29th Nov, 2023 13:00

Pavilion Gardens | Buxton, Derbyshire

 
  Lot 45
 

1998 Mercedes-Benz SL 320
Only 58,000 miles from new

Sold for £7,312

(including buyers premium)


Lot details

Registration No: S49 JLY
Chassis No: WDB1290632F170610
MOT: April 2024.

  • Just 58,000 miles recorded
  • Only three former keepers
  • Supplied with a body-coloured hardtop

The fourth generation of Mercedes-Benz’s much-vaunted SL model (the R129 Series) was launched at the Geneva Motor Show of 1989. It was a beautifully-engineered motorcar that bristled with technical refinement and innovative safety features. The specification included independent suspension all round (double wishbone at the front/five link system at the rear), adaptive damping, ventilated disc brakes with ABS, electronic stability control, integral roll-over bar and front air bags. When introduced in 1993, the SL320 variant featured a DOHC in-line six-cylinder engine of 220bhp and was continued through to 2002, following a facelift and change of engine in 1998.

Manufactured in 1998, the SL 320 offered was supplied new via Mercedes main agents B&K Thomas Ltd, being first registered on the 30th of November that year as ’15 LW’, having cost £56,361.25. Finished in Brilliant Silver Metallic paintwork with a complementary Grey leather interior upholstery and a Black soft-top, the SL is accompanied by a body-coloured hardtop. Specified from the factory with heated front seats, cup holder, uprated speakers front and rear seats. Offered now with a recorded mileage of just 58,200 miles, the Mercedes-Benz has had just three former keepers from new. Accompanied by the book pack, a no advisory MOT until April 2024, and a current V5C Registration Document.

For more information, please contact:
Paul Cheetham
paul.cheetham@handh.co.uk
07538 667452

 

Auction: Pavilion Gardens | Buxton, Derbyshire, 29th Nov, 2023

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