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1962 Mercedes-Benz 300SL headlines Baumberger auction

by Noah Joseph (RSS feed) on Jul 11th, 2010 at 9:25AM

Part of the collection of the late Swiss enthusiast Peter F. Baumberger, a gentleman racer in his day and founder of the Switzerland's Ferrari club, this '62 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Roadster is about as desirable as they come. It's in pristine condition and is one of just 209 examples built with the sought-after aluminum engine. It's also one of 19 cars in Baumberger's collection slated to cross the Bonhams auction block on August 20 in Gstaad, Switzerland. Baumberger's diverse collection also includes a new Ferrari California and a highly-desirable 1973 Porsche 911 RS 2.7 Carrera, a... Read More

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