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Mercedes-Benz S-Class - W116 (1973 to 1980)

The first generation of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class was the W116. Introduced for the 1973 model year, the W116 was the first Mercedes model… Read more

The first generation of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class was the W116. Introduced for the 1973 model year, the W116 was the first Mercedes model to be officially known as the S-Class. This generation of cars were available with an inline 6 or a V8 engine, and were offered with a short or long wheelbase. The top of the line model was the 450 SEL 6.9, which remains one of the most desired W116 variants. Other variants include the 280S, 280SE, 300SD, 350SE, 450SE, and 450SEL. In production until 1980, the W116 was succeeded by the W126 S-Class.

Mercedes-Benz S-Class - W116 FAQs(Show)

Q: What was the most expensive Mercedes-Benz S-Class - W116 ever sold?

A: The top sale price was $156,750 for a 1978 Mercedes-Benz 450 SEL 6.9 on August 25 2018.

Q: What is the lowest sale price of a Mercedes-Benz S-Class - W116?

A: The lowest recorded sale price was $400 for a 1977 Mercedes-Benz 450 SEL 6.9 on July 29 2020.

Q: What is the average sale price of a Mercedes-Benz S-Class - W116?

A: The average price of a Mercedes-Benz S-Class - W116 is $18,330.

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Model years for Mercedes-Benz S-Class - W116 (1973 to 1980)
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Related auction sales
1973 Mercedes-Benz 280S
Price£21,000 SOLD
DateApr 08, 2021 2 days ago
1979 Mercedes-Benz 300SD
Price$17,000 SOLD
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DateMar 08, 2021 a month ago
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Price£17,750 SOLD
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Price$28,000 SOLD
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PriceNOT SOLD
DateMay 27, 2020 10 months ago
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Price$9,100 SOLD
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1979 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.9
PriceNOT SOLD
DateApr 27, 2020 a year ago
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Price$22,000 SOLD
DateMar 25, 2020 a year ago
1975 Mercedes-Benz 450SE Saloon
Price£4,500 SOLD
DateMar 23, 2020 a year ago
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VehiclePriceDate
1973 Mercedes-Benz 280S1973 Mercedes-Benz 280STheMarket (UK) Online £21,000 SOLDApr 08, 2021 2 days ago
1979 Mercedes-Benz 300SD1979 Mercedes-Benz 300SDBring A Trailer Auction $17,000 SOLDApr 02, 2021 8 days ago
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1979 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL1979 Mercedes-Benz 450SELBarrett-Jackson Scottsdale (2021) Lot #509$77,000 SOLDMar 24, 2021 17 days ago
1974 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL1974 Mercedes-Benz 450SELBring A Trailer Auction $25,400 SOLDMar 24, 2021 17 days ago
1978 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.91978 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.9Bring A Trailer Auction $61,000 SOLDMar 08, 2021 a month ago
1976 Mercedes-Benz 280SE1976 Mercedes-Benz 280SETheMarket (UK) Online £17,750 SOLDFeb 25, 2021 2 months ago
1977 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL1977 Mercedes-Benz 450SELBring A Trailer Auction $25,000 SOLDFeb 17, 2021 2 months ago
1976 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL1976 Mercedes-Benz 450SELBring A Trailer Auction $30,000 SOLDFeb 01, 2021 2 months ago
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1979 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.91979 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.9Bring A Trailer Auction $8,400 SOLDNov 19, 2020 5 months ago
1977 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL1977 Mercedes-Benz 450SELBring A Trailer Auction $7,000 SOLDOct 02, 2020 6 months ago
1979 Mercedes-Benz 450 SEL 6.91979 Mercedes-Benz 450 SEL 6.9Worldwide Auctioneers Marshall's Silver Star Motors Classic Mercedes-Benz - Project Cars (2020) Lot #11$850 SOLDJul 29, 2020 8 months ago
1977 Mercedes-Benz 450 SEL 6.91977 Mercedes-Benz 450 SEL 6.9Worldwide Auctioneers Marshall's Silver Star Motors Classic Mercedes-Benz - Project Cars (2020) Lot #12$400 SOLDJul 29, 2020 8 months ago
1977 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL1977 Mercedes-Benz 450SELBring A Trailer Auction $28,000 SOLDJul 09, 2020 9 months ago
1979 Mercedes-Benz 450 SEL 6.91979 Mercedes-Benz 450 SEL 6.9RM Sotheby's Online Only: The European Sale (Essen) (2020) Lot #382€36,300 SOLDJun 11, 2020 10 months ago
1974 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL1974 Mercedes-Benz 450SELACC Auctions Online NOT SOLDMay 27, 2020 10 months ago
1974 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL1974 Mercedes-Benz 450SELBring A Trailer Auction $9,100 SOLDApr 30, 2020 a year ago
1979 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.91979 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.9ACC Auctions Online NOT SOLDApr 27, 2020 a year ago
1973 Mercedes-Benz 280S1973 Mercedes-Benz 280SCCA Everyman Classics UK March Classic Car Sale (2020) Lot #113NOT SOLDApr 13, 2020 a year ago
1979 Mercedes-Benz 280 SE1979 Mercedes-Benz 280 SECCA Everyman Classics UK March Classic Car Sale (2020) Lot #146NOT SOLDApr 13, 2020 a year ago
1977 Mercedes-Benz 450 SEL 6.91977 Mercedes-Benz 450 SEL 6.9RM Sotheby's Palm Beach (2020) Lot #110$22,000 SOLDMar 25, 2020 a year ago
1975 Mercedes-Benz 450SE Saloon1975 Mercedes-Benz 450SE SaloonBonhams MPH March (2020) Lot #30£4,500 SOLDMar 23, 2020 a year ago
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