1993 Mercedes-Benz 500E, 5.0L V8, Built by Porsche, Carlsson 19s, Alpine Sound
- Condition: Used
- Make: Mercedes-Benz
- Model: E-Class
- SubModel: 500E
- Type: Sedan
- Trim: 500E
- Year: 1993
- Mileage: 132,000
- VIN: WDBEA36E7PB969492
- Color: Arctic White
- Engine size: 5.0L V8
- Number of cylinders: 8
- Power options: Air Conditioning, Cruise Control, Power Locks, Power Windows, Power Seats
- Fuel: Gasoline
- Transmission: Automatic
- Drive type: RWD
- Interior color: Gray Leather
- Safety options: Driver Airbag
- Options: Sunroof, Leather Seats, CD Player
- Vehicle Title: Clear Want to buy? Contact seller!
1993 Mercedes-Benz E-Class 500E1993 Mercedes-Benz 500E, .0L V8, orsche Suspension, br>Carlsson 19s, lpine Sound, unroof, eated Recaro Seats
1 of 498 for '93...Super Rare Ultra Maintained
MB Classic Super Sedan!! Jointly developed with Porsche, he car was a luxurious sporty sedan that is nearly unanimously regarded to be one of the last cars built by Mercedes with no thought for development expenses in mind. Generously fitted with numerous standard accessories and a 5.0 l v8 engine with 4-valve cylinder heads capable of a raw output of 326 hp, he entirely hand-built 500E is close to a work of art. And how wouldn't it be with the plenty of parts sourced from the 500sl roadster, uch as the performance 4-piston caliper brake discs. Furthermore, he car was saturated with extra-components with buyers having had few options available for further customization, uch as a CD changer and a phone.
The theory was simple: stuff the Mercedes 500sl's wheels, rakes, ransmission, nd 322-hp v-8 into the w124 e-class. The build process was less simple. The 500e's flared-fender body shell was assembled at Porsche's Zuffenhausen facility and then shipped to the Mercedes plant in Sindelfingen for painting. After that, t was sent back to Porsche for final assembly. There were only 498 units built in 1993 and a total 1,505 units built for the entire line (1992-1994). This rare example has only 133,000 miles and 2 senior owners! From what I can tell the car is a two owner vehicle despite what the Carfax. The other owners only owned it a short period of time and then flipped the car to new owners. The original owner Mr. Robert Minerich is a prominent cattle baron and land owner out of Richmond, Y. From what I can gather there is also a Robert Minerich Jr who lives in Fallbrook/Yucaipa, A who is his Son. He most likely gave the car to his son around 40k miles which is when it went out to California. The son kept it till around 2004 when it was sold at auction, dealer acquired it, nd shortly thereafter sold it at 96k mi to Mrs. Aurora Taylor, little old lady in Whittier/Ontario, A area. Her and her husband owned it from 2004 to 2014 selling it with 131k only putting about 30k miles on it. The car was well maintained by a small local shop but she didn't keep any of the receipts. I had a 30 min conversation with her about the car. She also said radiator and water pump were done shortly before she passed the car along as well as the full wiring harness, lternator, nd belts which I have the receipts for. This car had an original MSRP of over $80,000 in 1993, o don't miss your chance to own it for a fraction of what has been invested..
The following is a list of options as this 500E is currently equipped:- Base MSRP $79,200
- 5.0L 322hp 8-Cyl.
- 4 Speed Automatic Transmission
- 4 Wheel Disc Brakes (Same Size as SL500)
- Porsche Designed Suspension w/ Hydraulic Leveling
- 19" Carlsson Alloys w/ Almost New Radials
- Auto Climate Control
- Cruise Control
- Gray Recaro Leather Interior
- Alpine Audio System
- Power sunroof
- Power Seats
- Telescoping Steering
- Power windows
- Power Locks
- Power Antenna
The car is finished in beautiful Arctic White. The body on the car is laser straight, and does not have even a single door ding. This Benz has always been garage kept and pampered its entire life and really shows. The car has never been hit, as no accident history, nd still retains all original body panels as evidenced by matching VIN stickers on every panel.
The car is riding on 19" Carlsson (built by OZ) alloy wheels, specifically designed for the 500E. These wheels are an excellent compliment to the aggressive fenders found only in this model. The finish is in nice shape with only a few minor blemishes. They are wrapped in almost new sport radials and look great.
The beautiful gray leather interior and is all original and looks like new. Dash, oor panels, carpet and seats are in like new condition. The dash and almost all of the wood panels are crack free and look like new. Complete set of tools, ack, nd key are also included. Everything works in the car.. lights, auges, adio, eats, indows, ocks, a/c blows ice cold, tc. The car will also include all of its original books, uick reference guides, nd service history. It also has the original full size spare and tire which has never even touched the pavement.
Mechanically, his Benz is in perfect condition and runs and drives great. The car starts up idles perfect and doesn't smoke or leak. The car has a very strong automatic transmission that shifts perfect. The motor puts out 326hp and is plenty to move this nimble E Class around. The car has just been serviced by an authorized Mercedes Benz technician. This car is very clean under the hood and really shows how its previous owner took excellent care of it. Recent work includes new engine wiring harness, ass airflow sensor, hrottle body, rake pads/ sensors, lternator, belts and hoses.
This car is ready to go! The car is in excellent condition inside and out. The exterior of this 500E is stunning in Arctic White with Light Grey interior and is definitely one of the most desired color combination for the E-Class Mercedes. This is a super rare car and will make an excellent driver or collectors item, nd with these super low miles..you cant go wrong! This car is also CARFAX certified! Car just recently passed CA smog.If you have any additional questions please call Jon at 480-703-2337. The car is located in beautiful sunny Scottsdale, Z. Please email or call with any questions and I welcome international bidders! I can also help with shipping quotes and arrangements. We ship cars all over the world! We have been your source of excellent Arizona vehicles on Ebay for over 11 years and has obtained the distinction of an Ebay Top Platinum Rated Seller by keeping 100% POSITIVE feedback with my buyers. Please check my ratings and BID WITH CONFIDENCE!!
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