Lot 238 - 1982 Mercedes-Benz 500 SL Roadster
|Odometer reading||103,300 miles|
|Estimate||£10,000 - £13,000|
|Result||Sold - £11,872|
Built between 1971 and 1989, the Mercedes-Benz R107 SL is a well and truly established member of the classic car club. These distinctive convertibles have classic styling and timeless Mercedes-Benz design cues. Legendary German build quality makes this model one of the most usable modern classics money can buy. A good example with an original factory hardtop will give year round driving.
This splendid Mercedes-Benz 500 SL is finished in blue with a blue leather interior. The car benefits from rear seats, cruise control, heated front seats and headlamp wash wipe. Although fitted with air conditioning we are advised by the vendor that this is currently not working and will require attention. Supplied with a matching factory hardtop and a file containing receipts and details of servicing by marque specialists, Automerc of Newbury, the vendor tells us that this V8 Autobahn cruiser is a joy to drive. Offered to auction with a V5C registration document and a current MoT test certificate valid until June 2020, this modern classic is ready to be enjoyed immediately.
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