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Is the R129 Mercedes SL starting to look better with age, or is my eyesight just getting worse? Perhaps both are true.


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Nope, it isn’t your eyesight.

The R129 is one of the most timeless designs that Mercedes has ever produced. I’ll take a later model silver on gray SL600 with the panoramic hardtop.