1998 Mercedes’ R129 SL60AMG
Overview of this Mercedes’
My fondness for the SL60 AMG was ignited during a time when my son worked as a development engineer at Aston Martin. He was offered an SL60 for the weekend to understand how Mercedes-Benz had created such a refined beast – the both of us were extremely impressed by the performance, build quality and features. It wasn’t until the early 2000s when an opportunity to own one presented itself.
My friend happened to be selling their SL60 AMG and given the rarity of these cars in the UK (only 49 RHD models were produced), I had to take the opportunity. The car has been part of my family for eighteen years, living a rich life of care and enjoyment, always garaged at my home in Leicester. In the eighteen years I have owned this SL60, I have only ever seen one other.
Notable features include:
Please note the car is supplied with the registration R60 AMG.:
- 214 ADAPTIVE DAMPING SYSTEM (ADS)
- 241 FRONT SEAT LH ELECTRIC ADJUSTABLE WITH MEMORY
- 242 FRONT SEAT RH ELECTRIC ADJUSTABLE WITH MEMORY
- 249 AUTOMATICALLY DIPPING INSIDE REAR VIEW MIRROR
- 284 SELECTOR LEVER, WOOD
- 331 CASSETTE COMPARTMENT
- 365 REMOVAL COSTS FOR CODE 668
- 415 GLASS ROOF (R129)
- 461 INSTRUMENT WITH MILES IND. AND ENGLISH LEGEND
- 500A LEATHER, EXCLUSIVE
- 501 OUTSIDE REARVIEW MIRROR LEFT AND RIGHT WITH MEMORY
- 511 RADIO MB EXQUISIT WITH TRAFFIC NEWS DECODER (VK), WITH RDS (PANASONIC)
- 565 REAR SEATS USED ON SL MODELS
- 600 HEADLAMP WIPER/WASHER
- 613 HEADLAMP LEFT-HAND TRAFFIC
- 740 BLACK SOFT TOP FABRIC 9001
- 772 AMG STYLING PACKAGE - FRONT SPOILER, SIDE SKIRTS AND REAR APRON
- 774 SHELL MODIFICATION FOR AMG-WHEELS
- 776 WHEEL COVERING FOR AMG 17-WHEELS (ONLY EXPORT)
- 793 AMG COMPLETE WHEELS (4 PCS.): - 8.5 X 18 ET25 FR. AXLE 245/40, 10 X 18 ET25 REAR AXLE 275/35, 2-PIECE
- 808 CHANGE OF MODEL YEAR, THE LAST FIGURE SHOWING THE NEW MODEL YEAR
- 819 CD CHANGER IN THE TRUNK - ALPINE
- 833 ADDITIONAL PARTS FOR GREAT BRITAIN VEHICLE VERSION
- 957 AMG - ENGENEERING PACKAGE
- 984 COC DOC., DELETION OF VEHICLE REGISTRATION DOC.
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About The Mercedes’
- Metallic Silver
- Two-Tone Grey Leather
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