1978 MERCEDES 450 SEL EURO SPEC 6.9Only 7,380 units produced worldwide, while only 1,816 were sold in the U.S.; with exclusivity being further heightened by this unit's highly coveted European specification status -- this highly-desirable Euro-spec 1978 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL (W116) 6.9 Sedan features only 92,XXX miles from new, the higher horsepower, hand-built engine, both Euro-spec headlights and the slim bumpers (front/rear), the self-leveling hydropneumatic suspension system, and a sunroof! Upon viewing this stately automobile, you're welcomed by an exterior displayed in an illustrious Silver finish, select exterior surfaces in Chrome and Black, and 14 - Inch wheels.The cabin's Black leather interior features front and rear seats that are enhanced by perforations, pipping and twin-stitching; twin-stitching is also featured on the door panels, with Burl Walnut inserts in the center console and dashboard areas, with the rooflining being finished in Gray. The cabin's audio experience is provided by the original Becker Mexico audio unit. Underneath the hood lies its prodigious 6.9L, hand-assembled, (M-100) eight-cylinder engine -- that when new, produced a strong 286 hp w/ a staggering 405 ft-lbs of torque and is mated to a 3-speed, automatic transmission while having the power remitted to the rear wheels. For additional information regarding this stately, and highly desirable Euro-spec 1978 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL (W116) 6.9 Sedan, call us now at (516) 888-9000!