1983 Mercedes-Benz SL

380 SL One owner from new

Zusammenfassung

  • Baujahr 
    1983
  • Automobiltyp 
    Cabriolet / Roadster
  • Lenkung 
    Rechts
  • Zustand 
    Gebraucht
  • Markenfarbe außen 
    Black
  • Innenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Innenausstattung 
    Leder
  • Standort
  • Außenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Getriebe 
    Automatik
  • Antrieb 
    Zweirad
  • Kraftstoff 
    Benzin

Beschreibung

Coys Auction - Spring Classics
Royal Horticultural Halls
Elverton St
Westminster
London SW1
Thursday 11 March 2010
Registration Number: PYY 866Y Chassis Number: 10704522022522
After the successful era of the 230, 250 and 280SL series it became apparent to Mercedes-Benz that a new model would be required. This was due not only to changing tastes and styles but more importantly ever increasing safety and emission controls. With this in mind, the new model would have to be stronger, heavier and therefore require a larger engine. Manufactured for almost two full decades, from 1971 to 1989, Mercedes’ highly regarded Type R107 SL Roadster has made history in a big way. Being an advanced design, it still looks contemporary today, firmly ensconced in its rightful place as the most successful open-air motorcar ever built by Daimler-Benz. It was quite a different car, expanded in every way over the ‘pagoda roof’ SL and considerably improved in safety areas. Initially, the new SL was