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Author Topic: Kent's 1953 Rare 220 Suicide Door Sedan is For Sale  (Read 1819 times)

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Offline JohanE

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    • M-B Classic
  • Location: Sweden, Märsta
  • Year_Model: 1953_170Vb
170 Vb, 1953 (W136) restoration project
C220 CDI 2012 (W204)
E220 Cab, 1995 (A124)
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Offline parklandmb

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  • Location: Rual Parkland County
  • Year_Model: 1953_220, 1956_190sl, 1959_220, 1960_300d, 1965_220, 1967 250se coupe, 1969 280sl, 1973 280se 4.5
Re: Kent's 1953 Rare 220 Suicide Door Sedan is For Sale
« Reply #1 on: May 11, 2021, 11:33:28 PM »
The car was sold to its new owner in England.

The new owner flew all the way from England to Seattle to inspect the car and get it ready for shipping.

Here is the video when he went to see the car in Bellingham.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Lqa3Xu5pmc

Glad to see the car has found a new owner.

Congratulations and Enjoy!

Sven


Offline Ron

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  • Exterior Color: Burgundy tan webasto roof
  • Interior color: Mercedes yellow leather (cream)
  • Location: England uk
  • VIN #: 18701109787/52
  • Year_Model: 1952 w187 saloon
Re: Kent's 1953 Rare 220 Suicide Door Sedan is For Sale
« Reply #2 on: June 19, 2021, 08:29:01 PM »
Hi.
I now have Kent bergsma  w187 he had.
It is now restored completely.and I am enjoying it's running in for this cars second time around. I have been in contact with the previous owner who  purchased the car in1961. And sent him some photos.he was amazed it is now in the U.K
Being enjoyed again on the road. It achieved best of show award in 2019. Out of approx 900 vehicles entered
I
Ron Halford

Offline Scott Montoney

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  • 1952 - 220 Cab B
  • Exterior Color: Black
  • Interior color: Red
  • Location: Mason,Ohio USA
  • VIN #: 187.013.04370/52
  • Year_Model: '52 220 Cab B
Re: Kent's 1953 Rare 220 Suicide Door Sedan is For Sale
« Reply #3 on: June 22, 2021, 06:27:59 PM »
Thanks for posting the update.
If you have any additional info or photos, feel free to share them as well.

Scott
"Gertrude" a.k.a. "Troidl"
1952 - 220 Cabriolet B

Offline parklandmb

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Re: Kent's 1953 Rare 220 Suicide Door Sedan is For Sale
« Reply #4 on: June 22, 2021, 10:11:03 PM »
Congratulations Ron on winning the best show award!

So nice to hear that the car found such good home!

All the best and hope to see a few pictures of the restoration!

Sven