1989 Mercedes-Benz 300SL (R107) Signal Red with Beige Leather #2249

  • Stock Number: 2249
  • Make / Model: Mercedes-Benz / 300SL (R107) with Beige Leather
  • Mileage: 56000
  • Paint Colour: Signal Red
  • Interior Colour: Beige Leather
  • Year: 1989
  • Price: £55,995

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About This Car

1989 Mercedes-Benz 300SL (R107) Signal Red with Beige Leather

56,000 miles

Signal Red (568) Beige Leather (275) and
Signal Red (568) Hard Top and Black Fabric Soft Top (9001)

The colour that’s synonymous with the R107 SL, Signal Red with a Black Soft Top is one of the ultimate combinations. With Beige Leather and some desirable options, this 300SL shows sensible enough mileage to be used and enjoyed. An Outside Air Temperature Gauge, Cruise Control, Rear Seating, Headlamp Wash / Wipe, Fire Extinguisher and Heated Seats would add a significant figure to the original price of this SL, all options that are sought after by buyers in 2020.

Serviced predominately by one dealer for the bulk of it’s life, this car first arrived at SLSHOP back in 2012 and has been on our radar ever since. Significant works were undertaken by us in 2012, and the car is still in pristine order today.

A well cared for, two owner car and an excellent chance to acquire an iconic 1980s classic.

PDI 15th March 1989 Normand City of London
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48,907 miles 21th April 2006 L.D Thornley
50,707 miles 17th March 2012 SLSHOP
(Not stated) 17th Nov 2017 Shakespeares Service Centre

Specification

238 CITY DRIVE LIGHT FOR GREAT BRITAIN
240 OUTSIDE TEMPERATURE INDICATOR
341 ADDITIONAL BLINKER LAMPS
362 RHD VEHICLES AS PER EC REGULATIONS (CONTROL CODE)
440 TEMPOMAT (CRUISE CONTROL)
461 INSTRUMENT WITH MILES IND. AND ENGLISH LEGEND
524 PAINTWORK – PRESERVATION
565 REAR SEATS USED ON SL MODELS
583 ELECTRIC WINDOW LIFTERS (FRONT DOORS)
592 HEAT-INSULATING GLASS, ALL-AROUND, HEATED REAR WINDOW PANE, BAND FILTER
600 HEADLAMP WIPER/WASHER
613 HEADLAMP LEFT-HAND TRAFFIC
682 FIRE EXTINGUISHER
740 BLACK SOFT TOP FABRIC 9001
873 SEAT HEATER FOR LEFT AND RIGHT FRONT SEATS

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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