Surtees' Gullwing for sale

| 23 Mar 2011

The Mercedes-Benz 300SL 'Gullwing' owned for the past 18 years by 1964 F1 World Champ John Surtees is to go to auction at Coys' Technio Classica Essen sale on 2 April. The 'Gullwing' will be sold alongside a low-mileage 300SL Roadster, the ex-Hugh Harben 4.5-litre Bentley and a Ferrari F50. Pre-war entries include a Talbot-Lago T26R drophead coupé that is coming out of a museum after 30 years, a Jaguar SS100 and a Mulliner-bodied Rolls-Royce 20/25.