Offered for sale is a 2.8L 1983 Mercedes-Benz 280 SL automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 13 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 80 / 135.
Classic Car Auctions says:
A good looking R107, 280 SL in a classic colour combination ...
From thirteen years of ownership
Matching hardtop with vehicle
Reading 103,000 miles
Starts and runs well
Needs a little tlc so sensibly guided
Right Hand Drive
Odometer reading (miles):
CCA Condition Report
80 / 135
Some rust bubbling to hard top and rust to interior hardtop brackets. Soft top good but flexible quarter windows cracked and need replacing.
Wear to handbrake boot.
Needs under bonnet detailing. Some oil consumption but within manufacturer's spec.. Starts and runs well.
Heater fan noisy.
About the CCA Condition Report
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Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history