John Travolta Antique Car Stolen Mercedes-Benz cars owned by actor John Travolta antique reportedly stolen some time ago. Quoted from Reuters page, the police finally managed to find the car and arrested two people suspected as perpetrators of theft. But Mercedes-Benz 280-SL output in 1970 was not found in the intact condition. The perpetrators turned out to have a car owned by John Travilta dismantle it. “We have found several pieces, but not the whole car,” said Sergeant Richard Lewis of the Santa Monica Police Department, Wednesday, January 25, 2012 local time. Travolta’s antique car was stolen while parked at the curb area of ??Santa Monica, September 2011.