Older G-Classes can be rusty here and there, but not this Gelandewagen. Available for sale for a firm $90,000 in New Jersey , this Mercedes-Benz 250GD is better now than it was when it left Austria in 1992. And way more yellow too.
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The seller, Expedition Motor Company says "close to 1000 man hours went into this build", and that they are "prouder of this than you are of your first born". Based in Frenchtown, Expedition specializes in Mercedes-Benz Wolf ( G-Wagen) and Land Rover Defender restorations. As you'd expect, their Solarbeam Yellow cabriolet comes with a rebuilt engine, new upholstery, air-conditioning, and the hi-fi system you deserve.
Back in the day, the G went through its first facelift in 1990, after which it had permanent all-wheel drive, optional ABS, cruise control, and walnut wood trim. In 1992, the Graz factory built its 100,000th G-Class, while a 250GD produced 84 horsepower, and 113 lb·ft of torque at 2800 rpm. And somehow, that was more than enough for some fun.
For sure, is a lot of money, but this is an immaculate G-Wagen, not to mention that the new, enlarged G 550 starts at $124,500. And $34,5000 can buy you a whole lot of diesel.