Mercedes-Benz SL SL Pagoda 2.8 Auto

ONLY 500 MILES SINCE ITS RESTORATION, FANTASTIC HISTORY FILE, A TRUE COLLECTORS EXAMPLE, Multi award-winning prestige car dealership John Holland is delighted to offer the opportunity to acquire a true collector's Mercedes 280 SL. The Mercedes 280 SL was introduced in 1968 and was nicknamed the Pagoda (or Padode ) which comes from the typical roofline of the hardtop, Lower in the middle and higher at the edges. This outstanding example is Presented in Brilliant Silver metallic complimented with Red Hide Leather upholstery, Red carpets, Black Mohair Soft Top, Brilliant Silver Hard Top, 2.8 Litre six-cylinder fuel injected Engine, 4 Speed Automatic Transmission, Power Assisted Steering, a period 'Becker' Radio, White Steering Wheel and its original Steel Wheels with full-face Wheel Trims in Silver making this vehicle undoubtedly one of the finest Pagodas for sale in the UK today. In 2009 this stunning Pagoda underwent a no expense spared nut and bolt full restoration programme which took over 1120 Man hours and costing over £61,000 to complete. The restoration on this car consisted of a body restoration and mechanical overhaul and all Chrome-work is either new or has been re-chromed, The Seats are original and were re-backed using horse hair bases, new foam placed under the door card leathers and all reupholstered by Trimwork Surrey, New Carpets by Kevin O?Keefe Trimmers which have the weave-cross pattern like it would have been 40 years ago, the wood trim has been replaced, The Paintwork and bodywork is simply exceptional and it has the small fillets on the front wings adjacent to the headlamps - very important for the purist! This car also has a great History file containing lots of invoices from previous owners, MOT certificates back to 1989, Copies of Logbooks, Old Tax Discs, A full documented restoration with photos. To enquire on this vehicle outside of our business hours please call Rob or James on 07973676959. Do you have a similar vehicle to sell, if so please call our premium car buyer Tony on 01142 565540 or out of hours 07770 587175.

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Registered 1969
Previous Owners N/A
Fuel Consumption N/A
Tax Band N/A
Tax Cost N/A
Colour Silver
Interior Trim Red
Exterior Colour silver
Doors N/A
Fuel Type Petrol
Bodystyle Cabriolet
Mileage 500 miles
Engine Size 2.8 l
Transmission Automatic
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