First introduced in 1989, the R129 generation Mercedes Benz SL series was a worthy replacement for its long running predecessor. Featuring a wide range of six, eight, and twelve cylinder engines and the latest mechanical and electronic innovations, the SL was an immediate success.
Gr Auto Gallery is pleased to present this stunning and highly optioned Mercedes Benz SL500 for your consideration. An immediate eye catcher, this car is finished in a super rare shade of Slate Blue that is only available with the expensive Designo package. The unique paint appears to be different shades of blue, purple, grey, and greens that changes with the lighting condition. It's really a car you need to see in person to fully appreciate. Of course the body and the condition of the paint are in excellent condition, with no dents or dings and a glossy, even coat. This car is also equipped with the rare AMG sport package that includes a subtle body kit and 18in staggered AMG wheels mounted on Michelin tires. It is and excellent combination of class and athleticism. In addition to the sport package, this cars exterior is bolstered by HID Xenon headlights, black chrome window trim, matching factory hardtop, and a dark grill. The interior of this car benefits from the Designo package with two tone leather sport seats. The purple and black leather seats are in fabulous shape with just a hint of wear and are heated and powered with a memory function. Other benefits of the package included stainless steel kick plates, birdseye maple wood trim, wood rimmed leather sports wheel, custom shift knob and special floor mats. Other standard luxury features include climate control, power windows, power disc brakes, power heated mirrors, twin airbags, Mercedes premium audio, retractable roll bar, telescoping steering wheel, and remote locking.
It's not often that cars come up for sale with extremely rare option packages, and even rarer that cars show up with multiple rare packages. You will be hard pressed to find another example with these same options. Bill Gates even had a Designo car, however his didn't even have the sport package. With low miles, excellent condition, two sets of keys, manual, matching hardtop, folding hardtop carrier, and a car cover, this car is sure to go quickly.