The Ockhuisen Collection:

Mercedes-Benz cars from the seventies

R107 SL

The R107 Roadster

The Mercedes-Benz R107 series was produced from 1971 until 1989.

237,287 cars were built.

C107 SLC

Mercedes-Benz 500 SLC 

Flagship model of the luxury-class coupés based on the SL Roadster of model series 107, produced from 1980 to 1981. The 450 SLC 5.0 was built from 1978 to 1980 with the same engine.


The Mercedes-Benz W116

The Mercedes-Benz W116 is a series of flagship luxury sedans produced from September 1972 until 1980. The W116 automobiles were the first Mercedes-Benz models to be officially called S-Class, although earlier sedan models had already unofficially been designated with the letter ‘S’ – for Sonderklasse or “special class.”


Baureihe W123 1976/1985.

This was a vehicle that belonged to the higher middle segment. The car became so popular that in the early production years there was a waiting list, in some cases longer than two years, and in extreme cases well over two years.