The Mercedes 450 SEL 6.9 was offered in “Milanbraun Metallic” in the Stuttgart area, but the luxury ship was later delivered in Nice, France, on the Cote d’Azur. Exactly where you’d expect the 6.9er to be. that first registration occurs in 10. October 1977. Meaning: The elegant Benz will turn 45 this year.
450 SEL 6.9 with hydropneumatic instead of air suspension
Therefore, it is not surprising that the 6.9 often exceeds its official performance (top speed of 225 km/h and 0-100 km/h in 7.4 seconds). Even more impressive than the sheer performance for the customer, however, is Convenience has. instead of one air suspension For the 450 SEL 6.9, Mercedes relies on hydropneumatics working with pressurized gas and oil.
Its nearly two-ton weight is carried by four gas spring elements, which are connected to the wheel suspension via hydraulic cylinders. So is he 6.9 suspensions that are as soft as stable, including automatic ones Level regulationoperated via a pull switch behind the wheel.
Measured by today’s standards, the top model is also barely noticeable. The only features that set it apart from the normal 450 SEL are the lettering and wider rear tires.
Return to vehicles imported from Nice: The Read Mileage just below 161,700 Kilometers. According to the seller is 6.9 stainless like not welded and in prime condition. The Benz was painted in the original “Milanbraun Metallic” color about six years ago. Cost point: 6800 euros. In addition to, many other service and repair work performed: the water pump plus the chain tensioner and slide rail were replaced, and the starter and hydropneumatic system memory updated. The seals on the windshield and rear window were also recently replaced.
Includes TÜV, H-approval and new certificates
In pictures, 6.9 is in excellent condition. Also rare velor interior in “bamboo” color. not obsolete. A good visual impression is through a Dekra Report from December 2021 confirms that 6.9 the Note 2″ certified. In the same month, Mercedes too new MOT and approval-H accepted, so the next owner can start rolling right away. Provided he has the necessary financial resources.
From called the price is 69,690.69 euro, making this 450 SEL 6.9 one of the most expensive examples on the market. It should be mentioned that the supply of 6.9ers is very small. The cheapest specimens are mostly re-imported from the US or Canada and with high mileage and one or the other construction site can be found from a good 20,000 euros. Some models are offered between 30,000 and 50,000 euros, while the top model is said to cost 60,000 euros or more.