The Mercedes Benz 560SL was the last in the long line of R107 Mercedes convertibles, and represented over 17 years of refinement since the R107 chassis debuted in 1971. The 1988 model you see here is the second to last year of production for the 560SL, and is one extremely well built automobile. This was the time when Mercedes automobiles were built not to a price point, but to an unbending quality standard. You can feel the quality in all the switchgear, and in the sound and feel of the door or trunk shutting. This classic Mercedes features an exceptionally smooth running, fuel injected, 5.6L SOHC V-8 making 227HP and 287LB. FT. of torque. Power is handled through a fluid drive 4 speed automatic transmission that shifts from gear to gear with a silky smoothness. The ride is very well damped, and there is not a squeak or rattle to be heard. Braking is smooth and easy thanks to power assisted disc brakes at all four corners. Everything about this car is quality, and reminds you what made the Mercedes name so revered in the automotive world. This garage kept example has excellent Pearl Grey paint that shows very little wear. Panel gaps are excellent, as is the quality of the chrome trim. The car wears an excellent black cloth manual convertible top, however the steel hard top is included with the sale. The silver painted alloy road wheels are in excellent condition, and are wrapped in Pirelli P6000 rubber. On the inside, the interior is at once stately and luxurious. The real wood trim mixed with the gorgeous tan leather and deep wool carpeting give an air of sophistication and classic old world luxury. All the power options are there as you would expect, along with automatic climate control, cruise control, lighted sun visors, leather seats, and an upgraded AM/FM/CD stereo with Bluetooth connectivity and functional power antenna. The factory radio is included with the sale, along with the original owners manual and warranty booklets. A drivers side airbag is factory fitted, a real rarity for 1988! This beautiful, original, unmolested, garage queen Mercedes needs nothing other than a new home! Stop into our showroom today or email Brian@Burnyzz.com to put this bank vault on wheels in your garage today!
FEES & TAX INFORMATION - We are a licensed dealer in the State of Florida and adhere to all state and federal laws and regulations concerning the sale of a used vehicle. All applicable taxes and fees will be charged accordingly as required by the State of Florida. A fee of $495.00 will be charged to process the vehicle.