Brabus SL500 - 2004

Brabus SL500 - 2004

This is an extremely rare Mercedes R230 Brabus SL500 2004. Finished in Obsidian Black with Magnolia Leather at a very high specification with everything you’d need. The car was brought new by the first owner and then shipped to Brabus, Germany at considerable cost to have the following fitted;

  • Brabus front bumper with foglight and high beams
  • Brabus illuminated side skirts
  • Brabus rear bumper
  • Brabus 20” Monoblock VI multi-piece wheels (9.0 x 20” front with 255/30 R20, 10.5 x 20” rear with 305/25 R20)
  • Brabus ABC suspension lowering module
  • Brabus sport exhaust
  • Brabus illuminated entrance sills
  • Brabus sport steering wheel and interior logos
  • Brabus emblems and badges
  • Brabus mats


The SL runs a standard 5 litre V8 and in the previous owners ownership it has been a “whatever it needs it gets” attitude. Its was a weekend car and the owner was a thorough Mercedes enthusiast.


In 2013 the owner spent a considerable amount of money doing the following using only genuine Mercedes Benz parts at “PCS” Mercedes specialists in Horndean.

  • New throttle pedal assembly
  • New parking brake shoes
  • New door seals
  • New boot/screen seal
  • New main battery
  • New rear lower suspension arms
  • New rear brake hoses
  • New both front lower ball joints
  • New O/S/F - ABC strut
  • New rocker cover gaskets
  • New Renntech lowering module
  • New rear suspension level sensor
  • Fitted a “Smart Top” roof module to allow the car roof to be lowered/raised whilst sat near or walking up to it with the keyfob
  • 2012 navigation disk
  • SL55 rear lamps
  • The lower front valance has had paint protection film applied to stop stone chips
  • 4 ply breathable car cover
  • Black grill


The car also received a full paint/interior correction detail with all 4 alloys being refurbished with bright chrome powder coated finish on the edges with black centres complete with 4 continental tyres in excellent condition.