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Bought my first MB new while a graduate student. It was a 1970 280SL and she was a beauty. Drove her for ten years and sold her for double what I originally paid.
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Euro 1980 MM25 280SL, new in Dec 79. Bought its twin six months ago.


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In my case, it was a 1994 C220.
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My first Benz was a 1967 250SE coupe Right Hand drive, which I started customizing. Will hopefully finish this year
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1) 1959 190 4dr grey- rebuilt engine, repainted- sold
2) 1974 240D 4 dr tan- sold
3) 1978 300SD turbo diesel red- sold
4) 1981 450SEL silver- sold
5) 1985 380SL grey- wrecked- sold
6) 1997 SL500 black/black/black current ..and I love it!
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