Mercedes-Benz SL-Class, registered in 1995
77.5% pass rate
from 826 tests between October 2010 and September 2011
(59% better than other 1995 cars)
Pass rate by mileage
Failure rates by item
Here you can drill down into the failure rates for each item on the test. We've also compared the rates to the average results for 1995 cars and highlighted areas where the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class is unusually good or bad.
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Mercedes-Benz SL-Class R129 1989
Still looks good, even at 20 years old. Best bet the 224bhp SL320 V6 with 5 speed autobox from June 1998.