1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL (R129)

Lot: 321

Sold for (£): 11,322
Offered for sale is a 6.0L 1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL V12 automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 5 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 87 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

The famous '50p-coin' Mercedes from YouTube's 'Harry's Garage'...

  • The flagship of Mercedes-Benz's range in 1993 featuring their ultra-smooth, 389bhp, 6.0-litre V12
  • A well-known car having featured on YouTube (Harry's Garage) with over half a million views
  • During the video, Harry balanced a 50p piece on the engine whilst it was running! 
  • Accompanied by an extensive history file. Will have a fresh MOT pre-sale
  • A fuss-free, fully equipped, luxury Grand Tourer, sensibly guided with a little celebrity provenance 

Lot Details

Registration: L244 XLO RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1993 Engine size: 6.0L
Make: Mercedes-Benz Odometer reading (miles): 150718
Model: 600SL V12 MOT expiry:
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: WDB1290762F091056

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 87 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:
Trim:

Remarks

Fitted with a later SL600 boot lid with third brake light. Original hardtop.

Interior

Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:

Remarks

Very rare Mercedes OE wind deflector. 

Engine

Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:

Remarks

New cats fitted, Nov 2008.

Transmission

Gears: Drive-shaft:
Clutch:

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:

Remarks

ABC suspension changed to dry. New front brakes, new front springs, refurb'd wiper motor, new prop shaft and tracking check. May 2015, 

Electrics

Minor: Major:

Vehicle History

Remarks

Full Mercedes main dealer service record to 96,030mls (2/8/03), then MB specialist service history from then on, with numerous invoices showing this contained in the file that comes with the car. Original leather handbook and service record book wallet (unique to 600SL), 

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
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