Mercedes 280 SL - M208C


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Mercedes 280 SL
[M208C]

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The description below is taken from the Airfix catalogue this kit was first seen in. There is also extra information underneath the main catalogues description including the changes to the name of this kit in the catalogues.

Airfix Catalogue description:

Among the most luxurious sports cars yet built and faithfully duplicated in this kit. Optional hard and soft top versions are included. - Taken from the 6th edition catalogue (1968)

17th edition catalogue (1980), recorded as a Series 3 kit.


Airfix Series (first appearance): 2
First Issued: 1968


Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 3: Roy Cross


This kit appeared in these catalogues:
6th Edition (1968) Ref: M208C
7th Edition (1969) Ref: M208C
8th Edition (1970) Ref: M208C
9th Edition (1971) Ref: M208C
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 02408-6
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 02408-6
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 02408-6
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 02408-6
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 03411-5





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