1993 Mercedes-Benz 230E


  • Good original condition
  • Full-service history
  • 12 months MOT
  • Private Plate not included - original age-related plate H693 LJO will be assigned

The Appeal

Strong, reliable, comfortable and well-built, the 230E was a bigger and more modern car than its predecessor, the W123.
Presented in good original condition with documented mileage and a full-service history this Almandine Red with Grey cloth interior example drives superbly and is ready to drive away.

The History and Paperwork

  • First registered in 1991
  • Family owned for first 3 owners until 2018
  • Service history
  • Original bill of sale
  • V5c present
  • 12 months MOT
  • Current registration number not included
  • Owner’s manuals
  • First aid kit
  • Spare wheel and toolkit
  • Two keys

The Interior

  • Original Grey cloth interior showing light wear and tear commensurate with its age and use 
  • Tilt and slide electric sunroof
  • Good wood inserts on centre console and door cappings
  • Slight damage to driver’s door foot plate trim
  • Clean headlining and door cards
  • Original Blaupunkt stereo
  • Electric aerial
  • Carpets have the odd staining and marks
  • Carpet mats
  • Central front armrests
  • Rear folding head restraints 
  • All electrics work as they should
  • Nice aged patina throughout

The Exterior

  • Almandine Red paintwork in good original condition with some stone chips up front and some small imperfections and marks 
  • Body panels appear solid and panel fit is good 
  • Small dent on rear offside door and scratch to rear offside wing, rear lower rear wing and rear boot lid
  • Some scuffs on rear bumper and a scratch on the bonnet
  • Underneath appears good and solid
  • All lights are free from damage or cracks
  • External chrome trim in good condition
  • Steel wheels fitted with good hubcaps and tyres

The Mechanics

  • 2,300 cc
  • Automatic gearbox 
  • Good service history
  • Little mileage in recent years
  • Regularly maintained and reported to drive superbly

The Summary

Nice original Mercedes classic saloon in good all-round condition with a nice service history and a reputation for durability and reliability second to none.
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Vehicle specification
  • Year 1993
  • Make Mercedes
  • Model E Class 230 E
  • Colour Almandine Red
  • Odometer 110,189 Miles
  • Engine size 2299
Auction Details
  • Seller Type Private
  • Location London
  • Country United Kingdom
Bidding history
13 bids from 5 bidders
  • th•••• £1,200 21/09/23
  • ca•••• £1,100 21/09/23
  • TI•••• £1,000 19/09/23
  • da•••• £900 19/09/23
  • TI•••• £800 19/09/23
  • da•••• £700 19/09/23
  • TI•••• £600 17/09/23
  • ri•••• £500 17/09/23
  • TI•••• £499 17/09/23
  • ri•••• £400 17/09/23

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