1984 Mercedes-Benz 200 (W123)

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Highlights

  • Original mileage of 58,395 km, supported by the original service booklet*.
  • The seller assures us that the paint colour Light Ivory #623U is mostly original, with the exception of the lower part of the two doors on the left side.
  • Equipped with an original Webasto electric sunroof
  • Less common five-speed manual gearbox
  • Italian example with only three owners from new

*Please note that the mileage may vary slightly from the time of cataloguing due to demonstration and road testing purposes.*

*A fee of circa €200 is due from buyer for exportation costs or new registration.*

The Appeal

This Mercedes-Benz W123 is a prime example of why German engineering is so revered the world over. Its robustness and timeless design made it popular with taxi drivers of the time, so it is rare to find an original example with low mileage.

This 200 saloon is distinguished by its largely original paintwork and only 58,395 km on the odometer. The original interior is also in fantastic condition, a testament to the care taken by its three Italian owners. The original Webasto electric sunroof and the less common five-speed manual gearbox add to the car's appeal.

The History and Paperwork

  • First registered in 1984
  • Sold new in Italy and has had three owners since then
  • Comes with Italian documents and registration
  • Registered with the Italian Automotoclub Storico Italiano
  • 58,387 kilometres, supported by stamps in the original service booklet
  • Mostly original and unrestored
  • Recently put back into circulation after a long period of storage in a dry and warm environment
  • The seller charges a fee of approximately €200 to the buyer for export or re-registration costs.

Original equipment included:

  • 410 Electric sunroof
  • 428 Five-speed manual gearbox
  • 438 Elimination of rear seat belts
  • 451 Odometer
  • 466 Central locking system
  • 524 Paintwork protection
  • 570 Folding armrest
  • 583 Electric windows (front)
  • 593 Heated windows
  • 665 Wood trim

The Condition

  • We are assured that the Light Ivory #623U paintwork is mostly original, except on the underside of the doors on the left side
  • Beautifully preserved original interior with Palomino upholstery #054, with no signs of wear - in keeping with the low mileage
  • Wood trim covers the dashboard and is beautifully presented
  • Hardly any wear on carpet, boot lining or headlining
  • The seller states that the car is completely free of corrosion
  • Equipped with the original Webasto electric sunroof, which is still in good working condition
  • We have been informed that all electrical systems in the passenger compartment work properly, including the optional electric windows

The Mechanics

  • 2.0-litre four-cylinder petrol engine
  • Five-speed manual gearbox
  • The seller states that the car runs and drives perfectly, with no problems to report
  • Equipped with central locking as standard - which apparently still works
  • Everything seems to be in excellent condition under the bonnet

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This vehicle is “Sold As Seen”, on an “As Is Where Is’ basis and without warranty. Photos and descriptions are solely for guidance purposes and it's customary to carry out a full inspection of the vehicle prior to purchase for your own peace of mind. 
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Auction Details
  • Year 1984
  • Make Mercedes
  • Model 200 200
  • Colour Beige
  • Mileage 58,387 Kilometres
  • Engine size 2000
  • Seller Type Trade
  • Town Bari
  • Country Italy
  • Auction ends
Bidding history
2 Bids
  • alexand•••• €2,600 14/07/24
  • david-o•••• €2,500 14/07/24

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