Author Topic: OK... Here's a tough one... post 1 (ONE) photo - your FAVORITE 116 picture!  (Read 10680 times)

jjccp

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What's in my garage:

1977 280 SE
1978 San Juan 23
1979 6.9 #6846

Vad El

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Mercedes-Benz W116 450SEL '1979, armoured by Ernesto Pavesi S.p.a Milan Italia
Chrysler Crossfire "Limited" 3.2 Roadster '2006

nathan

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Vad EL
« Reply #17 on: 12 October 2007, 05:24 PM »
Heh Vad,
how is the tank going?
we havent heard much from you since the restoration.  are you using the car much?
did you ever actually get it weighed?
nathan
australia
6.9 79 #6436
6.9 79 #6290
6.9 79 #6181
6.9 78 #4764
6.9 77 #3096
6.9 76 #1741
6.9 76 #0902
6.9 75 #0018

Sev

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116Benz

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The German Chancelor Brandt car? his was a 350SEL, supposedly Astral Silver.
1995 Mazda MX-5
1975 280SE
1978 280SEL
1990 300SE

Sev

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The German Chancelor Brandt car? his was a 350SEL, supposedly Astral Silver.

Yup, that's the one. Don't know if you know, but the one pictured above...it was his *ACTUAL* car!

CraigS

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What flag were you hoping to fly on it ?

Des

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you know I could actually see myself, rocking up to work in a white or black 280SEL, 450SEL with German flags flying from some flag poles on the front.

 ;D

1977 W123 230 
1977 W116 280S *new*
1980 W123 250
VW Beetle "Oval Window"
VW Golf Mk1
Volvo 240GL
Volvo 740GLE

Des

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problem is, I would have to buy a W116, another car!

W123 wouldn't look the part,

No African tin pot little dictator would have anything but an S Class,

1977 W123 230 
1977 W116 280S *new*
1980 W123 250
VW Beetle "Oval Window"
VW Golf Mk1
Volvo 240GL
Volvo 740GLE