Original photos from Mercedes Benz of the type 170V Cabriolet A part numbers 31466 and 31469. The photo's are beautifully presented, in a vintage silver gilt wood frame with mat, and are ready to hang.
Below is a list of the years this car was manufactured, followed in brackets by the number of cars made in that year, note the overall total number produced was just 794, a very limited production!
Year 1936 (76), 1937 ( 204), 1938 (272), 1939 (198), 1940 (34), 1941 (10), Total cars made 794
The photos measure approx. 8" by 5" they are in good condition for the age with a clear image, there is some light deterioration to the finish on the left hand photo, see close up for more detail. Frame has some scuffing at corners, with the frame the overall size is about 20" by 8".
The Mercedes-Benz 170 V Cabriolet A, was manufactured and sold from 1936 to 1941, it was a 2-door convertible body type with rear-wheel drive, manual 4-speed gearbox, petrol (gasoline) engine with displacement: 1697 cm3 / 103.4 cui, advertised power: 28 kW / 38 hp / 38 PS ( DIN ), Torque net: 100 Nm / 74 lb-ft. Characteristic dimensions: outside length: 4270 mm / 168.1 in, wheelbase: 2845 mm / 112 in, reference weights: estimated curb weight: 1200 kg / 2650 lbs, gross weight GVWR: 1500 kg / 3307 lbs. The car produced a top speed of 108 km/h (67 mph) (declared by factory); accelerations: 0- 60 mph 44.6 s; 0- 100 km/h 53.