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1971 Mercedes 280 SE 3.5 Coupe


1971 Mercedes 280 SE 3.5 Coupe

Price: $172,000
Stock: 3955
Mileage: 37558
VIN: 11102612002651
Exterior Color: Midnight Blue
Interior Color: Blue

37,558 Original Miles!!
 
Original Leather Interior
 
Factory Air Conditioning
 
Correct Becker Europa Radio
 
Original Owners Manuals/Restoration Receipts

 
With limited build numbers and plenty of power, the 280 SE 3.5 proved to be a favorite with new buyers and now collectors. This Coupe is presented in Midnight Blue with a matching Blue interior, this Coupe is believed to be the finest example available today. The highly detailed exterior is polished to a mirror finish, and is contrasted by the exceptional chrome and trim work surrounding the car. Upon opening the door, a time capsule interior reveals itself. The door panels, dash, carpets, and hides are all in spectacular condition, still retaining that new leather smell. This immaculate coupe features the factory air conditioning, rear defrost, power sunroof, and a Becker Europa radio. Also included in the sale are the original owners manuals, restoration log, copies of factory data card and window sticker, and photo book.
 
Under the hood of this 280 lay the 3.5 liter M116 V8 which produced 200 horsepower and 212 pounds of torque. Driving and stopping this coupe is a pleasure thanks to 4 wheel power disc brakes and power steering too! Along with the exterior of this Mercedes, the drivetrain on this meticulously restored and we have a log thats included. Throttle response is smooth but quick, while shifts are crisp and accurate. This is by far the nicest 3.5 coupe weve ever had.
 
With prices for both the 3.5 coupe and convertible on the incline, collectors alike are scrambling to find a low mileage examples for their own collections. Dont be caught standing when the music stops! A thorough TLD detail has just been performed to make sure that this car meets our strict standards. This car will make a great addition to any collection, so stop by our showroom and see how nice this Mercedes 280 SE 3.5 Coupe really is, down to The Last Detail.

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BARRETT-JACKSON AUCTION TO LIGHT UP LAS VEGAS STRIP WITH CUSTOM, MUSCLE AND CLASSIC VEHICLES

BARRETT-JACKSON AUCTION TO LIGHT UP LAS VEGAS STRIP WITH CUSTOM, MUSCLE AND CLASSIC VEHICLES

8th Annual Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas Auction to feature a 1979 Porsche 930 Turbo, one of only 806 sold in the U.S during the 1979 model year 1974 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am with rare 455 Super Duty engine will cross the block on Saturday, Sept. 26 One of the most significant and important custom cars ever […]

1966 Mercedes Benz 200


1966 Mercedes Benz 200

Price: $28,000
Stock: 3954
Mileage: 30639
VIN: 11001010146371
Exterior Color: Dark Green
Interior Color: Beige

Full Nut & Bolt Restoration
 
Fully Rebuilt Drivetrain
 
All NOS Mercedes Parts
 
Original Owners Manuals

 
Presented in Dark Green with a contrasting Beige interior, this Mercedes personifies 60s German luxury. The newly finished exterior of the car is highly polished and blends nicely with the brite work across the car. Gaps are correct and seals are all new, from the doors to the glass. Throughout the build NOS Mercedes parts were used, down to the factory exhaust system. Inward the hides, carpet, coco mats, door trim, and dash are all in near new condition as well. An original Blaupundkt radio keeps occupants entertained too.
 
Under the hood of this 200 lay the 2.0 liter engine that produces 105 horsepower and 122 pounds of torque. A 4 speed manual transmission keeps shifts accurate and stopping this Merc is easy thanks to front disc brakes! This 200 starts easily with good throttle response, and rides nicely at all speeds.
 
With the collector market focusing on thoroughly restored European cars, dont miss your chance at owning the perfect example of a fin tail Mercedes. A thorough TLD detail has just been performed to make sure that this car meets our strict standards. Pile in the family and go get some ice cream, or take that well deserved Sunday cruise! Stop by our showroom and see how nice this 200 really is, down to The Last Detail.

 
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1959 Buick Invicta Convertible


1959 Buick Invicta Convertible

Price: $58,000
Stock: 3947
Mileage: 64257
VIN: 6F4031873
Exterior Color: Tampico Red
Interior Color: Red/White

Thoroughly Restored In and Out
 
401 Nailhead/Twin Turbine Transmission
 
Power Brakes, Steering, Top/Sonomatic Radio

 
Presented in Tampico Red with a contrasting white convertible top and a two tone red and white interior, this Buick is simply stunning!! The paintwork is highly polished to a mirror like finish and the trim is in great shape as well. The lines of this Buick flow gracefully from upfront to the rear fins. Inward, the red interior is highlighted with a white inlay as original. The dash, door panels, and carpet are in like new condition. All gauges and dials are in working order as well.
 
Pop the hood and youll find the expertly detailed 401 Nailhead V8, which produces 325 horsepower and 425 pounds of torque! Buicks standard twin turbine transmission help all that power get to the ground, and did 0-60 in 9.4 seconds! This Buick just had new front brakes installed and it runs and drives very well.
 
This car is the finest example of a well sorted 59 Invicta available. A thorough TLD detail has just been performed to make sure that this Buick meets our strict standards. Stop by our showroom and see how nice this Invicta really is, down to The Last Detail.

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1969 Pontiac Grand Prix Model J


1969 Pontiac Grand Prix Model J

Price: $26,000
Stock: 3956
Mileage: 29530
VIN: 276579P206641
Exterior Color: Expresso Brown
Interior Color: Dark Fawn

29,530 Original Miles!!
 
350 Horsepower/6.6 liter V8
 
Ice Cold Factory Air Conditioning

Original Window Sticker/Manuals/Brochures

 
Featured in Expresso Brown Metallic with the optional Cordova top, this 69 Grand Prix is mostly original throughout. The paintwork and top are in very nice condition thanks to proper care and storage throughout the cars life. All trim is correct and intact, further adding to the styling of this Grand Prix. As pictured, panel gaps and pinch welds are all correct and as original. Inward, the Dark Fawn interior features new door panels but is all original otherwise. The dash shows no warping or cracks and features a wood inlay the wraps around the stereo and other controls. Features include converted air conditioning and the AM/FM push button radio. Included with the car is the original window sticker, owners manuals, and service manual.
 
Under the hood lay the 6.6 liter, 400 V8, which is backed by a Turbo 400 transmission, which together produces 350 horsepower. Starting is effortless and throttle response is quick. The car shifts effortlessly through all the gears and stops quickly when braking.
 
Just out of an important car collection, this survivor and will easily make a great addition to any collectors portfolio. A thorough TLD detail has just been performed to make sure that this car meets our strict standards so dont miss the opportunity to own a true piece of Pontiac history. Give us a call to make an appointment or drop by our showroom to see how nice this Grand Prix really is, down to The Last Detail!

 
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Barrett-Jackson To Auction World’s Ultimate Custom Truck During 45th Anniversary Auction In Scottsdale

The world’s ultimate custom truck, QuikSilver, is headed to the block during Barrett-Jackson’s 45th Anniversary auction in Scottsdale The ’57 Chevrolet Pickup has won numerous awards, including Best of Show during the 2014 Barrett-Jackson Cup competition in Reno QuikSilver features a 540ci big block Chevy that cranks out 650 horsepower, as well as a hand-built […]

1999 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class SL500


1999 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class SL500

Price: $20,000
Stock: 3953
Mileage: 36187
VIN: WDBFA68F1XF173129
Exterior Color: Desert Silver Metallic
Interior Color: Saffron

36,187 Original Miles!!
 
Clean Carfax Report!!
 
Ice Cold Air Conditioning
 
Rare Desert Silver Exterior

 
Stylishly finished in Desert Silver Metallic, with a matching hard top and contrasting black soft top. The exterior paintwork is blemish free and highly polished on both the body and the top. Inward, the Saffron Leather interior blends nicely against the wood console and shows like new. The gauges and glass are all clean and clear, and all switches function as they should. This Mercedes comes loaded up with items like automatic climate control, cruise control, AM/FM Stereo with CD Changer, 10 Way Power Heated Seats, Tele Aid Emergency Calling, and Xenon headlights.
 
Under the hood lay the venerable all aluminum 5.0L V8 that produces 302 horsepower and 339 foot pounds for torque. Driving this SL is simply a dream. It starts, stops, runs, and drives just as well as it did when it left the factory. Turn the key, drop the top, and watch the needle climb as you take off for that well deserved Sunday drive.
 
A thorough TLD detail has just been performed to make sure that this car meets our strict standards. With low mileage and rare colors, this SL500 is as clean as they come. Stop by our showroom, drop the top and see how nice this SL really is, down to The Last Detail.

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1976 Triumph TR6


1976 Triumph TR6

Price: $32,000
Stock: 3952
Mileage: 17813
VIN: CF53764U
Exterior Color: Pimento Red
Interior Color: Beige/Tan

17,813 Original Miles!!
 
Documented 1 Owner Since New!!
 
Original Pimento Red Paint & Beige Interior
 
Complete Service History, Manuals, Tonneau Cover

 
Never has the term survivor been a more suitable adjective to explain a car than now. Presented in Pimento Red with a Beige interior, this all original TR6 is simply stunning. The exterior paintwork shows little wear as well as the trim and luggage rack. Never having been perfect from the factory, panel fit is correct and original while the black soft top looks and works well, and the windows are clean and clear too. The original beige interior is a time capsule and a true testament to exemplary ownership. The switches, seats, door panels, carpeting, gauges, and wood dash are all in remarkable condition and function correctly.
 
The TR6 is powered by a 2.5 Liter straight six, adorned with twin Stromberg carburetors, which produces 104hp. Regular service throughout its pampered life has kept this TR6 in pristine condition. Recent service includes all new brakes and a clutch service. Driving this TR6 is a gas! Pull the choke, turn the center mounted key, and the engine springs to life immediately. Steering is very direct, and the taut suspension holds the tires to the road and allows for a truly fun, spirited drive.
 
The TR6 is the quintessential British sports car and this example is surely the finest available. Thorough documentation and service history paints a precise picture, and included in the documentation is a church leaflet left by a British Leyland factory worker! A thorough TLD detail has just been performed to make sure that this Triumph meets our strict standards, stop by our showroom, drop the top, and see how nice car really is, down to The Last Detail.

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1964 Chevrolet Corvette


1964 Chevrolet Corvette

Price: $53,000
Stock: C440
Mileage: 90953
VIN: 40867S120902
Exterior Color: Saddle Tan
Interior Color: Saddle

California Car!!

Upgraded Power Steering

Upgraded Power Disc Brakes

Fresh Brake Lines/Suspension/Bushings

Finished in the rare color combination of Saddle Tan with a matching Saddle interior and top, this Corvette is a sight for sore eyes! The exterior is in excellent condition including all of the chrome, stainless, turn signal and side marker lenses. All window glass is clear and in good condition. The Saddle interior is in great shape and is in mostly original condition, including the vinyl bucket seats, door panels, dash cover and carpet. The fully functional gauges and their lenses are crystal clear and are highlighted by the original steering wheel. Features include factory heat and AM/FM radio too.

Power comes from the recently refreshed 327 V8, 4 Speed transmission and Posi-traction rear end. The motor is not original to the car but is a period correct 300 HP motor with the correct heads, intake, and exhaust manifolds. White wall radials and knock off wheels round out the package as well. Driving this Vette is a blast! It starts quickly and runs through the gears crisply. The power brakes stop the car on a dime, and the power steering helps when maneuvering. Simply drop the top, turn on the tunes, and go for that well deserved Sunday cruise.

This car was born and raised in sunny California, and it shows! Quality refinishing mixed with some originality make this 64 a great car for show and go. A through TLD detail has been performed to ensure that this Corvette meets our strict standards. Stop by our showroom to see how nice this Corvette really is, down to The Last Detail.
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