The Staff of Motorsport Marketing
The Staff of Motorsport Marketing Writer
5/26/20 3:00 p.m.

Sponsored article presented by Fantasy Junction.


These days, you’d be hard pressed to pick up a brand-new Mercedes-Benz for $48,500. How about buying a genuine iconic model from the brand’s past for that same figure?

Fantasy Junction is offering a 1969 Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.3 for $48,500. Why was the 300 SEL 6.3 called the ultimate q-ship? Back in the day, it could out-drag a Porsche 911S.

This one’s condition can be called quite original. “Among the notable original aspects of the car, the hood, fenders, doors, and trunk hinge bolts remain undisturbed,” the listing states. “Original hood spring rubber bumpers, largely original interior, including door panels and dash, further support this truly exceptional example.”

How’s the paint? Sounds good. “Benefitting from exceptional care and detailing throughout its life, the car presents honestly with a glossy finish and good luster throughout,” the listing continues. “The paint has a few small chips in the usual places and a small area that has been polished through above the rain gutter above the left rear door, but was done to very good standards and presents very nicely.”

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