Lot 247 - 2002 Mercedes-Benz 500 SL
|Odometer reading||88,965 miles|
|Estimate||£9,000 - £12,000|
- Modest mileage
- Desirable colour combination
With a 0-60mph time of six seconds, the 4973cc, R129 Mercedes-Benz SL 500 carried on the tradition of the fast and reliable grand touring convertible. A fully operating electric hood, windows, door mirrors and seats made this model easy and comfortable to operate. The fifth generation SL was in production between 2002 and 2008 and featured the all-new retractable hardtop - an important feature for those British showers! Mercedes-Benz followers were impressed with the stability of the car with the hardtop in place and the ease at which they could remove it. Such was its success; the SL is still one of the leading cars in the Mercedes-Benz range. This car features the very capable 5.0 litre 302bhp V8 powerplant mated to a standard automatic gearbox.
This example is offered in very good order throughout having been meticulously maintained, the paintwork and interior both present nicely and the car is reported to drive very well. The history file includes various sundry invoices, the original book packs, the service book which consists of many service stamps, previous MoT test certificates and the current V5C registration document. Also included is the current MoT test certificate which is valid until 14th July 2021. Showing a mere 88,965 on the odometer this well presented example in an attractive colour scheme, is sure to make a fantastic car for the lucky new owner.
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