How a pristine 1100-mile 1992 Mercedes-Benz 500 SL ended up at a salvage auction

If you browse through Copart.com auctions is a leisurely Monday evening activity (seriously, try it), chances are it’s not in search of an absurdly low mile, well-preserved 1992 Mercedes-Benz 500 SL. But hey, there it is, and boy does it have an interesting story.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/03/19/mercedes-benz-500-sl-salvage-auction