Beginning in the s, the split between US and Euro market vehicles of foreign manufacturers became more pronounced, leading some US customers to import more and more non-US market vehicles. Oftentimes these imports would be more powerful, have features unavailable on US models or, in an era of changing safety rules, have slimmer, lighter bumpers. Before the SL arrived on the scene for the model year, the holy grail of forbidden SL fruit was the SL, with the horsepower V8. This was considerably more than the horsepower offered from the 3. This R European model was never available in the U. Only 71k original miles! Super clean inside and out! Factory Euro bumpers and headlights! Matching hard and soft tops! Always garaged and covered! This is one car you do not come across very often. The convertible runs and drives absolutely incredible! This SL must be seen and driven to appreciate it! This car truly runs and drives like a dream. The light beige leather interior is also extremely clean and well kept for the age of the vehicle. This is a non-smoker vehicle. This Mercedes is ready for a weekend cruise or a day at the car show. We have priced this European SL extremely well based on year, mileage and rarity. This stunning Euro SL is waiting in our showroom for you. Enter your email address: We re-post public classified advertisements. As a practice we rehost images and ad copy to preserve the listing for future reference. If you would like additional attribution for your work, or wish to remove your listing from our site, we are happy to accommodate. Please note we do not represent these vehicles and our opinion on these cars has no guarantee or warranty. We are not responsible for these items in any way. Estimates on price and values expressed in our posts are solely the opinion of the writers. Thank you for your understanding. The features on this classic include: Email Us for Details. Your email will not be sold or spammed, we promise!
History Chassis home parts directory tune-up cars for sale contact us If you need a part we don't show on the site, give us a call we probably have it. The W models eclipsed the earlier W and W models they replaced as the most successful selling Mercedes-Benz cars to date, selling approximately 2. M odel Designation Model names are descriptive of engine size, type of engine and chassis type: The overall dimensions and wheelbase were lengthened and styling was updated to a less angular more contemporary look. The new look included round head lights with inboard fog lamps in all models except the and E which had large rectangular headlights. Later the European models were all changed to the rectangular headlights. North American models retained the round complement. The W engines were carried over to the new models, with the 3 liter 5-cylinder diesel model being renamed from "D 3. The models were given a new cc inline-six Type M, a short-stroke version of the 2. In the spring of , a coupe version of the W was introduced on a shorter wheelbase than the saloon 2, mm The new models proved to be the most popular series to date. Demand for the W was so great, back orders and waiting lists of over a year were common and used cars sold at a premium over the new car list price. A long wheel base chassis 3, mm Outside manufactures such as Binz or Miesen produced a variety of models on these long chassis. The long Lang versions could be ordered as D, D and models. The turbo charged 5 cylinder engine was introduced in September in the TD Turbo diesel wagon. The turbocharged 5-cylinder 3 liter diesel engine Type OM was offered with automatic transmission only...
Here is the chance to own THE NEXT COLLECTABLE SL ROADSTER – THE HOLY GRAIL of R Line – European Spec SL!!! What makes this SL differ. Mercedes-Benz SL Convertible. This R European model was never available in the U.S. Only a small few made it over and now. The Mercedes-Benz W is a series of S-Class automobiles manufactured by Mercedes-Benz . In , Mercedes-Benz issued a facelift for the series cars; revised bumpers, body side protection . Available only on European models from until the model year , when it was introduced on SEL and SEC. Mercedes-Benz W saloon (Euro-spec) Mercedes-Benz introduced the W four-door versions on 29 January W production ended in January, with 63 final T-models rolling out. SEE ALL NEW MERCEDES-BENZ SL VEHICLES FOR SALE ADDITIONAL MODEL INFORMATION an automotive idiot savant to growing up with this major catalyst: a Euro-spec SL that's been in my family since new.
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