong><span style="color: rgb(184, 49, 47); font-size: 18px;">Enjoyed & Maintained by Current Owner Since 1971</span></strong></p><p>The current owner has enjoyed this 1962 Mercedes-Benz 190SL Roadster since 1971 as the 2<sup>nd</sup> lifetime owner.  It’s a highly original example with what the owner tells us is the numbers-matching drivetrain in place plus many of the factory accessories and trim pieces. It is in exceptional condition throughout with show-quality paint, exceptional body lines and a gorgeous factory interior.</p><p>The 1962 Mercedes-Benz 190SL is highly sought after by collectors due to being a hybrid of the sporty 300SL roadster and the 180C sedan.  Its excellent performance and handling comes from its independent rear suspension and peppy four cylinder engine with dual Solex carburetors.  This particular example is largely a survivor that has only seen minor levels of restoration throughout the years, it has been repainted once in its lifetime with some other minor refreshing, but otherwise this amazing roadster has remained unmolested.</p><hr><p><strong><span style="color: rgb(184, 49, 47); font-size: 18px;">Only 1,000 Miles on Fully Restored Factory Drivetrain</span></strong></p><p>As we previously mentioned earlier, this 1962 Mercedes-Benz 190SL Convertible had the entire drivetrain rebuilt within the last 1,000 miles including the factory motor and transmission.  It performs out on the open road like a brand new classic vehicle with nice acceleration and a very smooth ride quality.  It needs nothing to be enjoyed in a prestigious collection right away- the attention to detail is outstanding throughout.</p><p>Likewise, the body of this 1962 Mercedes-Benz 190SL borders on immaculate with excellent body lines and unblemished trim.  The exterior paint and convertible top are also in excellent shape as is the well-kept factory interior with factory wood-grain inserts and the correct instrument panels.  The seating shows only the slightest signs of wear and nothing to detract from the overall prestige of this desirable classic.  It’s simply a beautiful vehicle.</p><hr><p><strong><span style="color: rgb(184, 49, 47); font-size: 18px;">An Incredible Find at a Sensational Price</span></strong></p><p>Overall, this 1962 Mercedes-Benz 190SL 2 Door Convertible is one of the most impressive examples we’ve seen in years and it needs nothing to be driven or enjoyed right away.  Due to the extensive restoration costs of these classics, this beautiful roadster is a true steal at the current asking price and it’s going to make one lucky collector fall in love with it.  For more information about this vehicle, visit our Pleasanton, California showroom, give us a call at <strong>925-484-2262</strong>, or email us at [Sales@SpecialtySales.com](<a href="mailto:Sales@SpecialtySales.com">mailto:Sales@SpecialtySales.com</a>).  Be sure to mention <strong>Stock # P10491 </strong>as well.</p><p>Legal Disclosures: Specialty Sales Classics has advertised and sold thousands of classic cars since our founding in 1978. We strongly encourage any and all buyers who are unable to view the vehicle in-person to perform a Pre-Purchase Inspection (by an independent party of their choosing) prior to the purchase.  Given the age of many of our vehicles, it is extremely difficult to adequately describe all aspects of each vehicles condition in the limited space available and we have learned that these Pre-Purchase Inspections are helpful to all parties involved.</p><p>The information presented for this vehicle is deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed as a basis of purchase.  The Buyer should make a thorough, independent inspection and investigation of the vehicle prior to purchase.</p>