Connect with us

Mercedes that belonged to George Harrison is for sale

Classic Rock

Mercedes that belonged to George Harrison is for sale

A 1984 Mercedes that belonged to George Harrison, will be auctioned next month in Liverpool.


Omega auction house organizes the auction, which will take place on March 24, and in which Harrison’s car will auction other quartet-related objects, such as autographs, handwritten lyrics, photographs, clothing and concert tickets.

Harrison’s car is a Mercedes 500 SELAMG purchased for 85,000 pounds ($ 118,000) to customize to his liking.

George Harrison 80s

A wing, a leather steering wheel and different trims were some of the details added, and thanks to which he got the car to appear in a music video released in 1995.

Harrison , that died in 2001, has traveled more than 48,000 miles over the 16 years he owned the Mercedes, before selling it to a friend in the year 2000.

George Harrison car

Auction leader Paul Fairweather said the composer “loved this car a lot during all his years.”

“It’s a precious car, classic and ready to be driven,” he said.

Last year, this same auction house sold for 37 thousand pounds (41 thousand euros) a Porsche 928 that also belonged to the Beatle.

See more News

I'm a Brazilian journalist who always loved Classic Rock and Heavy Metal music. That passion inspired me to create Rock and Roll Garage over 6 years ago. Music has always been a part of my life, helping me through tough times and being a support to celebrate the good ones. When I became a journalist, I knew I wanted to write about my passions. After graduating in journalism from the Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais, I pursued a postgraduate degree in digital communication at the same institution. The studies and experience in the field helped me improve the website and always bring the best of classic rock to the world! MTB: 0021377/MG

To Top