Mercedes 540K Sold for $9.68M in Monterey

The RM Auction that happened in conjunction with the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in Monterey, California had the Mercedes-Benz vehicles as stars. The vehicles were sold to high amount as expected, especially the 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Special Roadster.

The car, which sold for a whopping $9.68M was made in 1937 in Sindelfingen and had a price of $12,000 then. This particular Mercedes 540K Special Roadster, according to its papers was delivered on January 5,1937 to an industrialist in Buenos Aires, Argentina. For years, the car dominated in the market and it proved to be one of the most beautiful and most revered car in the world war era.


Other roadsters, the 1939 Mercedes-Benz 540K was sold for $4.62M and a 1936 coupe was sold for $3,080,000.

Source: RM Auction’s Website