Lot 149

1988 Mercedes-Benz 420 SL


€28,600 EUR | Sold

Germany | Karlskron, Germany



Chassis No.
Polish Registration
  • Midnight Blue over red leather
  • One of just 2,148 examples produced between 1985 and 1989
  • 215 hp, 4.2-liter V-8 engine; four-speed automatic transmission
  • Produced for the Spanish market in March 1988; exported to Japan in August 1988 and later modified by AMG Japan
  • Under 40,000 km (~24,850 mi) indicated at time of cataloging; retained by same family until 2020
  • Specified with heated front seats, cruise control, limited-slip differential, rear seats and M+S tires
  • Modified by AMG Japan with AMG instrument cluster, exclusive Momo steering wheel and hub boss, painted Penta wheels, sports exhaust by Sebring, and complete “Gen II” aero kit
  • Benefits from the addition of an electrohydraulic soft top
  • Over $8,800 USD of work commissioned by consignor and completed late 2020, including installation of new suspension with complete set of Bilstein sport shocks
  • Accompanied by manuals, spare set of wheels, tool roll, matching hard top, Japanese export documents, and recent invoices