Chequered Flag International is pleased to offer this 1986 Mercedes 560 SL in White with Tan interior. 29,077 miles with clean CARFAX. Sold new by the McDonald Motor Company in Ventura, California and lived in the same area ever since. Perfect body with excellent original paint. Superb interior with no cracks on the dash, soft un-redyed leather, good door panels and carpets. Mechanically excellent and a delight to drive. Comes with its books and tools, jack and spare. Inspections encouraged. All sales AS-IS. Sales tax and license fees due if delivered in California. Visit Chequered Flag International online at chequeredflag.com to see more pictures of this vehicle or call us at 310-827-8665 today to schedule your test drive.
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The Mercedes Benz 560sl, also know as the 107 body style, is one of the automotive style icons of the 1970s and 80s. They are known as the pagoda style convertibles, combining vault-like build quality with excellent engineering and performance. With a sturdy removable hard top and an excellent all weather canvas convertible top, these cars offer a high level of year round practicality, style and performance. In their day, these cars were bought by the discerning enthusiasts, and its design has stood the test of time. The 107 body has now reached collector status, and low mileage, well maintained examples have become rare and collectable. This 560sl is a 1-owner car with only 33,066 CARFAXED CERTIFIED miles, and must be one of the finest on the market today; the car is a time capsule. The body and original paint has deep luster and great shine. The Dark Blue leather interior is beautiful; the leather is supple and feels near new with only minor wear on the drivers seat bolster. The dash is in excellent condition, the leather is tight and fresh. All gauges and ancillary components work as they should. The car has a new Stereo, and its original stereo comes with the car. The car
Last year for the 107 series cars. This garage kept example still wears most of its original Black paint. Nearly new 215/65 R-15 Bridgestone radials on spotless factory alloy rims. The original German leather interior appears in excellent condition to match the101,521 miles showing on this desirable model that comes with 2 tops, both in excellent condition. These 107 series cars built from 1972-1989 have been appreciating in the last few years due to their durability and low maintenance costs. This is a great example for a fraction of lower mileage examples #7527 $24,900
Just arrived From California. Original rust free car just Motd & can be UK Registered. Please ask for more details.
POA The 107 series were the last of the hand built Mercedes from Stuttgart, renowned for their durability and strength, they have become increasingly sought after in recent years, with low mileage examples well cared for examples fetching in excess of £40K. Launched in 1971, the Mercedes 107 series immediately became a best seller in European and US markets, with a design reminiscent in some respects of the earlier Pagoda SL. A range of models was offered during the 18 year life of the 107, with the new 5 litre being launched in 1980, which was enhanced over the next 5 years culminating in the last year of manufacture of 1989, being the 5.6 litre 560 SL for sale here. The 560 SL carried a big, 5.6-liter V-8 under its long bonnet. The single-overhead-cam, fuel-injected engine produced 227 horsepower at 5,200 rpm and 287 foot-pounds of torque at 3,500 rpm. Power was directed to the rear wheels by a four-speed automatic transmission. The 560 SL could accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in approximately 8 seconds, which was reasonably quick in its day. It had a top speed of about 140 mph. The SL employed disc brakes with ABS at all four corners, which was not yet common in the late 1980s. The
With the introduction of the W113 chassis in the early 1960s, Mercedes-Benz had essentially invented their own class of sports roadster. This 2 seat roadster was less of an all-out sports car, and more of an all-weather GT car with superior refinement and quality that meant it could be used as an everyday driver. The W113 proved a great success through three generations and in 1971 was replaced by an all-new SL, known internally as the R107. The R107 was a new chassis design that utilized shared suspension and drivetrain components from mid-sized Mercedes sedans, but wore unique sheet metal designed by the great Bruno Sacco. The R107 offered greater luxury, performance and modern refinement than its predecessor and while it still was not a hardcore sports car, it could hold its own on fast, flowing roads and was unmatched for its continent crushing ability. The first generation 350SL featured the same V8 shared with the 280SE 3.5, which was soon enlarge to the big 4.5liter version and renamed 450SL. The 107 SL proved to be a runaway success for Mercedes, thanks to the exceptionally well-engineered chassis, excellent performance from the V8 engines, and unrivaled build quality. Production of the R107 lasted from 1971 through 1989, making it the longest production run of any Mercedes-Benz passenger car to date. Only the Galandewagen off-roader has been in production longer. For the final version of the R107, engineers took the 5.6 liter V8 from flagship SEL sedan and shoehorned it into the roadster body to create the 560SL, in turn creating an instant classic and the very best of the R107 SL family. With the benefit of nearly two decades of development and technological refinements such as ABS brakes and traction control, as well as stout performance from the alloy V8, the last of the great SLs strikes the perfect balance of style and performance. The 560SL also comes from a time when legendary Mercedes-Benz dependability was at its pinnacle, yet still offers relative ease of service. Few roadsters can compare with the 560SL for its all-round capabilities and exceptional refinement. Paired with timeless styling, it is easy to see why the 560SL and its siblings have so quickly become full-fledged collectibles. This handsome 1989 560SL is an outstanding example, showing just 19,825 miles from new. It is a one family owned car from new in beautiful condition, finished in the striking combination of Smoke Silver over Burgundy leather. It is a very fine car that has exceptionally well maintained from new and kept in impeccably clean condition. The original “15-hole” style alloy wheels look beautiful against the superb paint. Likewise, the hard-wearing leather interior has been beautifully maintained and preserved in excellent condition. Burl walnut trim on the console and dash is in exquisite condition, and it still retains its original Becker Grand Prix stereo. Both tops are present and in excellent order, with the soft top in contrasting black and the hard top finished in matching Smoke Silver as per original, and the fully trimmed trunk is in excellent condition. The 5.6 liter, Bosch fuel-injected V8 engine runs strong and smooth, as it should, and has been exceptionally well maintained. The incredibly clean engine bay is properly detailed with correct original gold-cadmium fittings, clamps, hardware and decals all in excellent order. The car has a clean CarFax, and Included with the car are the original books and manuals, data card, spare keys, as well as the original window sticker and original purchase documents. These are famously robust automobiles, but only when properly maintained and cared for, and this example has clearly been cherished from the day it was first delivered. The 560SL is a rapidly appreciating classic, and fine examples such as this are in high demand; yet they still represent an excellent value considering the robust performance and legendary reliability.
Produced between 1986 and 1989, the Mercedes Benz 560SL was sold exclusively to the US, Japanese and Australian markets. This Australian delivered 560SL with the all alloy 5.6 litre V8, delivers a smooth yet powerful performance and classic Mercedes Benz style. In very good condition, this 560 comes with both the detachable factory hard top and soft top.
THIS IS A RARE ORIGINAL EURO SPEC MATCHING NUMBERS 560SL WITH THE SINGLE HEADLAMPS ETC AND NOT ONE OF THE MORE COMMON USA MODELS [ TWIN HEADLAMPS, BUMPERS WITH RUBBER OVER-RIDERS ] DONE ONLY 31630 KLMS WITH MERCEDES DEALER SERVICE HISTORY OWNED BY ONE FAMILY FOR 27 YEARS VALUES ARE NOW SOARING FOR THE BEST OF THE 107 SERIES SL CONVERTIBLE'S COMES WITH THE ORIGINAL HARDTOP + STAND AND COVER, ORIGINAL BOOKS AND FACTORY DATA CARD, SPARE KEYS, UNUSED CORRECT DATE CODED SPARE WHEEL AND JACK, MERCEDES STORAGE CASE WITH TOOLKIT, REAR WINDOW DECALS IN IMMACULATE CONDITION AND HAS NO CORROSION ISSUES BOTH THE HARD-TOP AND SOFT-TOP ARE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION CAN ASSIST IN SHIPPING FOR OVERSEAS CLIENTS FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT VIA EMAIL OR PHONE [ AUSTRALIA COUNTRY CODE ] 61 - 407129362
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