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1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Sells for $4.62 million

1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Sells for $4.62 million

Posted on 23 Jan 2012 at 6:30pm

A tastefully restored aluminum-bodied 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing was auctioned by Gooding & Company, for a record $4.62 million.

The Gullwing is a very, very special car in its own right. But this one here is a true jewel, given its history and immaculate condition. The fact that this is one of the only 29 Alloy 300SLs makes it doubly unique.

 This SL, chassis number 5500208, was sent to America on…