Eye-catching example of the desirable R129 Mercedes classic sports car
The car is very much in excellent all-round condition and MOT’d until October 2019. Finished in Vivianite Green and supplied with hard top as well as upgraded premium Alpine sound system plus additional amp.
The Mercedes 280SL R129 model was the 190 bhp 2.8 L inline 6 with 12 valves delivering good performance and better economy than the bigger engines. The specification is high, with electric windows, mirrors, seats, and roof. The R129 model was the first convertible/roadster to offer the automatic roll-bar deployment in event of rollover. The driver can also manually raise and lower the roll-bar should he choose to. This facilitates the clean look of R129 without compromising the occupant’s safety.
This R129 Mercedes 280 SL is in extremely good condition and has a good Service History. It has Air Conditioning, Full Leather interior, Central Locking, Electric Mirrors, Electric Windows, Power Hood, Front Centre Armrest, Electric Seats, and Remote Central Locking. These SL models are now going up in price, and this car represents excellent value.
5 speed automatic
Orion slate grey nappa leather with sport seats
alarm and immobiliser
Black Mohair power soft-top
Has a very impressive and regular service history including many invoices the last major service done at 95673miles. and we will do an oils service prior to sale. Of note is an ECU replacement costing £2800 in 2007
This original 1968 Mercedes Benz 280SL was imported to South Africa by Vintage Car Importers in January 2015 and has since been restored extensively. It is equipped with both hard and soft top, Right.....