Mercedes Benz R107 300SL | $330K HKD

 

The SL Series 107, released in 1971 as the successor to the Pagoda (W113 series), established a new design line at Mercedes-Benz with the broadband H4 headlamps and the large fluted taillights. The appearance of the R107 was stylistic for the Mercedes-Benz design in the 70s. The R107 took the chassis components of the mid size Mercedes-Benz W114 model and mated them to the larger engines from the S-Class (W116).

 

Today, we are delighted to offer for sale this stunning 300 SL which was first registered in Hong Kong in July 1989 and presents very well and exudes elegance with white exterior in combination with the black leather trim. A very original and authentic copy, the car is powered by the more powerful and efficient 2962CC 6 cylinder engine in combination with the automatic gearbox, this is a rare find.

 

The bodywork is in a lovely condition with good paintwork and perfect chrome details. The tremendous condition of this original Hong Kong example is a credit to the previous owner who invested in a complete restoration to keep it beautiful. This Mercedes has a good specification which includes 15 hole alloy wheels, rear seats, power steering, electric windows and besides the convertible soft top, a body-coloured removable hardtop. The automatic transmission is smooth, the engine runs fantastically well. This impressive “Richard Gere”….. well, “American Gigolo” Mercedes-Benz is a ready to use modern classic and a pure joy to drive!

 

Year: 1989

Body: 2 Doors Convertible with Hardtop

Exterior: White

Interior: Black

Driver's Sider: RHD

Transmission: Automatic

Indicated Mileage:  92,000KM indicated (Odometer Stopped Working, Actual Mileage unknown)

Location: Hong Kong

Registration: Registered in Hong Kong 

History: Originally delivered by Zung Fu Hong Kong Mercedes Benz Dealer in July 1989. 5 previous owners since new. records. Books pack, spare wheel, tools included.

 

Available Exclusively at Classic Insider. For more info, please contact:

 

Kenneth Wong 

Email: Kenneth@classicinsider.com

Telephone Or Whatsapp: +852 9013 2536

 

Click Here to send us a Message 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Originally Hong Kong delivered car

  • Comes with Hardtop

  • Nicely restored. Fully Serviced and ready to Enjoy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SERVICE RECORDS

 

Not Available

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MODEL DESCRIPTION AND HISTORY

 

The SL model has been part of the Mercedes-Benz line-up since 1954. The first generation of cars was completed in 1955 with the 190. The second generation began with the 230 in 1963 and was distinguished by its distinctive optional hardtop that earned the model its nickname ‘Pagoda top’. The factory codename for the SL launched in 1971 was R107. The Mercedes-Benz R107 and C107 were produced from 1971 through 1989, being the second longest single series ever produced by the automaker, after the G-Class.  They were sold under the SL (R107) and SLC (C107) model names as the 280 SL, 280 SLC, 300 SL, etc. up to the 560 SL.

 

This model enjoyed an impressive build run until 1989 and over its eighteen year reign, the R107/C107 range was powered by no less than eight different engines, two sizes of straight-six unit and six versions of V8’s. Late in 1985, the 280 version was succeeded by the 300SL of which 13,742 were produced. Also in 1985, the Bosch KE Jetronic was fitted. The KE Jetronic system varied from the earlier, all mechanical system by the introduction of a more modern engine management "computer", which controlled idle speed, fuel rate, and air/fuel mixture. The final car of the 18 years running 107 series was a 500 SL painted Signal red, built on August 4, 1989; it currently resides in the Mercedes-Benz museum in Stuttgart, Germany.

 

 

 

DISCLAIMER

 

The information provided on this website has been compiled by Classic Insider with the utmost care. The information contained within this advert is provided ‘as-is’, without warranties as to its accuracy whether expressed or implied and is intended for informational purposes only. Classic Insider is not liable for any errors or mistakes.

 

Please reload

You May Also Like:

Volkswagen 1303 Super Beetle | $218K HKD

Fiat Abarth 695 Tributo Ferrari | $330K HKD

Ferrari 308 GTS QuattroValvole | $1.25M

Porsche 928 S4 | $680K HKD

Maserati Bora 4.7 | $1.9M HKD

Ferrari 308 GTS Carburetor | $1.1M HKD *REDUCED*

Porsche 911 Carrera 3.2 Restromod by TUTHILL | $1.4M HKD

Jaguar E-Type Series III Roadster | $1.29M HKD

Honda NSX Type-S | $1.73M HKD

Aston Martin Vantage V550 | $2.2M HKD

1/3
Please reload

Experience the Unmatched Excitement of Our Hand Selected Elite Classic & Collectible Automobiles. Classic Insider is Hong Kong's Respected Private Brokerage for Discerning Collectors of Classic and Collectible Automobiles.

Be the first to know. Signup to our list

© 2019 | ClassicInsider.com | Branding, Marketing & Web Design by Pareto Principal 

Classic Insider Limited | 1002, 10/F The L Plaza, 367-375 Queen’s Road Central, Hong Kong | +852 9013 2536 | info@Classicinsider.com

  • Grey Facebook Icon
  • Grey Instagram Icon
  • Grey LinkedIn Icon
  • Classic Insider Twitter