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Date registered: Oct 2002
Vehicle: 1967 250 SL, 1963 220Sb
Location: Los Angeles / Altadena
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1963 220Sb badged as a 300SE :-(
I went to look at this poor thing today. 1963 MercedesBenz
I was horrified at what I saw -- I was assuming that this was once a 300SE that had the M189 engine and MANUAL transmission yanked, along with the air suspension. It was only when I looked at my photos that I realized that it had the VIN of a 220Sb. Then I was less upset. Fairly low-rust but realistically this is a $500 parts car, not a $5000 parts car...
Currently: 1967 250 SL, 1963 220Sb, 1965 300SE Lang, 1971 280SE parts car, 1972 Alfa GTV, 1965 Alfa Duetto, 1993 BMW R100R
Past: 1971 250 C, 1985 300 TD, 1967 250 S, 1968 280 S,1981 300 D, 1982 280CE, 3 Facel Vegas, Borgward Isabella Coupe, Alfa 2600 Sprint, Volvo P1900 (yes), numerous less interesting Volvos, ...