PLEASE NOTE THAT THE CAR IS CURRENTLY CONSIGNED TO BE SOLD AT THE MECUM MONTEREY AUCTION IN AUGUST.
ORIGINAL CALIFORNIA FAMILY OWNED SINCE NEW 1988 MERCEDES 560SL WITH 12K ORIGINAL MILES IN ORIGINAL FACTORY TRIPLE BLACK COLOR COMBINATION
West Coast Classics are proud to present an absolutely exceptional example of this original southern California family owned since new 1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SL roadster purchased new at 'South Bay Autohaus' of Torrance, CA with all original dealers owners manuals, window sticker, maintenance booklet, and tools etc in its highly desirable and striking rare original factory 'Triple Black' color combination with factory 'Black' (color code 40) paint with a gorgeous 'Black' (trim code 271) leather interior, its original and never used original 'Black' German (code 271) folding canvas soft top, factory alloy wheels, matching factory hard top and only 12K original and actual miles! Quite simply, if you want to own one of the best examples of an ultra low mileage 560SL anywhere, you've found it here!
The car's factory options include: 5.6 liter OHC V8 engine, automatic transmission with torque converter, supplemental restraint system, anti-theft alarm system with radio theft deterrent, power assisted steering, cruise control, tinted glass, electric window lifts, electrically heated rear window on hard top, fully independent suspension, power assisted four wheel disc brakes, anti-lock braking system, light alloy wheels, limited slip differential, leather upholstery, adjustable bucket seats and head restraints, front center folding arm rest, leather covered steering wheel and gear selector, 'Becker' radio/cassette with automatic antenna, Aerodynamic Halogen Head & Fog lamps and air conditioning with automatic climate control and central locking.
Always garaged and covered with no accidents and a clean CARFAX report with the original factory 'Black' color paint still virtually flawless and with an absolutely beautiful condition 'Black' leather interior with virtually no signs of any wear and with the original leather dashboard and the walnut wood veneer interior still like new (obviously always garaged from the sun and elements!) The car has its original Black 'German canvas' soft top which is still in as new condition and was never used and the car has its original and also factory matching hard top with stand. The car boasts all its original owners manuals, service booklets and tools. The car drives exactly like such a well maintained and serviced and fully documented Mercedes with only 12K original miles should and must be seen and driven to be truly appreciated! All the options are working as they should including the A/C.
Without a doubt, this is one of the finest classically beautiful roadster designs built by Mercedes-Benz, probably the last classically beautiful convertible series they built and now becoming more desirable and collectible than ever before - certainly you will look long and hard to find a finer head-turning example with only 12K original miles of this penultimate year model in this most striking and desirable of color combinations available anywhere else!