1981 Mercedes-Benz 380 Series Roadster / WDBBA45A1BB004644 Chassis Information

1981 Mercedes-Benz 380 Series
Roadster
Chassis #: WDBBA45A1BB004644
Sold for $10,450 at 2012 Barrett-Jackson at Scottsdale, Arizona.
Sold for $6,000 at 2014 Mecum - Monterey.
For 1981, the Mercedes-Benz 380 Series consisting of the 380SL Roadster (coded R107), 380SEL Sedan, and the 380SLC Coupe. These three bodystyles had different sizes but shared the same overhead-valve eight-cylinder engine. The all-aluminum V8 powerplant displaced 234 cubic-inches and delivered 155 horsepower. They had disc brakes, steel unibody construction and an automatic gearbox.

The Mercedes-Benz 380SL had a carryover W116 platform while the other two 380 Series platforms were now coded W126. Pricing for the 380SL began at $39,000 while the 380SEL sedan had a MSRP of $44,300. The 380SLC Coupe carried the highest sticker price, selling for $46,650.

This 380SL Convertible is a matching numbers, Arizona car that is painted in silver with gray leather seats. There is a soft top, AM/FM/CD stereo system, original Mercedes tool kit, and upgraded 560SL 15-inch chrome wheels.


By Daniel Vaughan | Dec 2014


2014 Mecum - Monterey

Sale Price :
$6,000

2012 Barrett-Jackson at Scottsdale, Arizona

Sale Price :
$10,450

2019 1
2018 6
2017 6
2016 8
2015 6
2014 7
2013 6
2012 4
2011 3
2010 5

YearAvg. SaleHigh Sale# of Sales
2019$12,100$12,1001
2018$10,983$24,2006
2017$8,547$17,7806
2016$7,553$13,7508
2015$6,973$13,5006
2014$6,998$10,0807
2013$7,302$9,2506
2012$7,238$10,4504
2011$8,565$11,6453
2010$9,431$23,8575

Recent Sales

(Data based on Model Year 1981 sales)
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Roadster
Sold for $12,100
  2019 Mecum Portland
 
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Convertible
Sold for $9,900
  2018 Mecum : Las Vegas
 
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Convertible
Sold for $11,550
  2018 Mecum : Dallas
 
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380 SLC
Chassis#: WDB10702522000728
Sold for $9,000
  2018 H&H - Pavilion Gardens Motor Car
 
1981 Mercedes R107 380 SL Auto
Chassis#: 10704522000609
Sold for $8,745
  2018 Anglia Car Auctions : June 2018
 
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL
Sold for $2,500
  2018 Carlisle Auction : Spring
 
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL
Sold for $24,200
  2018 Mecum : Kissimmee
 
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL
Sold for $3,000
  2017 Mecum : Chicago
 
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL
Sold for $4,750
  2017 Mecum : Chicago
 
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SLC
Chassis#: WDB10702522000856
Sold for $17,780
  2017 Silverstone - Classic
 
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SLC
Sold for $1,250
  2017 Mecum : Indianapolis
 
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Convertible
Sold for $14,500
  2017 Mecum : Kissimmee
 
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL
Sold for $10,000
  2017 Mecum : Kissimmee
 
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Convertible
Sold for $5,250
  2016 Mecum : Kansas City
 
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Convertible
Sold for $13,000
  2016 Mecum : Dallas
 
1981 Mercedes Benz 380 Sl Convertible
Sold for $6,875
  2016 Russo & Steele : Monterey
 
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380 SL
Sold for $5,000
  2016 Silver Auction - Little Creek Resort
 
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL
Sold for $6,250
  2016 Silver Auction - Missoula
 
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Convertible
Sold for $13,750
  2016 Auctions America : Fort Lauderdale
 
1981 Mercedes Benz 380 SL
Sold for $3,700
  2016 Silver Auction - Arizona in March
 

Vehicles That Failed To Sell

1981 Mercedes-Benz 380 Series's that have appeared at auction but did not sell.
VehicleChassisEventHigh BidEst. LowEst. High
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Convertible 2019 Mecum : Indianpolis$5,000  
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380 SLCWDB107025220003642018 H & H Auctions Duxford Motor Car Auction $11,500$13,500
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL 2017 Carlisle Auctions : Fall Carlisle   
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Convertible 2017 Mecum : Kissimmee$12,500  
1981 Mercedes Benz 380 SL 2016 Russo & Steele : Arizona   
1981 Mercedes Benz 380 SL 2015 Silver Auction Little Creek Casino Auction$5,500  
1981 MERCEDES 380SL 2015 McCormick's Palm Springs # 58$7,500  
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380 SLC107025220013792014 H & H Auctions Pavilion Gardens   
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SLWDBBA45A3BB0073662013 Mecum Auction Anaheim 2013$10,000  
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SLC 2012 Mecum St Charles, Il$4,000  
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SLC 2012 Auctions America Fall Carlisle$8,900  
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Convertible 2012 Leake Auctions Tulsa$6,500  
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Convertible107045220092952012 Shannons Melbourne Autumn Classic Auction$22,000$16,000$22,000
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380 SL Convertible 2012 Mecum Auctions Kissimmee Florida$5,600  
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Roadster 2010 Leake Auctions San Antonio Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center$2,700  
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL 2009 RM Auctions Classic Car Auction of Toronto Fall$18,500  
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380 SL Convertible 2009 Boca Raton, FL Kruse$4,750  
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380 SL Convertible 2009 Boca Raton, FL Kruse   
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL/560S Convertible 2008 Mecum Muscle Cars & More Live TV Episode 4$4,200  
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380 SL Convertible 2005 Toronto International Fall Classic Car Auction$7,500  
1981 MERCEDES-BENZ 380 SL ROADSTER 2001 Kruse Auction Scottsdale Arizona$9,400  
1981 MERCEDES-BENZ 380 SL ROADSTER 2001 Kruse Auction Scottsdale Arizona$5,700  

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