Mercedes Benz S-Class W116: E. Buyers Guid 1972-80
Guia para o comprador ou proprietário de Mercedes Benz W116 .
Integralmente ilustrado a cores, indica as características e pormenores de cada ano de 1972 a 1980.
The W116 was the first Mercedes-Benz model to be officially called the S-Class, the start of a long line which continues to the present day. It offered a choice of smooth six and eight-cylinder engines, culminating in the hugely powerful 450 SEL 6.9, as well as a more economical turbodiesel for the North American market. Only available from the factory as a saloon - in standard and long-wheelbase versions - nearly half a million cars were built during its eight-year career.
This guide will help you learn about the differences between models, and what to look for when buying. What are the true running costs, and what issues - with the mechanicals, body or interior - should you be wary of? Is a restoration worth considering?
This handy guide will take you step-by-step through the process of finding and evaluating a good W116 and making a successful purchase. Essential data and information about clubs and specialists will help you look after and enjoy your W116.
THE essential guide to finding, buying and owning the Mercedes-Benz W116
Covers all W116 models from 1972 to 1980 - including the legendary 450 SEL 6.9
An easy-to-use evaluation guide will help you find the right car for you
Key facts and figures
A guide to running costs, spare parts and value
Notes on restoration
Advice on buying at auctions, and getting the correct paperwork
Details of clubs, specialists and suppliers
(PUB 04/2020, Autor: Julian Parish, Idioma: Inglês, 96 págs, capa mole, 20X14 cms, 100 fotos)