1979 Mercedes-Benz 450SL, Donated by Steve Perry, formerly of Journey

  • LocationRancho Cordova, CA
  • EventOpen to the Public - Specialty Auction 9:00 am September 23, 2021
  • Live Start 09/23/2021 Go to event list

Vehicle Information:

  • VIN: 10704412057153
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  • Stock#:CEI140052
  • Year:1979
  • Make:Mercedes-Benz
  • Model:450SL, Donated by Steve Perry, formerly of Journey
  • Type:CONVERTIBLE
  • Drive:RWD
  • Odo: 143820 ACTUAL
  • Engine:8 - Cyl.
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Ext color:SILVER
  • Int Color:BLACK
  • Int Type:Leather
  • Doors:2
  • Lights:Red
  • Status:Runs and drives

Condition Report:

  • CAR: RUNS AND DRIVES CAR: SMOGGED $75 Fee applied after the sale
  • LEFT QTR PANEL: Dent DRIVER DOOR: Dent

Further Information

Celebrity Car Auction Donated by Steve Perry

This is your chance to bid on a 1979 Mercedes 450 SL convertible owned by Steve Perry, formerly of Journey. He has long been an inspiration to Giants fans and we are grateful for his dedication to the Giants Community Fund.

Steve Perry is the original owner of this classic, and it was his favorite car. He would drive it to and from all the Journey writing, recording, and rehearsal sessions back in the day. Many songs were written by Steve while driving this car. Steve called it "Windshield Song Writing."

Included in this package:

  • 1979 Mercedes 450 SL convertible
  • Custom Made Tuxedo Tails Jacket worn by Steve Perry during many past concert performances
  • The Season, Steve Perry’s new 2021 holiday album, autographed by Steve
Proxy Bidding is available now, or you can bid during the LIVE Internet Auction starting at 9am on Thursday, September 23, 2021

Proceeds from the auction will directly support the Junior Giants program , which provides a free, noncompetitive baseball and softball program for nearly 24,000 kids , ages 5-18 years old, across 88 leagues in under-resourced communities. Working together with local agencies, families and volunteers, Junior Giants provides assistance to targeted community initiatives in the areas of Education, Health and Violence Prevention. For more information, please visit jrgiants.org.

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Buyer agrees to check for outstanding recalls on the sale vehicle, and to contact either their local dealership or use the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) website to check the vehicle’s recall status.