Premiered at the Frankfurt Auto Show in 1965, the Mercedes Benz 280SE, or W108, was the luxury replacement to the W111 and W112 lines. Boasting a new 2.8L engine that gave owners more than 180 horsepower, the 280SE Cabriolet and Coupe models were considered instant classics from the moment they rolled off the production floor. Having seen great success in West Germany and in the North American and Southeast Asia markets, approximately 5,187 total 280SE models with the 2.8L engine were manufactured from 1968 to 1971. Of those produced, only 1,390 were Cabriolet models, making that particular body style highly sought-after in todays classic car market. If youre considering buying a 1968 Mercedes Benz 280SE Cabriolet, youll have your work cut out for you. Rest assured, youve found the country's leading classic car experts at The Beverly Hills Car Club.
The Beverly Hills Car Club, a Los Angeles based California classic car dealership, has a long-standing reputation for assisting clients in finding the cars they desire. Whether you're looking for a 280SE as your next restoration project, for your everyday or weekend driver, or have a specific 1968 Mercedes Benz 280SE Cabriolet you're looking for, their team can assist you and will make your experience as pleasurable as possible. As far as Buyer's Tips go, condition is everything on these Benz models. Always find the model that is in the best condition for your budget. Restoration on these large cars can be quite expensive, so be sure to have the car checked out by a third-party mechanic to ensure you're getting exactly what youre paying for. Furthermore, always perform a thorough inspection for rust, as these cars are highly prone to corrosion. Due to the open nature of the convertible models, you should also do an inspection of the soft top and its mechanics to make sure they are in working order. These are just a few of the Buyer's Tips that The Beverly Hills Car Club has learned over the years. They invite you to connect with them today to learn more about the options available to you.
Please take a moment to browse their online inventory to see if The Beverly Hills Car Club has the 1968 Mercedes Benz 280SE Cabriolet you desire. Don't see what you're looking for? Connect with the team today to begin discussions about your specific needs and let the team find you the classic you desire for your garage. They look forward to hearing from you soon and to being your trusted advisors and partners. Connect today!
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