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The 1970s Classic Mercedes Benz Cars Channel covers the top models of the decade. See what's under the hoods of 1970s classic Mercedes Benz cars.

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1975-1980 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.9

The very thirsty 1975-1980 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.9 didn't fare well during these turbulent years of oil embargoes and rising fuel economy standards. Learn more about the ultra-luxurious 1975-1980 Mercedes 450SEL 6.9. including the engine type.


1971-1981 Mercedes-Benz SLC

1971-1981 Mercedes-Benz SLC

The 1971-1981 Mercedes-Benz SLC was a four-seat offshoot of the two-seat SL. Learn more about this unusual sports car collectible. See more »

1968-1976 Mercedes-Benz 250/280C/CE

1968-1976 Mercedes-Benz 250/280C/CE

The 1968-1976 Mercedes-Benz 250, 280C, and CE are sleek and possess all the virtues expected from Mercedes. Learn more about these collectible cars. See more »

1975-1980 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.9

1975-1980 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.9

The thirsty 1975-1980 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.9 didn’t fare so well due to rising fuel economy standards. Learn more about this ultra-luxurious car. See more »