Lot 344 - 1997 Mercedes-Benz E50 AMG
|Odometer reading||104,000 km|
|Result||Sold - £9,632|
The W210 is an executive car produced from 1995 through to 2002. They were sold under the E-Class model names in both saloon and estate body types. Only 2,870 AMG E50's were ever built and only during 1996/97; there was no righthand drive version and the model was not sold in the USA or the UK. There were four engines that AMG installed in the W210, the first was the E36, M104.995, launched in 1996 then the M 119.985 in the Euro Spec E50 AMG produced only in 1997. The body styling on all of the W210 AMG models was the same until 2000 when a facelift and interior upgrades were implemented. The W210 E55 was the last vehicle for which a major portion of production took place at AMG in Affalterbach. Production was actually split between Affalterbach and the Bremen Mercedes-Benz facility until the end of 2001.
This beautifully presented E50 AMG Sport in a rare colour combination, metallic green with black/green two-tone leather trim, this rare European specification example was imported into the UK in 2015 and was only every made in lefthand drive specification and for 1997 only. This stunning example, having only covered around 3,500 miles per year, has a very comprehensive service history with no less than 11 service stamps and with the most recent at 104,000kms (only 65,000 miles) when it was serviced in the UK at a cost of over £400. The car also comes with all its manuals and handbooks.
Offered with a V5 registration certificate and MoT test certificate, this example is very well equipped with front and rear heated seats, rear blind and headrests and even a ski pass-through being the rear arm rest. One of just 2,870 ever made and built in AMG Affalterbach , this model offers 342bhp and is a must for the real Mercedes-Benz enthusiast; E50 AMG's are certainly not found in this outstanding condition often.
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