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1977 Mercedes-Benz 450SL - 52K Original miles - Two tops - California car

Make: Mercedes-Benz
Model: SL-Class
Type: Convertible
Trim: SL 450
Year: 1977
Mileage: 52,354
Color: White
Engine: 4.5L V8
Cylinders: 8
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Automatic
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Red
Drive side: Left-hand drive
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Thousand Oaks, California, United States

1977 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class SL 450 Additional Info:

1977 Mercedes-Benz 450SL Roadster

52,354 Original Miles


You are bidding on a stunning 1977 450SL Roadster which has the classic white exterior with red interior color combination. This vehicle has only 52,354 ORIGINAL miles at time of this listing and is in exceptional overall condition for its age. The original exterior paint has beautiful shine and luster. The chrome wheels, bumpers, and trim are also in beautiful condition.The vehicle comes with both hardtop and convertible top. This is a garage-kept, Californiacar and the body and undercarriage are solid.

Additional information:

New battery purchased in November 2016. Four matching BF Goodrich Premier tires that are in great condition. Clear title.

Interior is completely original. The hardtop headliner is clean and free of any tears or stains. The seat covers and side panels are in beautiful condition. The carpets are clean and bright, but there is some fraying in the corner of the passenger side carpet (photo provided). There are three cracks in the dash (close-up photo provided). The car has a later model Kenwood stereo installed, plus speakers. The working original Becker radio unit will also be provided with the sale of the car (photos provided).

Mechanically, the car is in overall excellent condition. The 4.5 Liter V8 engine is strong and powerful with only 52,354 original miles. The car starts, drives, and stops without issue. The automatic transmission shifts effortlessly through all gears. The power windows operate well. The power antenna functions, but only one of the two antenna sections extends. The air conditioning/heating vents have good airflow, but the air conditioning unit does require servicing.

The black canvas convertible top is clean and rich in color, but it does have two very small tears (one tear on each rear side).

The original owner’s manual and hardtop removal tool will be included with the sale.

If you have any questions about this vehicle, please contact me via eBay PRIOR to bidding. The vehicle is being sold "AS-IS” and without any warranty expressed, written, or implied. I have honestly described the car to the best of my knowledge and have provided multiple photographs of the vehicle for your review. The photos contained in this listing were taken at various times, but all of the photos are representative of the vehicle's current condition. Please read the entire listing carefully as I have attempted to convey all known issues that may require repair or replacement. Please remember that you are bidding on a used 40-year-old vehicle, in original condition, that has NOT been restored. Normal wear and tear, that is consistent with the age of the car, should be expected by the Buyer.

Buyers are encouraged and welcomed to perform a pre-purchase inspection of the vehicle prior to entering a bid. Please note that inspections performed AFTER the point-of-sale will NOT be accepted or considered. A winning bid for this vehicle represents the Buyer’s agreement that the vehicle has been represented fairly by the Seller.

Payment terms:

A $500 deposit via PayPal is required within 48 hours of auction close. Deposit is non‑refundable unless the vehicle has been misrepresented by the photos or description shown in this listing.

The winning bidder must contact me within 48 hours of auction close to arrange full payment and shipping details.

Full payment is due within 7 days of auction close. Payment can be made as follows: cash in person, money order, cashier's check, loan check, or bank wire.

All financial transactions must be completed before vehicle delivery.


Buyer is responsible for all applicable state, county, city taxes and fees, as well as any title/registration fees required in the state that the vehicle will be registered in. If you have any questions regarding your local fees and taxes, please contact your local Department of Motor Vehicles before bidding on this car.

All shipping arrangements and costs are the responsibility of the Buyer.