The entry period for Drawing #3 has closed and the winner of the 1969 Mercedes-Benz 280SE will be selected in mid-April.

It had more power. It seemed happy. It's like it got a new ticker. 

- Robert Downey Jr.

Engine Mod

Removed inline 6 cylinder 2.8l and installed a modern diesel engine converting the fuel system to biodiesel.

Installed custom lightweight wheels and tires to help improve the look, stance, and most importantly the gas mileage.

Water Cooler Mod

Installed synthetic suede like interior that has been recycled from plastic bottles. This product has the look and feel of genuine suede but is much more environmentally friendly.

Expert Partner

Charles Burnett, master technician and owner of KEM South in Monticello, GA. Known as ”The Diesel Guy” and an expert in all things diesel including making vehicles more environmentally friendly.

$6,461

Original MSRP

725

Modification Hours

$100,000

Current Value

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