1981 Mercedes-Benz 380 SEL


Year: 1981
Condition: Used
Make: Mercedes
Model: 380 SEL
V.I.N.: WDBCA33AXBB017281
Mileage: 29,311
Body: SD
Fuel: Gas
Ext Color: Silver
Int Color: Gray Leather
Date of Purchase: 02/28/17
Price for sell: $13,200



This 1981 Mercedes Benz 380 SEL has only 29K miles and one single owner! Driven only in Colorado and Arizona and stored in only the best conditions since new! All original from the paint to the accessories. Clean autocheck with no accident history, or odometers issues. Own this Mercedes today for a fraction of blue book value! We buy, sell, repair and restore dozens of older Mercedes and we rarely come across one like this. You must see and drive this rare Benz!

Model History:

The W126 series premiered in late 1979 as an 1980 model, and in March 1980 as an 1981 model in the US and Australia replacing the W116 line. The W126 line featured improved aerodynamics and enlarged aluminum engine blocks. In Australia in 1981, the W126 S-Class won Wheels magazine’s car of the Year Award. The W126 was manufactured from 1979 through 1991 with a mid-cycle update. Coupe models based on the S-Class were reintroduced with the W126 (380/500 SEC). total sales of the W126 S-Class sedans reached 818,036 units. With an additional 74,060 coupes sold.

Specifics/ build information:

-Original Mercedes leather; code 744 interior virtually untouched.
-Newer Michelin Defender 205/70R14 tires

-Original leather interior. Virtually untouched.
-All original dash, headliner door panels, carpet, etc.
-Original jack and tools.
-Original factory stickers and instructions throughout.

-Factory original V8. 3.8L 29K original miles
-Timing chain & tensioner replaced
-Automatic transmission
-Power locks, seats, windows, etc
-Air conditioning and Heat
-Power steering
-Power brakes
-Cruise control

-Very minor scratches in paint. Small imperfections on rear bumper (see detailed pictures).