Lot 257 - 1990 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster
|Odometer reading||123,186 miles|
|Result||Sold - £4,480|
- Impressive service history
- Factory hardtop
Mercedes-Benz have been producing an SL model or range of models since 1954. The fourth incarnation of this impressive history was introduced in 1989 and was given the factory code of R129. It was offered with a hardtop and was the first Mercedes-Benz model to have a hydraulically operated folding roof at the touch of a button. It was also the first convertible to be fitted with automatic roll-bar deployment in the event of a rollover.
This 300 SL variant is a genuine example with the original owner's book pack and an impressive service history showing 15 stamps with the most recent service in September 2021, less than 1,000 miles ago. this classic Mercedes-Benz roadster presents in metallic silver with a contrasting blue leather interior as well as the all-important hardtop. The look is enhanced with a set of AMG alloy wheels. As a 1990 example, it is an early example and very rare now. Offered to auction with a V5c registration document and a fresh MoT test certificate this is an ideal summer cruiser. Offered without reserve.
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