The 2015 auction year begins with the Barrett-Jackson week in Scottsdale Arizona. Every major auction house is selling Mercedes-Benz 300 SLs.
RM auctions – Arizona Biltmore hotel – january 15 and 16 , 2015
RM auctions will sell one Gullwing and two Roadsters
1957 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster VIN 7500552
This early example of the Roadster was with the last owner for over 40 years and he drove it over 100k miles. The original strawberry red Roadster is now finished in fire engine red over black leather.
1962 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster VIN 3010.
This late factory cast iron engine disc brake Roadster was originally finished in fantasy yellow DB653 over black leather. After a full nut and bolt restoration in 2010 it is now finished in light blue metallic with a fitted hardtop.
1955 300 SL Gullwing with retrofitted Rudge wheels VIN 5500594.
This car was originally finished in medium blue DB 350 with cream interior. After a full nut and bolt restoration that was finished in 2013, the car is now silver with a blue plaid interior.