According to the original Mercedes Benz maintenance booklet, this example was delivered on the 18th of September 1981 to Paarl Poultry Enterprises.
It was ordered in Sun Yellow with Cream beige interior with the following optional extras:
420 – Automatic transmission floor shift
440 – Cruise Control
466 – Central locking system
585 – Behr air conditioner and electric window lifters for front doors
592 – Green heat insulating glass all round
This Mercedes Benz R107 280sl was serviced by agents Paarl Motors until the late 1990’s. It then was owned by a Constantia based client and service regularly at Aberg. The current owner bought the car six years ago with a service being completed 2000km ago at 143336km.
This Mercedes Benz 280sl is in very good condition and has recently had the following repairs:
- Engine mountings replaced
- Front subframe bushes replaced
- Brakes were overhauled
- Oil service
- Cosmetic touch ups and detailing
- Interior refurbishment (original interior was refreshed and preserved)
It comes with a factory hardtop colour coded to the body colour as well as its original maintenance booklet and owners manual. Early examples of the R 107’s with period colour schemes are becoming very collectable and this example provides spirited performance and is ready to enjoy.
This Mercedes Benz 280sl is available for viewing at the Crossley & Webb showroom in Gardens Cape Town
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