This 1997 Mercedes-Benz SL600 was originally sold by Mercedes-Benz of Orlando in November 1996 with an original MSRP of $135,055 and has remained in Florida since new with two owners noted. The car is finished in Imperial Red (582) over two-tone Exclusive Mushroom (565) leather with a Black soft top and paint-matched Panoramic hardtop. Power is provided by a 6.0-liter V12 paired with a five-speed automatic transmission. Optional equipment includes Multi-contour seats, the Panoramic Hardtop, and the SL1 Sport package. Standard features include xenon headlamps, heated seats, automatic climate control, and more. Service records from previous owners are included in the sale and the most recent services within 2023 include a complete top hydraulic rebuild, new valve cover gaskets, and a spark plug service. This SL600 shows 21k miles and is now offered by the selling dealer with the original owner's manuals, window sticker,one key fob, removable wind deflector, hardtop stand, a clean Carfax report, and a clean Florida title.
The car is finished in Imperial Red (582) and touts the SL1-Sport Package option consisting of AMG-sculpted ground effects and Aero II Monoblock wheels. An optional paint-matched Panoramic Hardtop is shown on the window sticker and included in the sale. Additional features include a power retractable black soft top, fog lights, xenon headlights, ribbed tail lights, and fender air vents showing Sport badging. The convertible top mechanism functions as intended and the soft top rear window is free from yellowing or cracks. The hardtop glass and headliner are in excellent shape and the sunshades are operational. The seller reports all paint to be original.
OEM Staggered 18” AMG Monoblock II Wheels are mounted as part of the SL1-Sport Package. The wheels measure 18x8” up front and 18x9” in the rear with tire sizes noted as 245/40 and 275/35 respectively. Michelin Pilot Super Sport Tires are mounted showing 2012 date codes. The self-leveling-suspension with adaptive damping reportedly performs without issue and the car sits level in the photos.
The cabin is finished in Exclusive Mushroom (565) two-tone leather with matching carpets and a contrasting stitched dashboard and steering wheel. Features include heated power-adjustable Multi-Contour seats, a deployable roll bar, automatic climate control, cruise control, a factory head unit, trunk mounted CD changer, heated rear hardtop window, and a Bose sound system. Burl wood veneer accents the center console, steering wheel, and doors and shows well with no cracks or fading. An OEM windscreen is attached to the rollbar and detailed photos can be seen in the gallery.
The four-spoke leather-wrapped steering wheel fronts a 160-mph speedometer, 7k-rpm tachometer, an analog clock, and gauges for coolant temperature, oil pressure, fuel economy, and fuel level. The six-digit odometer shows 21k original miles with approximately 300 added by the selling dealer.
The 6.0-liter M120 V12 was factory rated at 389 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque. Power is sent to the rear wheels via a 5-Speed automatic transmission. Service records from previous owners are included in the sale and the most recent services within 2023 include a complete top hydraulic rebuild, new valve cover gaskets, and a spark plug service. Additional photographs of the underside are shown in the gallery below.
The Carfax report lists linear mileage updates, two owners, and a clean history since new. This SL600 shows 21k miles and is now offered by the selling dealer with the original owner's manuals, window sticker,one key fob, removable wind deflector, hardtop stand, a clean Carfax report, and a clean Florida title.
The seller has included the following videos.
The winning bidder will receive an email with the quote and option to proceed with shipping.
Get the best of The MB Market directly in your inbox every day. Subscribe for a curated list of our top market listings and articles!