1989 Mercedes-Benz

Zusammenfassung

  • Baujahr 
    1989
  • Automobiltyp 
    Sonstige
  • Chassisnummer 
    WDB1070412A101685
  • Motornummer 
    103982-22-010457
  • Losnummer 
    325
  • Lenkung 
    Rechts
  • Zustand 
    Gebraucht
  • Markenfarbe außen 
    Silver Green
  • Markenfarbe innen 
    Dark Green
  • Zahl der Sitze 
    2
  • Standort
  • Außenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Getriebe 
    Automatik
  • Antrieb 
    Zweirad
  • Kraftstoff 
    Benzin

Beschreibung

Guide price: £30000 - £35000.  
- Approaching its 30th-birthday this smart 300SL still turns heads
- Delightfully finished in Thistle Green Metallic with a matching interior and factory hardtop
- The 3-litre, six-cylinder car was the lightest and most nimble of the range in period
- Main-dealer maintained for the first 20 years with specialist attention subsequently
- Good service history with regular servicing, the most recent being in May 2018.
- With detailed history, celebrity provenance, and only 54,000 miles, this may well be a very sensible investment
 The Mercedes-Benz SL range from the 1980s was known as the R107 Series and was undoubtedly the ultimate, California-sunshine, top-down symbol of the era. Various engine options were offered but the most desirable was always the smaller 280, 6-cylinder version (which at the end of the decade became the 300) so inevitably it was always the rarest and most sought after.This particular late model 300SL is a UK car from new and is offered directly from rock legend and Jamiroquai frontman, Jay Kay, with only 54,000 miles recorded. He obviously loves this car (and was very reluctant to part with it) as he has owned it for over eight years and says it drives extremely well and smoothly.Supplied new by Drake and Fletcher of Maidstone in June of 1989, the car is finished in Thistle Green metallic with matching upholstery and is accompanied by a factory original hard top in excellent condition. It was main-dealer maintained for the first 20 years of its life and specialist maintained since with regular servicing, the most recent being in May 2018.Today this stylish classic Mercedes cabriolet offers excellent value for money and is a wonderful entry into classic Mercedes-Benz SL ownership with a car that has superb provenance and good maintenance history, which will help it maintain, or possibly even increase in value, over the long run.Meanwhile, it's a hoot to drive and enjoy with the top up or down!