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Mercedes-Benz G500 Classic G-Wagon 2001 (51) Black
DEPOSIT TAKEN - 07/05/2016
Just arrived (6/05/2016) - 'Another' very rare limited edition UK RHD LWB G500 Classic - G-Wagon!
The Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon - short for Geländewagen 'cross country vehicle' was manufactured by Magna Steyr (formerly Steyr-Daimler-Puch) in Austria and sold by Mercedes-Benz. Construction of the new cross-country vehicle which was assembled almost entirely by hand commenced in Graz, Austria in 1975.
It was initially developed as a military vehicle, but the Shah of Iran who was at the time a significant Mercedes shareholder, suggested to Mercedes that it should be to offered as a civilian version and in 1979 production of a civilian G-Wagon commenced. The G-wagon is characterised by its boxy styling and body-on-chassis construction and uses three fully locking differentials, one of the few vehicles to have such a feature. It is still in production today and is one of the longest produced Mercedes-Benz in Daimler's history.
This car is one of the very last RHD "G 500 Classic" special editions produced by Mercedes Benz to mark the model's 20th anniversary.
Supplied new by Mercedes G-Wagon sole concessionaire's Caversham Garage and first registered on 05/10/2001 this example is finished in Obsidian Black with a full Black leather interior, Black carpets, Electric Windows and Sun Roof, Electric & Heated front seats with adjustable Lumber Support, Driver & Passenger Air Bags, remote 'pre-heater', Multi-function Steering Wheel, Climate Control/Air Conditioning, Mercedes Stereo/10 stack CD Player, Chrome Side Steps, Chrome 'nudge' bars front & rear, rare rear 'folding; seats, 5.0 Litre V8 300bhp Engine, Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Cruise Control, rear parking sensors, tow bar, Mercedes Chrome spare wheel cover and 18" Alloy Wheels.
The car has had 4 previous owners from new with the last since 2011 and it has now covered 77,000 miles with a full Mercedes Benz and specialist service history. It has just been MOT'd and Serviced by Mercedes specialist Klasse in Fulham, London SW6 and is presented in overall excellent condition.
The car is Congestion Charge Free (£10pa registration fee) due the car having been manufactured by Mercedes with the additional rear seats making it a 9 seater car and thus exempt from the charge.
On display at our showrooms in Mortlake.
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