1983 Mercedes-Benz 280 SL 2 door

Lot: 661

Estimate (£): 20,000 - 25,000
(+buyer’s premium of 13.2% including VAT @ 20%)
Offered for sale is a 2.7L 1983 Mercedes-Benz 280 SL 2 dr automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 3 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores 82 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

The revered and enduring R107 SL. The definitive 1980s drop-top....

  • Superb low mileage and low ownership SL, having been with our vendor for around three years
  • A new acquisition has left our vendor needing space in his small collection
  • Original UK right-hand drive with hardtop and a superb comprehensive history during its lifetime of minimal usage
  • Recently serviced by Mercedes, it will come with a fresh MOT prior to sale

Lot Details

Registration: RNH 256Y RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1983 Engine size: 2.7L
Make: Mercedes-Benz Odometer reading (miles): 63075
Model: 280 SL 2 dr MOT expiry: 2020-07-01
Warranted: No Chassis number: WDB10704222015603

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 82 / 135

Exterior

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Paint: Chrome:
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Engine

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Transmission

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Electrics

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Vehicle 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