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1991 Mercedes-Benz 560-Class
2 Dr 560SEC Coupe
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$13,375
2 listings nationwide

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2020 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
SL 450 RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$101,462
1 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1991 Mercedes-Benz 560-Class
2 Dr 560SEC Coupe

Powerful, stylish, roomy, and surprisingly quiet for a car its size, the 1990 Mercedes-Benz 560-Class, which consisted of the 560SEL Sedan and the 560SEC Coupe, sported the automaker's...

2020 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
SL 450 RWD
Cherise Threewitt Preview:

The Mercedes-Benz SL-Class is a smooth, spacious, and sporty roadster with a long history. The current generation, which dates back to 2013, was refreshed in 2017 and carries over larg...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

1991 Mercedes-Benz 560-Class
2 Dr 560SEC Coupe
writes:
BMW 750li I love it is a good car for me like the experience of the car beutifull thx
10
writes:
I have owned both. Hands down I preferred the Mercedes. Much more dependable
Cargo Capacity Ranked 1991 BMW 7 Series worse.
"Trunk was larger"
Family Car Ranked 1991 BMW 7 Series worse.
"560 was larger and more comfortable "
205
1991 Mercedes-Benz 560-Class 2 Dr 560SEC CoupeReview:

This Car Will Definitely Go Up In Value Someday! — Last of the well built ones. This Mercedes really speaks of quality. It can go 0-60 in 6.9 seconds. ...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

2020 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
SL 450 RWD
writes:
Back Seats Ranked 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class E 450 Cabriolet RWD better.
" E-Class has 4 seats SL 450 only has 2 seats"
Value Ranked 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class E 450 Cabriolet RWD worse.
"Only depends what you are looking for, a family or just 2 people"

Specs

1991 Mercedes-Benz 560-Class
2 Dr 560SEC Coupe
2020 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
SL 450 RWD
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic 9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
12 MPG
20 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
16 MPG
28 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 23 gal 19.8 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
238 hp @ 4,800 RPM
362 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
287 lb-ft @ 3,500 RPM
369 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
--
10.5:1
Displacement
5,600 cc
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
3.46 in x 3.23 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
CD Changer -- Standard
Cassette Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 2 seats
Front Legroom 41.9 in 53.6 in
Back Legroom 30.6 in --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 8.5 cu ft
Exterior
Length 199.2 in 182.3 in
Width 72 in 82.6 in
Height 55 in 51.2 in
Wheelbase 112.2 in 101.8 in

Available Options

1991 Mercedes-Benz 560-Class
2 Dr 560SEC Coupe
2020 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
SL 450 RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Brilliant Blue Metallic
  • DESIGNO Cardinal Red Metallic
  • DESIGNO Diamond White Metallic
  • Designo Selenite Grey Magno
  • Dolomite Brown Metallic
  • Graphite Grey Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Polar White
  • Selenite Grey Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Premium Sound System
  • Soft Close Doors
  • Silver Seat Belts
  • AMG Carbon Fiber Trim
  • Designo Black Piano Lacquer Trim
  • Designo Champagne White Lacquer Trim
  • Designo Classic Red Leather Package
  • Red Seat Belts
  • Wood/Leather Steering Wheel
  • AMG Sport Steering Wheel In Leather/DINAMICA
  • Active Body Control (ABC)
  • DESIGNO Deep White/Black Leather Package
  • DESIGNO Light Brown/Black Leather Package
  • DESIGNO Platinum White/Black Leather Package
  • DESIGNO Sand/Black Leather Package
  • DESIGNO Sienna Brown/Black Leather Package
  • DESIGNO Titanium Grey Pearl/Black Leather Package
  • DESIGNO Tuscany Beige Pearl/Black Leather Package
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Premium Package
  • Designo Bamboo Trim
  • Bengal Red/Black, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Ginger Beige/Espresso, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Porcelain/Black, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Porcelain/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Saddle Brown/Black, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Bengal Red/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Ginger Beige/Espresso, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Saddle Brown/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Magic Sky Control
  • Wheels: 19" AMG Multi-Spoke Alloy

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