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Outstanding W126s for Sale or otherwise

I'm starting this thread to catalog rare and unique examples of 126s that don't fit within the venerable "Amusing" thread or part of the BAT thread.

In other words... the crème de la crème, the best cars out there, whether for sale or not. Let's begin with this stunning widebody...



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Good idea. I might go get that amazing Carat one and put it here later.
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Even replica wide bodies?
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Why do people insist on putting those crap wheels on a W126 is beyond me. Even the original dust bin lids look better
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