Mercedes-Benz 450 SLC 5.0

In Auction

€ 29,500.-

Car-ID: XT0268
Model, Body type:
Coupe
Registration:
1979
Engine Power:
4,939 CCM (177 KW / 240 BHP)
Transmission:
Automatic
Color:
Silver
Doors:
2
Mileage:
215,900 km

Vehicle Description

– very rare 1979 Mercedes-Benz 450 SLC 5.0
– one of only 2.769 units produced of the range-topping C107 model
– 5.0 litre aluminium engine with a power output of 177 kW (240 hp)
– ex-works aluminium bonnet and boot lid helped reduce weight even further
– cruise control, air conditioning, centre armrest
– original Becker Mexico radio with very rare Becker “Verkehrsfunk-Kurier 5”
– baroque rims, Raid 4-spoke burlwood steering wheel
– Mercedes-Benz data card and owner’s manual available
– no pending repairs, ready to take to the road
– German registration documents


Based on the R107, Mercedes created a sports coupé with the series designation C107, which was first presented in 1971 and marketed as SLC. The SLC’s wheelbase was a full 36 cm longer than that of the SL. The coupé was a 5-seater, slightly heavier than the convertible, but the better drag coefficient made up for that, their top speed was identical. Its distinguishing styling cues were the very large, curved rear window and the slats in the back – born out of necessity in order to fully lower the rear side windows.
There were the M 110 six-cylinder engine, as well as the M 116 and M 117 eight-cylinder engines to choose from. The most powerful version, the 450 SLC 5.0 or, as of 1980, 500 SLC offered 176 kW (240 hp).
The coupé was produced for 10 years – a long time, though considerably shorter than the 18 years of the R107. During this period 62,888 units were built – much fewer than the convertible variant.

Vehicle Overview

Interior Features

  • Blue
  • Leather

Exterior Features

  • Metallic
  • Silver

Latest Vehicles On Sale

Mercedes-Benz SL 280 (R129) Mercedes-Benz SL 280 (R129)
15 February 2019 / Read More
Maserati 3200 GTA Maserati 3200 GTA
14 February 2019 / Read More
Mercedes-Benz 190 E 2.5-16 Evolution I Mercedes-Benz 190 E 2.5-16 Evolution I
13 February 2019 / Read More
Porsche 911 C2 Cabrio (993) Porsche 911 C2 Cabrio (993)
13 February 2019 / Read More
Mercedes-Benz S 320 Mercedes-Benz S 320
13 February 2019 / Read More
Mercedes-Benz 230 E (W123) Mercedes-Benz 230 E (W123)
13 February 2019 / Read More
Mercedes-Benz 450 SLC 5.0 Mercedes-Benz 450 SLC 5.0
13 February 2019 / Read More
Mercedes-Benz 250 SE Coupé Mercedes-Benz 250 SE Coupé
13 February 2019 / Read More
MG B GT MG B GT
13 February 2019 / Read More
Porsche 944 S2 Cabrio Porsche 944 S2 Cabrio
13 February 2019 / Read More
Mercedes-Benz 230 SL Pagode Mercedes-Benz 230 SL Pagode
13 February 2019 / Read More
Chevrolet Corvette (C3) Cabrio Chevrolet Corvette (C3) Cabrio
13 February 2019 / Read More
Lancia Fulvia 1.3 S Lancia Fulvia 1.3 S
13 February 2019 / Read More
Mercedes-Benz 280 SLC Mercedes-Benz 280 SLC
13 February 2019 / Read More
Mercedes-Benz 280 SL Pagode Mercedes-Benz 280 SL Pagode
13 February 2019 / Read More
Mercedes-Benz 230 E (W123) Mercedes-Benz 230 E (W123)
13 February 2019 / Read More
BMW 3.0 CS BMW 3.0 CS
13 February 2019 / Read More
Mercedes-Benz 560 SL Mercedes-Benz 560 SL
13 February 2019 / Read More
Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Cabrio Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Cabrio
13 February 2019 / Read More
Porsche 968 CS Porsche 968 CS
13 February 2019 / Read More
Peugeot 203 C Peugeot 203 C
13 February 2019 / Read More
Mercedes-Benz CL 500 Mercedes-Benz CL 500
13 February 2019 / Read More
BMW 635 CSi BMW 635 CSi
13 February 2019 / Read More
Opel Commodore A Coupé Opel Commodore A Coupé
13 February 2019 / Read More
Mercedes-Benz 300 SL-24 (R129) Mercedes-Benz 300 SL-24 (R129)
13 February 2019 / Read More
Volkswagen Golf I Cabrio Volkswagen Golf I Cabrio
13 February 2019 / Read More
BMW 320 i Cabrio (E30) BMW 320 i Cabrio (E30)
13 February 2019 / Read More
Mercedes-Benz 280 SLC
Mercedes-Benz 280 SLC
13 February 2019 / Read More
BMW 728i (E23) BMW 728i (E23)
13 February 2019 / Read More
Bentley Continental GT 6.0 W12 Bentley Continental GT 6.0 W12
13 February 2019 / Read More

Existing User?

Lost your password?