Date registered: Aug 2002
Vehicle: 350SLC, 500SLC, 300TE, 190E2.3 Sportline
Location: Sydney, Australia
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I can't speak for the UK, but here in Oz grey imports are frowned upon. Most here come from Hong Kong, the UK or South Africa. They have a reputation for rust (our climate is kind to cars), often don't comply with local design rules and emissions requirements and often are not as well optioned. Typically, they will only sell for around half the price of a similar Australian compliance car.
107.023: 350SLC, 3-speed auto, icon gold, parchment MBtex, (sold 2012 after 29 years ownership).
107.026: 500SLC, 4-speed auto, thistle green, green velour.
124.090: 300TE, 4-speed auto, arctic white, cream-beige MBtex.
201.028: 190E 2.3 Sportline, 5-speed manual, arctic white, blue leather.
201.028: 190E 2.3, 4-speed auto, blue-black, grey MBtex.
201.034: 190E 2.3-16, 5-speed manual, blue-black, black leather.