2001 | Mercedes-Benz SL500 R129 | Stock # 2065 Silver Arrows.

  • Stock Number: 2065
  • Make / Model: Mercedes-Benz / SL500 R129
  • Milage: 41000
  • Paint Colour: Brilliant Silver
  • Interior Colour: Two tone black and white leather interior
  • Year: 2001
  • Price: £47,995

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Description

2001 51 Plate MERCEDES-BENZ SL 500 | 41 K miles.

FACTORY DATA.

Brilliant Silver special silver arrows 777 code | Two tone black and white leather interior.. | Black soft top.

STANDARD EQUIPMENT.

Leather interior, rear seats, cruise control, vanity mirrors, electric mirrors,electric adjustable steering column, electric windows, Remote central locking, tinted glass, climate control air conditioning, electric folding mirrors, heated front seats, electrically operated front seats with memory function, audio 30 sound system, electrically operated soft top top. heated rear screen, factory hardtop, split rim alloy wheels, factory tool kit, first kit, xenon front headlights with adjustable beam setting, five speed automatic gearbox.

Car History

The silver Arrows R129 SL range was of its last generation where only 100 RHD examples where made to commemorate the silver Arrows racing team this however does make them unique and different across the range offered. This SL500 is number 59 out of 100 with the supplying Certificate of authenticity in the History folder these where also only signed by Sir Stirling Moss. The service book is present which demonstrates a healthy display of service stamps during its life. The MOT certificates are displayed in the folder from 2008 to 2018 with mileages to back it up. Only 11000 miles have been covered in ten years, The service stamps are recorded from 2004 with 5947 miles to 2017 with 40001 miles. It started its life in Norfolk carried through to Northern Ireland for many years and then returned back to London in 2015. There are recent service receipts of gearbox fluids, and engine fluids carried out. The spare keys, books manuals, and dealer pack all present and correct with radio key code card . A recent wheel refurbishment of all four wheels have recently been carried out with SL Shop to the correct diamond cut leading edge finish. The front bumper has recently been refreshed of new paint of road rash. All electrical items are in perfect order including the soft top and folding mirrors. This is a chance to own a Silver Arrows SL500 certificated in beautiful honest condition compiled with a comprehensive History. The previous owner had turned away many examples to find this rare machine we have to offer. This SL is ready for a new owner to park next to the predecessors of its time as part of a collection.

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!

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Your classic Mercedes-Benz story starts right here at The SLSHOP, just like it did for these proud owners. Click the images to read each customer story.

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