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Member Only / 1858

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VIN

Gold Member Only

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Chassis

Member Only

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Model Year

1957

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Color

Light Blue

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Interior

Red Leather

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Original Market Specification

US

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Drive

LHD

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Last known km/miles

84924 Miles (08/03/2014)

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Status

Restored

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Information

Chassis No. 198.042.7500569
Engine No. 198.980.7500545
Body No.198.042.7500493

One of only 25 original Rudge wheel Roadsters
Originally finished in Mercedes-Benz Silver (DB 180) with a Red (641) leather interior, repainted bright pink (retaining Red leather interior) by first owner Natalie Wood, repainted back to original specification by previous owner Don McColl in 1978, repainted to current specification in 2000.

Modifications

Repainted Silver Blue (353 G) by Rudi Koniczek (Rudi & Company) in 2000

Location History

Country FlagFernandina Beach, Florida, United States For Sale 08/03/2014 InfoSold at RM Sotheby's 2014 Amelia Island for $1,842,500 (84,924 miles)

Country FlagLos Angeles, California, United States Event -- InfoDisplayed by Mercedes-Benz U.S.A. in the exclusive SL@Hollywood - Celebrating 60 Years of a Living Legend exhibition (at the Warner Brothers Studios) in 2012

Country FlagVictoria, British Columbia, Canada -- -- InfoRestored by Rudi Koniczek (Rudi & Company) in 2000

Country FlagHollywood, California, United States Previous Owner -- InfoFirst owner - Natalie Wood

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