You can't really go wrong with a vintage Mercedes-Benz SL. They're great-looking, satisfying to drive, and because Mercedes built so many, they're relatively affordable. This R107-generation car is painted in a lovely light blue, matched with a dark blue interior. It's . You should buy it.
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The R107 Mercedes-Benz SL was available with a variety of different engines in the United States, ranging from a base model straight-six to a range-topping V8. This 1989 560-badged model is equipped with the range topper: a 5.6-liter engine making 227 horsepower, sent to the rear wheels via a four-speed automatic transmission. Despite the 114,563-mile odometer reading, the car looks in near-perfect shape, with straight body panels, even paint, and a color-matching hardtop. The dark blue soft top folds out nicely, and looks to be in good shape. Even the engine bay looks clean.
The interior seems just as nice, with blue carpeting, wood trim, and analog gauges. The steering wheel and seats seem to have a small amount of wear, but considering the mileage, we'd say that's fine—especially for the price. The seller . Honestly, for the amount of style and quality you're getting, we'd say that's a pretty good deal. And if you take care of it correctly, you might not lose too much money when you go to sell it. Seeing as how it's painted in a color other than black, silver, or white, it's probably a bit more desirable than most other SLs of the same era. Better act fast before this one gets away.