Mercedes-Benz - 300 SL 24 (R129) - 1990

Mercedes-Benz - 300 SL 24 (R129) - 1990
Located in: Spain - with Spanish registration - 105000 mi - 2 - Very good condition: minimal signs of wear

Mercedes-Benz 300 SL 24 (R129) from 1990 in very good condition.

USA version, sold by Herbert Lyman, Miami, Florida, on 9th April 1990. The pre-delivery inspection was performed in Madrid on 28th September 1990 and the car was registered in Madrid, Spain.

First service in October 1990 with 941 miles. The only previous owner was a German man living in Madrid.

Exceptionally well equipped: 5-speed automatic transmission (really rare option in 1990), etc. Original and stamped service booklet, user’s manuals and entertainment, toolkit, spare wheel, jack, two keys with infrared remote control, etc.

Maintenance performed at Mercedes-Benz official service and Talleres Apolo. There are many old maintenance invoices available. Service made until October 2020 at official Mercedes-Benz service.

Original convertible hood, blue, with no signs of wear, just serviced by a specialist. Restored Becker radio and original Hirschmann antenna.

The car drives very nicely, starts at first attempt, has a recent battery, fluids and filters in good condition. The gearbox shifts very smoothly. It seems that everything is in very good working order. Brakes, suspensions, exhaust system, tyres, etc. are in very good condition.

Valid vehicle inspection until January 2021. The car is over 30 years old, but it has only 106,000 miles (about 167,000 km).

The driver's seat has some minor wear, the bodywork is rust-free and dent-free, but the paintwork has several scratches. It has recently been polished and treated with ceramic paint protection.

Left headlight with an impact mark. A new headlight will be included with the car.

241 Left front seat electrically adjustable with memory feature
242 Right front seat electrically adjustable with memory feature
272A Perforated blue leather
283 Draft deflector
291 Airbag for driver and front passenger
425 5-speed automatic transmission
440 Tempomat
441 Electrically adjustable steering column
443 440 + 441
461 Instrument with mileage reading and English lettering
491 USA version
519 Becker Grand Prix radio, electronic cassette
524 Paintcoat preservation
531 Automatic antenna
551 Anti-theft warning system
581 Automatic climate control
592 Green heat-insulating glass all-around. Heated rear window. Laminated safety glass. Tinted strip
600 Headlamp wiper/washer
611 Courtesy lamps for front and rear doors
744 Folding top, fabric 5010 dark blue
810 Sound package (Bose)
880 Closing system with infrared remote control
881 Central locking inside for roadster pigeonholes

The vehicle is in Madrid, Spain.

Lot details
Model Type
300 SL 24 (R129)
Located in
Body style
Cabriolet / convertible
Mileage reading
105000 mi
Registration papers
with Spanish registration
Horse Power
Cubic capacity
Matching numbers
Matching colours
Service Book/History
Valid MOT
Condition (Paint and body)
2 - Very Good: minor chips or scratches, minor conventional body and paintwork
Condition (Interior)
2 - Very Good: clean, showing minimal wear. May require replacement of minor missing or broken parts
Condition (Frame & underbody)
1 - Excellent: frame/structure is in a perfect condition, no signs of rust or damages
Condition (Mechanical)
1 - Excellent: mechanically sound, no work to be done, no leaks, no service needed
Condition (Overall)
2 - Very good condition: minimal signs of wear
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