1974 Mercedes-Benz 280C

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The 280 Mercedes was available as a two-door coupe and four-door sedan. (concept carz) The car came standard with a host of features such as: air conditioning, tinted windows and a central locking system. Mercedes' catalogue for the year focused on safety issues. It stated that the company had 'been concerned with automobile safety long before the public discussion began on the subject.' Approximately 37,000 Mercedes Benz passenger cars were exported to the Únited States during 1974.

Source - AACA Museum

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1974 280C
1974 Mercedes-Benz 280C Base Price : $11,630

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Industry Production

1979Chevrolet (2,284,749)Ford (1,835,937)Renault (1,405,330)52,820
1978Chevrolet (2,375,436)Ford (1,923,655)Renault (1,240,941)382,622
1977Chevrolet (2,543,153)Toyota (1,884,260)Ford (1,840,427)401,250
1976Chevrolet (2,103,862)Toyota (1,884,260)Ford (1,861,537)370,348
1975Chevrolet (1,755,773)Toyota (1,714,836)Ford (1,569,608)356,477
1974Chevrolet (2,333,839)Ford (2,179,791)Renault (1,355,799)340,006
1973Chevrolet (2,579,509)Ford (2,349,815)Fiat (1,390,251)331,682
1972Chevrolet (2,420,564)Ford (2,246,563)Fiat (1,390,251)284,230
1971Ford (2,054,351)Chevrolet (1,830,319)Volkswagen (1,128,784)284,230
1970Ford (2,096,184)Chevrolet (1,451,305)Volkswagen (1,193,853)280,419
1969Chevrolet (2,092,947)Ford (1,826,777)Volkswagen (1,241,580)256,713

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