Mercedes 220 A convertible 1954 for sale
Exterior: Nice looking older paintwork (2009). Nice chrome, rubber and the convertible top is in a very good condition. Classic colour combination for a Mercedes. This is a car that gets a lot of road presence. A Mercedes 220 from this time period has parts of wood inside the body and on this car the wood has been replaced. Also, some body work was done at this time.
Interior: A very nice all original leather interior. Wonderful condition despite the 65 years of age. Nice wood panels and a time period radio. Original turn signal on the steering wheel. In the trunk, you will find the original Mercedes luggage set also in beautiful condition.
Engine: In 2017 the engine including head in this car was rebuilt to a very high cost and it was converted from 6v to 12v system. It was also converted to run on led free gasoline. At this time new piston and rings were fitted, new bearings and the crankshaft was grinded. All gaskets around the engine were also replaced. And a new timing chain.
History: This is car that was sold new here in Sweden back in 1954. Appears to have been standing from 1966 and the major restoration work by private started in 2008. The car was back on the road in August 2014. It comes with a binder full of receipts from all the work that was done to it. Also, original handbook, factory workshop manual and a very special Mercedes 220 book.