1993 Mercedes-Benz SL320 R129


  • Highly original R129
  • 3.2L I6 powerplant with automatic transmission
  • Almandine red metallic paintwork with anthracite leather interior

The Appeal

The R129 had an impressive feat on its hands when it hit the market - after all, it was the official replacement for the world-renowned R107. Thankfully, if there was any manufacturer who could pull it off, it was Mercedes-Benz - and the new car managed to eke out a legacy of its own with the same ethics of top-notch build quality and creature comforts. 
This example, built in 1993, comes to us in very good order, still carrying its original factory colour combination. This is a solid example that’s ready and waiting for a new owner.

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The History and Paperwork

  • Built in 1993 for the Belgian market
  • Currently based in France
  • The car currently indicates 158,301km
  • The car comes complete with:
    • Original manual and service supplier book
    • CMS Micropross security manual
    • Manual for the Becker radio
    • A high-viz jacket

The Condition

  • Car is still carrying its Alamandine metallic red paintwork (512U/512O)
  • Some wear to the paintwork, largely to the bumpers and sills
  • No obvious dents dings however we can see some scratches and scuffs
  • Car is sitting on 'M' Monogrammed alloys
  • Shod in Toyo tyres
  • Hard top looks in good order
  • The interior is in good order with no significant issues
  • Some wear to the carpets and footwells
  • Light marks to the wood veneers
  • Original Becker radio is still in situ
  • Seats carry some light wear
  • Some marks and staining to the plastic surrounds
  • The headlining is sagging somewhat

The Mechanics

  • 3.2L I6 powerplant 
  • 5-speed 5G-TRONIC automatic transmission
  • Engine bay carries age-commensurate wear
  • We understand the car to be in good working order
  • We’ve no reports of any leaks, knocks, bangs or smoke
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Vehicle specification
  • Year 1993
  • Make Mercedes
  • Model SL320
  • Colour Dark red
  • Odometer 158,301 Kilometres
  • Engine size 3199
Auction Details
  • Seller Type Private
  • Town Oyonnax
  • Country France
Bidding history
34 bids
  • ne•••• €7,800 26/11/23
  • be•••• €7,700 26/11/23
  • ne•••• €7,600 26/11/23
  • be•••• €7,500 26/11/23
  • ne•••• €7,400 26/11/23
  • be•••• €7,300 26/11/23
  • ne•••• €7,200 26/11/23
  • be•••• €7,100 26/11/23
  • ne•••• €7,000 26/11/23
  • Fr•••• €6,900 26/11/23
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