1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SL
Convertible Car for sale by Daniel Schmitt and Co. in Saint Louis, Missouri 63074
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Classic Car Overview
Only 35,117 actual miles!
Single family ownership until 2018
Numbers matching 5.6 liter V8 engine and automatic transmission
Extensive $11,000 engine out major service completed by marque specialists less than 500 miles ago in the spring of 2018!
Stunning factory correct color combination
Over $65,000 when new; the equivalent of over $141,000 today!
Includes original dark blue folding soft top and factory removable hardtop
Incredible documentation includes original books, original purchase forms, original odometer disclosure statement, original sales person’s business card, data card information, service invoices dating back to 1991 (including the recent $11,500 service), tool kit, emergency warning triangle and more!
Performs like new
The perfect low mileage example to drive and enjoy!
A dream for the Mercedes-Benz collector or enthusiast
Climate control air conditioning
Leather seats with folding driver’s armrest
Power 4-wheel disc brakes
Sun visors with illuminated vanity mirrors (left and right)
Heat insulated glass
15” light alloy wheels
AM/FM Bluetooth stereo with AUX and USB connectivity with power antenna
The stunning 1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SL Roadster featured here is finished in the factory color combination of Astral Silver Metallic over an unrestored Royal Blue leather interior with matching Dark Blue folding convertible top and Astral Silver removable factory hardtop. This particular example was sold new in September 1988 through Continental Motors to a family who took exceptional care of the Mercedes-Benz until 2018! Today the 560SL presents in largely original condition while a mere 35,117 miles are present on the odometer; a number which is confirmed actual by the accompanying CarFax report. In the spring of 2018 the marque specialists at Classic Motor Car Service in Connecticut performed an extensive engine out service including an engine reseal, cooling system service with water pump, timing chain and tensioner replacement, major tune-up, brake service and more. The accompanying service invoice is in excess of $11,500 which was invested by the son of the vehicles original owner. With documented low mileage and a recent major service completed this stunning 560SL Roadster, from the penultimate year of 107 model production, is now ready to be driven and enjoyed by its next collector or enthusiast owner. Classic cars have proven to be among the most resilient and rewarding investments in recent years with the Historic Automobile Group Index (HAGI) jumping 39% in 2013, 16% in 2014 and 17% in 2015 while posting gains of 467% over the last 10 years. Ready to make an investment you can actually enjoy? Please contact one of our expert sales consultants at (314) 291-7000 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. They will be happy to give you a complete walk-around, supply you with a more detailed description, and answer any questions you may have. Buy with confidence.
Trades welcome! Financing available. Visit www.schmitt.com to view our full inventory.
Vehicle History Report
Classic Car ID101237557
Transmission4 Speed Automatic
Custom ColorAstral Silver Metallic
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