1989 Mercedes-Benz 300SL (R107) #2242 Midnight Blue with Grey Leather 12k miles

  • Stock Number: 2242
  • Make / Model: Mercedes-Benz / 300SL (R107) Just 12,000 Miles
  • Mileage: 12000
  • Paint Colour: Midnight Blue
  • Interior Colour: Grey Leather
  • Year: 1989
  • Price: £79,995

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About This Car

1989 Mercedes-Benz 300SL (R107)

Midnight Blue (904) with Grey Leather (278)
Midnight Blue Hardtop (904) with Dark Blue Fabric Soft Top (5010)

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By the late 1980s, tastes had changed and buyers were looking metallic paints to make a statement with a Mercedes-Benz R107 SL. Impala Brown, Almandine Red, Diamond Blue and Anthracite Grey were all new colours that arrived for the final three years of production, with Midnight Blue running from 1986 to 1989.

This ‘flat’ colour is a deep blue, a dark shade that is perfectly suited to light interiors – none more so than the grey interior found here.

Built in June 1989, this car is one of the very last R107’s produced. With exceptionally low mileage, this car has been known to SLSHOP for some time. Supplied by us in 2018, it is now offered for sale from a private collection for a new custodian to enjoy.

A chance to buy a very original, exceptional car in a rare colour.

Specification

Order Location GREAT BRITAIN
Interior LEATHER – GRAY (278)
Paint 1 MIDNIGHT BLUE (904O)
Paint 2 MIDNIGHT BLUE (904O)
Approx. Build Date 1989-06

238 CITY DRIVE LIGHT FOR GREAT BRITAIN
341 ADDITIONAL BLINKER LAMPS
362 RHD VEHICLES AS PER EC REGULATIONS (CONTROL CODE)
461 INSTRUMENT WITH MILES IND. AND ENGLISH LEGEND
524 PAINTWORK – PRESERVATION
583 ELECTRIC WINDOW LIFTERS (FRONT DOORS)
592 HEAT-INSULATING GLASS, ALL-AROUND, HEATED REAR WINDOW PANE, BAND FILTER
613 HEADLAMP LEFT-HAND TRAFFIC
682 FIRE EXTINGUISHER
744 DARK BLUE SOFT TOP FABRIC 5010

Why Choose SLSHOP?

Is it our unrivalled experience with three generations of SL? Is it our attention to detail, our award winning quality? Is it our selection of hand picked, superb cars for sale? Is it the family feel, the friendly faces and consistency of our work? Most people say it’s all of these things.

A classic car offers a world of opportunities – it is an invitation to explore the open road and share life-affirming experiences with like-minded individuals.

Where will your Mercedes-Benz take you?

Bulkhead Corrosion

Although the R107 is renowned for build quality, there is one chink in the armour – the bulkhead. Many cars that present well from the outside are hiding internal rust. Water from outside the car should drain out through specially designed channels, but over time, these become blocked forcing water inside the car. Once water has breached the blower motor cover in front of the windscreen, it slowly wreaks havoc from inside out. This delicate area did not have rust protection from the factory, and as the metal deteriorates it the water ingress can lead to faulty electrics, damp carpets and musty smells inside the cabin.

All our cars come with a 36 month bulkhead warranty.

SLSHOP Unique 2 & 3 year warranty

At the SLSHOP, not only do we know what an SL is capable of but we believe in the cars we sell.

We want our customers to have the confidence to get out and use these iconic classics, to enjoy them for trips at home and abroad.

That’s why we offer a 2 year ‘no quibble’ mechanical warranty with each car sold, as well as a 3 year bulkhead warranty.

Next Steps: Experience

We believe in the capabilities of these classic cars, and want our customers to get out and use them. Welcome to Experience from The SLSHOP, aimed at helping you get more out of your classic Mercedes-Benz. We offer a number of trips, tours and events in the UK and abroad. See you there!

Next Steps: 24hr Test Drive

Tempted by an R107 SL but not sure if it’s for you? Fancy trying a weekend at the wheel before you dive in? We offer a 24hr test drive through our hire business. Hire a classic Mercedes-Benz for a day or longer, and if you subsequently buy a car from our showroom, we will refund the entire hire fee. What are you waiting for?

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