Silver Sow: 1976 Mercedes-Benz 450SE W126

The famous “Red Pig” was a big baller W108 chassis 1971 Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL with a big 6.8 liter AMG built V8 pounding its competition into submission by sucking all of the oxygen out of the atmosphere. We’ve featured at least one tribute version of the rot schwein, but today’s car is an example from the next generation of Mercedes-Benz S-Class that is cheap enough to be turned into a racer for fun. Find this 1976 Mercedes-Benz 450SE offered for $700 in Duarte, CA via craigslist.

From the seller:

1976 mercedes Benz
condition: fair
cylinders: 8 cylinders
drive: rwd
fuel: gas
odometer: 100000
paint color: grey
size: full-size
title status: salvage
transmission: automatic
type: sedan
1976 450 SE Mercedes-benz

Sitting for over 5 years
Does not run

As is
Cash only
Serious buyers only

See a better way to drive something porky?