You Can Buy This Perfectly Original Mercedes 300D Owned by Jonathan Ward

Ward, founder of Icon 4x4, has too many projects on his plate as it is. He's passing this one onto a buyer that'll do it justice.

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Icon 4x4

Vintage luxury cars are some of the most enjoyable things on the planet to drive, so why not considering buying this one? It's a 1962 Mercedes-Benz 300D for sale by Icon 4x4, the same folks behind those fantastically resto-modded Toyota FJs, as well as that LS7-powered '50s Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud.

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This particular car is in an incredibly original state, with original paint, interior, and internals. It was originally meant to be Icon 4x4 founder Jonathan Ward's personal project, but being the head of a small restoration shop is a time-consuming job, so he's decided to offer it up for sale instead. Just look at those perfectly patina'd seats.

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Icon 4x4

The W189-generation 300D sports a 3.0-liter inline-six, a variant of which eventually made its way into the legendary 300SL. This example is said to be in perfect running condition, able to fit six people comfortably with the front and rear bench seating.

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Icon 4x4 , but considering the originality of this car, we suspect it's not cheap.

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