Lot 1115

1965 Mercedes-Benz 220 SE Cabriolet


$79,200 USD | Sold

United States | Fort Lauderdale, Florida



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  • Well documented and wonderfully preserved W111 convertible “fin tail” finished in uncommon exterior color of Grey Beige over Cognac leather
  • Formerly owned by noted car collector Bill Jacobs; under single-family ownership for 30 years prior to that
  • One of 2,793 coupes and convertibles produced in 1965, the final year for the “220” designation
  • Powered by a 2.2-liter, inline, six-cylinder engine paired with an automatic transmission
  • One of the most sophisticated family cars in its day, with Bosch mechanical fuel injection, disc brakes, and power steering
  • Maintained to a high level, with service invoices dating back to 1993; most recent work in January 2021 performed by Mercedes-Benz of Music City of Nashville, Tennessee
  • Includes copy of original data card, owner’s manual, previous registrations, and service invoices