1966 Mercedes-Benz 200 (W110) Fintail

Lot: 328

Sold for (£): Result to follow
Offered for sale is a 2L 1966 Mercedes-Benz 200 Fintail Saloon manual that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with no history file, this lot's condition scores 70 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A sparkling example of Mercedes' futuristic Fintail ...


  • Introduced in 1961, the Heckflosse (Fintail) offered 4-cylinder economy with bold styling and luxurious comfort
  • Second generation (1965 - 1968) featured twin carbs, reclining front seats and revised exterior details
  • This left-hand drive 200 appears to have been first registered on 04/01/1966
  • Supplied with an allocation of registration number (24/09/2019)
  • Presented in brilliant white with fresh chrome. Appears to have been recently restored
  • Very smart interior in Tobacco M-B Tex with a period Becker Monte Carlo TR radio
  • One invoice from Mercedes-Benz specialist John Haynes totalling £1,250.04
  • This is a really lovely Fintail, unfortunately without any history and consequently is No Reserve

You can now book a one to one appointment (up to one hour) to view this lot at our central location between 22nd and 26th June. Please contact Gary Dunne on 07740 946 796 to secure your appointment.  

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Lot Details

Registration: YIB 1537 RHD/LHD: Left Hand Drive
Year: 1966 Engine size: 2L
Make: Mercedes-Benz Odometer reading (miles): 7647
Model: 200 Fintail Saloon MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: 11001010152353

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 70 / 135


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Paint: Chrome:


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Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


"Carry out service, check over and report. Attend to poor vehicle running.

Dismantle carbs in situ. Clean all galleries and jets, attend to front carb accelarator pump injection inoperative, missing pump jet, supply and fit jet, re-assemble carbs, lubricate and adjust throttle linkage. Sup & fit new CB Points, sup & fit new Spark Plugs, reset tappets, reset Dwell Angle, reset Ignition Timing, tune and balance carbs."


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Vehicle History

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history