1981 Mercedes 500 SL R107 For Sale £7,950 ono (approx. €8,936 or $12,959) Mercedes 500SL complete with matching private registration number for sale in Maidenhead, Berkshire For 60+ high resolution photographs of this car please visit: Pictures by dj_efk - PhotobucketMercedes%20500%20SL/ This stunning R107 model SL was restored within the last 4 years with a bare metal respray in dark metallic blue with a matching high quality dark blue hood being fitted at the same time as well as the alloy wheels being fully refurbished. It has been meticulously maintained and loved by its previous owners over the past 25 years and has always been garaged. The car is lovely underneath while the body and paintwork are super straight and absolutely stunning with a deep shine. The doors, boot and bonnet close effortlessly as they should. The brightwork and trim are in great condition. Inside, the beautiful deep grey seats with luxurious deep pile carpets compliment the lovely burr walnut trim perfectly, This car comes complete with the desirable matching rear seat option with full seat belts. In addition a comprehensive modern CD stereo system has been fitted which also has USB and line in inputs for connecting an ipod or MP3, plus an electric aerial. The car has just been serviced using high quality consumables & fluids and as it has a MOT until Feb 2012(passed with no advisories) and road tax until November, it could easily and confidently be used for all year round motoring or to take to shows and enjoy on those special sunny dry days. It drives effortlessly with excellent oil pressure and loads of torque and power from its all-alloy fuel-injected V8 with 0-60 in a very respectable 7.4 seconds. With the very expensive, tasteful stainless steel exhaust system it sounds amazing and makes you feel very special indeed when you take it for a spin! If you are after a high quality example of the top of the range SL that you can use and enjoy, then this car absolutely must be viewed and I'm sure that the first serious buyer to view it will buy it. UPDATE: This car has now just had a fully re-conditioned gearbox fitted at a cost of £1600! A warranty on this comes with the car.