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An elite Mercedes-Benz CL500 (W215) with just one owner from new and complete MB history.
Active Body Control (ABC), Electronic Stability Programme (ESP) with Acceleration Skid Control (ASR), infrared protected glass, front occupant airbags, sidebags front and rear, automatic climate control, automatic door locking, automatic Bi-Xenon headlamps, electric memory seats, heated front seats, electric memory steering wheel adjust, electric memory heated door mirrors, exit lights, headlamp wash, headlamp sensor, rain sensor, heated screen wash system, multifunction steering wheel with trip computer, parameter steering, Parktronic, pneumatic rear headrests, front passenger seat occupancy sensor with baby smart, Speedtronic cruise control. Factory options; fire extinguisher, multi-contour backrests, command control and display system, climatised front seats, Keyless-Go. Dealer options, carpet mats, Tracker system.
The technological wonderment of this stunning Mercedes-Benz CL500 is infectious throughout the car inside and out and delivers sheer amazement at just how ahead of even current times this car is. The understated yet elegant lines of this grand super-tourer in factory Brilliant Silver (code 744) simply gleams with a crisp bright shine and impeccable finish. The beautifully made trim sections, glass lights and badges are fully intact and free from scuffs and scratches. A tiny section of unbroken paint lift around the bonnet badge is barely noticeable and certainly takes nothing away from the cars prominent and commanding presence. An exterior showcasing cosseted ownership and minimal usage to truly set this example well above the normal offerings. Absolute motoring indulgence.
Luxury and opulence in abundance, a cabin space that truly overwhelms and delights! Trimmed in beautiful original Orion Grey Leather (code 268), the upholstery is perfectly preserved and commensurate with the low mileage and fastidious care the car has enjoyed. All burr walnut cappings, leather trim sections and leather topped dashboard are pristine and an air of showroom fresh appeal remains. The extensive and frankly astounding levels of equipment and specification designed to maximise the driver and passenger experience is fully operational and far in excess of the offerings most brand new cars have. One touch of the preset button will adjust the seat, headrest and steering wheel position to the driver’s optimum position to offer unrivalled comfort and enjoyment. Heated, climatised and pulse massage front seats cosset the occupants. A driving experience to satisfy your every desire and more with Mercedes-Benz build quality at its best.
ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
Fitted with Mercedes V-engine cast aluminium unit, the V8 powerplant of 4966cc displacement produces 306bhp at 5600rpm and a torque figure of 460Nm at 4250rpm. Top speed is limited at 155mph and 0-62 is dealt with in just 6.5 seconds. This sophisticated engine delivers potent yet beautifully smooth performance whilst retaining a civilised and whisper quiet manner. The 5 speed automatic transmission with Tipfunction and winter/sport settings offers seamless changes with prompt change down under keen acceleration. An incredible driving experience.
WHEELS, TYRES & BRAKES
Factory standard 17” ten spoke alloys wheels in fantastic order and free from scuffs are shod in quality matching Goodyear Efficient 225/55 R17 tyres with excellent tread remaining. The anti-lock braking system with Brake Assist (BAS) offers absolute stopping power to install complete peace of mind.
The history file of this example is nothing short of incredible. Full Mercedes-Benz Main Dealer service history and only 69,998 miles from new with just one owner, this example sets itself well above other offerings. First registered on 4th September 2000 by Mercedes-Benz Main Agent Portfield of Chichester, this example was purchased new by Mr D House who has remained the only ever keeper. An original new car sales invoice documents an eye watering purchase price of £72,523.03 including listed optional extras totalling £4,990.20. The fully stamped service booklet is supported with masses of invoices documenting every visit to Mercedes-Benz main dealer servicing as well is every single MOT certificate from new. Furthermore, Mr House had maintained a full warranty contract for his entire ownership at an incredible cost of £181.51 per month to leave in no doubt that this car has led a pampered existence and wanted for nothing. All handbooks, radio guides and dealer literature as well as an original sales brochure complete the history file for this stunning vehicle. Three keys and two Keyless-Go cards are present as well as dealer key rings and even a Mercedes Benz ballpoint pen!
To find such a cosseted vehicle with this amazing provenance is a near impossible achievement, and KGF Classic Cars are proud to offer this example to the next lucky owner to benefit from the original keepers uncompromising resolve to have the best CL500 around.
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