Lot 210 - 1984 Mercedes-Benz 280 SL

Lot 210 - 1984 Mercedes-Benz 280 SL

Lot 210 - 1984 Mercedes-Benz 280 SL

Lot Number 210
Registration B151 FOG
Chassis Number 1070422A017024
Engine Number 11099022006950
Odometer reading 111,191 miles
Estimate £17,000 - £22,000

The Mercedes-Benz R107 was produced from 1971 through to 1989, being the second longest single series ever produced by Mercedes-Benz after the G-Class. The SL improved through the years with technical innovation but still managed to keep its fundamental character and identity of an up-market, quality sports car. Volume production of the first SL started in April 1971 alongside the last of the W113 cars. The genius soft top mechanism which folds down out of sight under a panel ahead of the boot lid gave the car a beautifully sleek, uncluttered appearance.

This handsome roadster was originally registered on 16th October 1984 and presents extremely well in metallic gold with a beige interior. Offered with a factory hardtop this iconic Mercedes has an impressive MoT test history, a well stamped service book and a file containing various bills and receipts for works completed. A V5C registration document is included together with the current MoT test certificate which is valid until August 2021. Recent values for R107 models have steadily risen making B151 FOG ideal for both driving fun and potential investment.

Interested parties should satisfy themselves as to the description and condition of each lot prior to the sale. Accordingly, buyers are on notice that each vehicle is offered ‘as is/as seen’ subject to the Terms and Conditions for the auction. Buyers are advised to inspect the vehicle in person or use a professional to carry out this service. Historics will not entertain disputes over descriptions.

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