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Q: Mercedes Cars ( Answered,   0 Comments )
Subject: Mercedes Cars
Category: Reference, Education and News
Asked by: lily351-ga
List Price: $15.00
Posted: 04 Nov 2006 04:29 PST
Expires: 04 Dec 2006 04:29 PST
Question ID: 779991
I would like to know which Mercedes (car)models were available in the
USA in 1978/9. If there are many the larger vehicle would be
preferable. Any models definately identified for this period would be
Subject: Re: Mercedes Cars
Answered By: scriptor-ga on 04 Nov 2006 09:15 PST
Dear lily351,

In the 1978/1979 time frame, twelve Mecedes-Benz models were available in the USA: 

450SL (Roadster; chassis 107.044, engine 117.985 V8); available from 1976 to 1980

450SLC (Coupe; chassis R107.024, engine M117.985); available from 1976 to 1980

280SE (Sedan; chassis W116.024, engine M110.985 I6-dohc); available
from 1977 to 1980

450SEL (Sedan; chassis W116.033, engine M117.986); available from 1976 to 1980

450SEL 6.9 (Sedan; chassis W116.036, engine M100.985); available from 1977 to 1979

300SD (Sedan; chassis W116.120, engine M617.950); available from 1978 to 1980

280E (Sedan; chassis 123.033, engine 110.984 I6); available from 1977 to 1981

240D (Sedan; chassis 123.123, engine 616.912 I4); available from 1977 to 1983

300D (Sedan; cassis 123.130, engine 617.912 I5); available from 1977 to 1981

280CE (Coupe; chassis 123.053, engine 110.984); available from 1978 to 1981

300CD (Coupe; chassis 123.150, engine 617.912); available from 1978 to 1981

300TD (Station Wagon; chassis 123.190, engine 617.912); available from 1979 to 1981

Hope this will be useful!


Mercedes-Benz U.S Models

B & B Autoparts: 1978 Mercedes Model List

B & B Autoparts: 1979 Mercedes Model List
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