Camo Style: 1991 Mercedes-Benz 500SL

If you’ve got an older car where the paint is starting to fade or the clearcoat is starting to peel, you’ve got a few options. You could ignore it, or slap some vinyl over it, plasti-dip it, or pay top dollar for new paint…OR you can get a “famous” artist to slap some paint all over it and call it an art car. PROFIT!! Find this 1991 Mercedes-Benz 500SL offered for $8999 in Highland Park, CA via craigslist. Tip from Rock On!

From the seller:

1991 mercedes 500sl
condition: good
cylinders: 8 cylinders
fuel: gas
odometer: 131000
paint color: white
title status: clean
transmission: automatic
type: convertible
Meet Babs, the 1991 500SL Hard Top Convertible that turns heads and makes everyone smile.

Clean Benz, V8 super fast and fun to drive – ultimate RAD Vehicle.

Just got new belts and driver seat upholstery, AC blows COLD, seat warmers heat HOT.

131k miles, comes with hard top holder

Painted and Signed by local artist Ethan Lipsitz (www.ethanlipsitz.com) who has painted Porsches, Ducatis and over 8 other vehicles + work in museums, hotels and private residences across the US.

These cars are becoming more collectible every year. No low ballers or tire kickers.

Known issues:

  • finicky passenger seat belt & seat adjustment
  • fog light out
  • doors lock from inside & trunk

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