Mercedes-Benz SL-Class for Sale in Kenya - Reviews, Specs, Features, and How to Import

How much does the SL-Class cost? The Mercedes-Benz SL-Class price in Kenya varies from one model to the other.

Its base trim, SL 450, has a starting price of Ksh 10M while the top model, SL 550 can go for over Ksh. 13M.

The price can rise to over Ksh 22M if you opt for the sport models with some extra features and high performance. 

The Mercedes-Benz SL-Class for sale in Kenya is a grand tourer sport vehicle that went on sale in 1954.

It is a two-seater SUV that offers tremendous performance thanks to its V6 and V8 engine options available in its trims. 

Its base trim has a 3.0-L twin-turbo V6 engine that generates 362hp and  369lb. ft of torque. 

The SL 550 has a 4.7-L V8 engine that produces 449hp and 516 lb. ft. These engines have rear-wheel drive and a nine-speed automatic transmission.

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+ Up to 20% cheaper than buying from a yard.

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+ Genuine, low mileage car (as low as 5,000 kms).

+ Choose from a huge variety of cars for sale in Japan.

+ Easy to get a car that matches all your requirements.

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+ Pay in instalments clearing when the car arrives in Kenya.

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– Importing Your Car is Over 20% Cheaper Compared
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Demerits of Importing
– You have to wait for your new car to be shipped



A Classic Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Model

This model competes closely with BMW 8 Series and Porsche 911. SL is cheaper than the two models and has more cargo space than the Porsche 911.

Mercedes-Benz SL-Class for sale in Nairobi, Mombasa, and other towns has a high-quality interior with standard leather upholstery. 

It has a comfortable seat with enough legroom and headspace.Here are more details about the SL-Class for sale in Kenya.

Key Benefits of Mercedes-Benz SL-Class

  • Potent  engine
  • High-quality finish
  • Tremendous performance
  • Electronic driving aid
  • Cushioned ride
  • Snappy acceleration
  • Large truck

Demerits of the SL-Class

  • Costly
  • Poor fuel efficiency

Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Price in Kenya - Nairobi, Mombasa, and Kisumu

We have simplified your work and researched the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Price in Mombasa.

  • 2015 Model: Ksh.12.1M
  • 2016 Model: Ksh.12.8M
  • 2017 Model: Ksh.14.3M
  • 2018 Model: Ksh.18.5M
  • 2019 Model: Ksh.19.2M
  • 2020 Model: Ksh.21.6M
  • 2021 Model: Ksh. 22.5M

The trims you choose for the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class for sale in Mombasa will determine the price you pay. 

Year, mileage, and profit margin, and yard maintenance cost also cause a price variation. 

Instead of buying a Mercedes-Benz SL-Class for sale in Nairobi, you should consider importing from Japan and other markets through 

We are a reliable company that has existed for the last 20 years. We help people import models such as Nissan March, Suzuki Jimny, Subaru XV and Audi Q5.

You can expect to get a car in better condition and mileage than the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class in JiJi Kenya. We inspect the car’s condition before leaving Japan. 

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Mercedes-Benz SL Review

SL model comes with a luxurious interior offering enough comfort for the two passengers on board. There is enough legroom and a roomy armrest cubby.

You don’t have to worry about keeping your items since the lockable box placed behind the passenger’s seat is spacious enough.

If you want to store large items, then the 350 L boot is at your disposal, allowing you to store three large suitcases.

SL model has a high-tech Merc’s MBUX infotainment system that contains an 8-inch screen. There is Apple CarPlay, two USB ports and android auto.

Other features include a Wi-Fi hotspot to help you keep in touch with the world. 

You won’t have boring rides thanks to a 12-speaker Bang & Olufsen surround-sound audio system.

The model has impressive drive-assist features that include a forward corrosion warning, blind-spot monitoring, and automatic emergency braking.

The safety features are a rearview camera, a sensor detector that automatically tightens the safety belt in case of an impending collision and driver drowsiness monitoring.

Mercedes-Benz SL-Class (R231)

By 2013, the German automakers started manufacturing SL-Class( R231) after the discontinuation of R230. 

It has an engine option of a 4.7-L twin-turbo V8 engine that produces 429hp. It has four trims that include SL400 with a 3.0-L twin-turbocharged V6 engine and 362bhp. 

SL 550 is the second trim with a 5.5-L V8 engine that produces 383hp and is driven by a 5-speed transmission. 

Another high-performing variant is SL63 AMG and has a 5.5-L twin-turbo V8 engine and 577hp.  It has a seven-speed automatic transmission. 

The highest variant is called SL65 AMG with the 6.0-L twin-turbo V12 engine and 612hp. Its production started in 2013 -2018.

R231 comes with nice drive assist features that include active park assist, backup camera, direct-steer electromechanical steering and a blind spot assist.

Mercedes-Benz SL-Class for Sale in Kenya -
Black Mercedes-Benz SL-Class with Nice Exterior Design

Mercedes-Benz SL-Class (R232)

The launching of R232 is expected in 2022, but the company has not yet announced the exact date. 

Though we have no information about engine capacity, we know that the car is an AWD, AMG model. 

We expect the interior of this model to be fantastic, with the roof having a soft fabric material. 

This model will no longer be a 2-seater but will come with a standard  2+2 seating configuration.

Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Common Asked Questions

If you’re not satisfied with the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class price in Nairobi, you can import with us at FAQs left by past buyers here.

1.Should I Buy a Second Hand SL-Class?

A well-maintained used Mercedes-Benz SL-Class for sale in Kenya by owners can be a good option. 

Unfortunately, the model has encountered rough conditions, so you have no guarantee about its condition. The best option is to import a new one.

2.What’s the Meaning of SL?

SL comes from the German word Sport-Leich which means Sport Light.

3.Should I Buy SL?

Yes, the car is worth buying thanks to its powerful V6/V8 engine, spacious interior and good handling.

4.Is SL Reliable?

In the class of SUVs, they rank in the middle; this has average reliability.

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