Simply blink and the worth of this automotive grows. If it’s authentic. The one we’re coping with is a Mercedes-Benz 600 Pullman that rolled off the meeting line precisely half a decade in the past. However it went by some modifications that traditional lovers may completely despise. Apparently, no person desires to purchase it.
It’s not the primary time we write about this automotive. It got here to our consideration as soon as once more, as a result of it’s nonetheless on the market, virtually two years after we first featured it right here on Mercedesblog.com. Why is it taking Mechatronik so lengthy to do away with it?
This automotive arrived in Lebanon in 1975. It was anthracite grey metallic and had blue leather-based on board. Afterward, in 2007, it ended up within the fingers of the Mercedes-Benz Basic specialists in Malaga, Spain, and underwent restoration. The client requested them to utterly dismantle the automotive and put it again collectively. However he requested some trendy touches that traditional automotive lovers would disapprove of. That’s in all probability why it has been on sale for over a 12 months and by no means discovered a buyer.
The specialists rebuilt and repainted the physique. They overhauled the engine, gearbox and axles. In addition they fitted varied Maybach parts on board the posh limousine. The record consists of the Maybach glass roof, that they particularly designed to suit the roofline and form of the Mercedes-Benz 600 Pullman. There’s additionally a partition wall between the entrance and rear seats in order that the VIPs on the again profit from all the mandatory privateness on the push of a button. They’ll take their sit in two hydraulically adjustable seats impressed by the Maybach collection as effectively. Two extra rear-facing seats can permit the transportation of two extra folks.
A flat display with Alpine expertise, from a Mercedes-Ben S-Class W221 Pullman, discovered its method on board the W100. The longer term proprietor will even obtain two independently working navigation units. A laptop computer interface within the heart console and a DVD participant are additionally on the record of recent options of this 600 Pullman. The limousine additionally options the intercom from the W221, a reversing and a entrance digital camera to make dealing with simpler.
And the piece de resistance takes the form of Swarovski crystals inserted within the door sills each on the entrance and on the rear.
The unique Mercedes-Benz 600 Pullman is on the market and as you’ll be able to think about, it doesn’t come low cost. Particularly because the odometer solely reads 1,200 kilometers (746 miles).
The enduring seems and the modern options add as much as €2,320,500 (over $2,65 million). You need to see it earlier than you make the switch although. You may both love or hate it. And that’s solely potential by an appointment with Mechatronik.