2001 Mercedes-Benz SL320 (R129) Designo Almandine

Lot: 740

Sold for (£): 15,540
Offered for sale is a 3.2L 2001 Mercedes-Benz SL320 automatic. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 108 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

1 of only 50 Designo Almandine Edition cars in right-hand drive


  • Special edition SL320 produced for one year only (April 2001-April 2002)
  • Only 200 righthand drive cars were produced (50 in Almondine, 50 in Alanite and 100 Silver Arrows)
  • Massive spec; Split-rim 18″ 6-spoke alloys, bespoke leather interior, engine-turned aluminium binnacle
  • This fabulous example has only covered 49,000 miles with one former registered keeper
  • Comprehensive service history including its original stamped service book
  • MOT until April 2020 issued with no advisories

Lot Details

Registration: Y106 CKE RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 2001 Engine size: 3.2L
Make: Mercedes-Benz Odometer reading (miles): 49117
Model: SL320 MOT expiry: 2020-04-05
Warranted: No Chassis number: WDB1290642F203818

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 108 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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Vehicle History


UK supplied new. Comprehensive service history. 

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