** REGRETFULLY WITHDRAWN **1985 Mercedes Benz 500SL

Lot: 603

Sold for (£): Unsold
Offered for sale is a 5.0L 1985 Mercedes Benz 500SL automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 5 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores 85 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

"Black is Black". An unusual, yet sound R107 5.0-litre ...


  • Presented in Black with a Black hardtop with a full Smoked Black panoramic roof
  • Interior replaced with faux Black leather and Charcoal Porsche sports front seats
  • New wings, sills, floor, inner and rear arches in the past ensure a strong shell 
  • Full book pack and comprehensive service history file backing up its 108,000 miles
  • Guided very competitively. Could be returned to original specification for a nominal outlay

Lot Details

Registration: B2 GRW RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1985 Engine size: 5.0L
Make: Mercedes Benz Odometer reading (miles): 108500
Model: 500SL MOT expiry: 2019-08-30
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: 1070462A016253

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 85 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Slight rust coming through driver's side sill / arch.


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


Perfectly ok, however, some owners will prefer to put back to standard. Soft top has split but operates ok.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Very tidy under bonnet and runs like a dream.


Gears: Drive-shaft:


Strong and robust as you would expect.

Running Gear

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


All good. Wheels recently refurbished.


Minor: Major:

Vehicle History


Thousands of pounds of receipts.

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