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Mercedes-Benz SLK Roadster 230K 2d Tip Auto (00) (2001/X)

Mercedes-Benz SLK Roadster 230K 2d Tip Auto (00) (2001/X) - Owner Review

Ideal for trips to the beach with wife and dog.

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Review submitted by
Chris Penn on

Mercedes-Benz SLK Roadster (96-04)


5 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
I like old bangers.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Amazing for the money.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes - maybe a late model.

What are you likely to buy next?
May go back to a Jaguar - love the F-TYPE.

Buying experience

5 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Didn't buy from a dealer

Did you buy this car new?

What price did you pay?

When did you buy the car?
August 2015

Did you get a good deal and why?

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
As a bit of fun old banger.

What was the dealer like?

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
A good cruiser - reasonably comfortable on motorways even with the roof down. Auto gearbox works well and the car can accelerate quickly if needed, but more suited to cruising - especially as the chinese tyres are made of cheese :-).

What's it like to park?

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Needed a new throttle pedal as the sensor was failing.

What's most practical about your car?
Ideal for trips to the beach with wife and dog.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Electric roof.

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