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Saloon, coupè, cabriolet.

Another 250 permutation, initially with the established fuel-injected 3-litre engine. From early '68 longer-wheelbase SEL has the 2.8-litre unit from the 280SL, although the car is still tagged the 300SEL; at time of this engine change, 300SE coupè and cabrio deleted, along with 300SE. Air suspension only on lwb 3-litre SEL, which is at first sold only with automatic. New V8-powered 300SEL 3.5 arrives Frankfurt 1969.

Technical Specifications

2996cc/2778cc (S6 OC) 
Front engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1965 to 1970  
Number produced:
2737/4888/3127 all 300SE coupès and cabrios