1999 Mercedes-Benz R170 SLK230 AMG


  • An SLK230 with a 190hp supercharged engine and automatic transmission
  • Well maintained and rarely driven
  • Low mileage of only 91,612 km
  • Automatic gearbox recently overhauled
  • Radiator recently replaced
  • Registered in Italy

The Attractions

Created in response to the great success of small two-seater sports cars following the launch of the MX5, the dynamic spider offered by Mercedes-Benz proved particularly attractive. The SLK R170 combined the high level of engineering of the larger SL with an original and pleasing sporty and compact design and, of course, the iconic and innovative folding hardtop.
A comprehensive and attractive range of engines offered buyers a combination of the SL's popular long-haul capabilities and well-balanced responsiveness. The version favoured by many buyers today is the SLK230 with its supercharged 2.3-litre four-cylinder engine capable of 190 hp.
This low-mileage R170 is equipped with that powerful engine and the popular automatic transmission that can be used in both fully automatic and sequential modes.
It is also enhanced by numerous AMG trims and accessories that make it stand out from the other SLKs.
Rarely driven by its current owner who acquired it in 2019, this well-equipped R170 is offered in excellent condition and ready to be enjoyed.

History and Documentation

  • Registered in 1999
  • Chassis number WDB1704471F121914
  • Current owner since 2019
  • Regularly used between 1999 and 2008
  • We have been informed that this car is registered with the Automotoclub Storico Italiano


  • Finished in classic shiny silver and fitted with an attractive AMG styling kit
  • Paintwork in good condition with uniform finish on all panels and few marks
  • Well-maintained bodywork with well-aligned panels and no obvious damage
  • AMG styling kit including skirts and bumpers front and rear
  • Famous and innovative folding hardtop works properly
  • Well-preserved windows and lenses present clear and unfogged
  • Underbody looks good and appears to have been treated with specific protective finish
  • AMG five-spoke alloy wheels in very good condition with tyres in good condition
  • Well-equipped black leather interior with AMG sports seats
  • Few signs of wear and tear throughout the interior, only a few traces of light patina normal for age
  • Blue carbon-fibre effect dashboard and Pioneer stereo
  • Carpeted floor in good condition protected by logoed mats
  • Bose speakers
  • The model name has been removed from the rear bonnet, but the AMG logo has been retained

The Mechanics

  • M111 4-cylinder 2.3-litre engine with volumetric compressor and 190 hp
  • 5G-TRONIC automatic transmission with sequential mode
  • Recently overhauled automatic transmission
  • Well maintained car with no operating or driving problems to report
  • Radiator recently replaced
  • The seller informed us that it is in good mechanical condition

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Vehicle specification
  • Year 1999
  • Make Mercedes
  • Model SLK Class
  • Colour Silver
  • Odometer 91,642 Kilometres
  • Engine size 2300
Auction Details
  • Seller Type Trade
  • Town Acireale
  • Country Italy
Bidding history
8 bids from 4 bidders
  • faik.gu•••• €6,150 18/06/24
  • yugo_fl•••• €5,600 18/06/24
  • faik.gu•••• €5,250 18/06/24
  • yugo_fl•••• €5,000 18/06/24
  • faik.gu•••• €2,150 18/06/24
  • equinox•••• €1,600 16/06/24
  • vizdrac €1,500 16/06/24
  • equinox•••• €100 16/06/24
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