1998 Mercedes-Benz 320 SL

Lot: 259

Sold for (£): 8,250
Offered for sale is a 3.2L 1998 Mercedes-Benz 320 SL automatic that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores 94 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A superbly presented (R129) SL 320 in gleaming Obsidian Black...

  • Reading 79,000 miles with a full service history
  • Sold new by Mercedes-Benz Woking on 14th March 1998 for £58,690
  • Memory front seats, steering column, and door mirrors. Wood and leather steering wheel 
  • Been in heated storage for a number of years
  • Freshly detailed. Front bumper and bonnet professionally painted. Exterior now superb
  • Recent work(Oct 2015) includes replacement of front suspension top mounts, new front anti roll bar & bushes
  • 1,400 miles since the last service. New spark plugs, engine & gearbox oil, new battery, four new Michelins


Lot Details

Registration: R387 KGO RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1998 Engine size: 3.2L
Make: Mercedes-Benz Odometer reading (miles): 79000
Model: 320 SL MOT expiry: 2017-09-07
Warranted: No Chassis number: WDB1290632F163273

CCA Condition Report

Overall: 94 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


A stunning Mercedes Benz SL320 in superb condition.


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


The interior is of equal quality to the exterior.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Excellent condition with full MB or specialist provider service history.


Gears: Drive-shaft:


Smooth auto box.

Running Gear

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


Recent work includes replacement of front suspension top mounts, new front anti roll bar & bushes, engine service including new spark plugs, engine & gearbox oil, new battery & 4x top quality Michelin tyres.


Minor: Major:


The electric roof mechanism has just been serviced & works impeccably.

Vehicle History


Complete MB dealer & specialist service history, with all stamps present and correct.

Service A: May 1999 at 9851miles with Greenoaks Mercedes Slough
Service B: August 2000 at 19990 miles Greenoaks Mercedes Slough
Service A February 2002 at 31320 miles Greenoaks Mercedes Slough
Service B July 2003 at 43528 miles Mercedes Benz Walton on Thames
Service A August 2005 at 56458 miles Morrisons Motors, Mercedes Specialists, Turriff, Scotland
Service B March 2006 at 65485 miles Bararia Mercedes Service Aberdeen, Scotland
Service A October 2015 at 77600 miles Prestige Car Service, Hampshire.

About the CCA 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