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AutoHunter Spotlight: 1992 Mercedes-Benz 500E

Custom-tuned by Azzurre Motoring

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Featured on AutoHunter, the online auction platform driven by ClassicCars.com, is a 1992 Mercedes-Benz 500E.

“This modified 1992 Mercedes-Benz 500E is a limited-production European-market sport sedan that was developed jointly with Porsche and later custom-tuned by Azzurre Motoring in Japan,” AutoHunter notes in the listing. “Power is sent to the ground through 19-inch Carlsson wheels on low-profile tires.” 

The exterior was taken down to the bare metal and repainted Deep Blue Metallic. It has a shaved hood ornament and trunk lock, a solid roof, and blacked-out badging.

This Mercedes features gray Louis Vuitton suede and black leather front bucket seats with a matching rear bench seat. It has a stainless-steel AMG-branded door sills, aluminum pedals, a Raid Porsche steering wheel, and marble-finish trim.

Mercedes-Benz, AutoHunter Spotlight: 1992 Mercedes-Benz 500E, ClassicCars.com Journal

Under the hood of this this W124 500E is a rebuilt 5.0-liter M119 V8 with a factory-rated 322 bhp and 354 foot-pounds of torque when new. The engine bay has a rebuilt engine harness and strut bar for increased rigidity. It’s been upgraded with a cat-back exhaust system that retains the factory catalytic converters. The engine is paired with a rebuilt four-speed 722 automatic transmission.

The sale includes a clear Florida title, service records, three keys, books, and manuals.

This Mercedes’ auction ends on May 9, 2022, at 12:20 p.m. (PDT).

Visit the AutoHunter listing for more information and photo gallery.

David P. Castro
David P. Castro
David P. Castro is one of our lead writers. The Santa Rosa, California native is an experienced automotive and motorsports writer with a passion for American muscle cars. He is a credentialed automotive, NASCAR, and IndyCar reporter that graduated from the University of Nevada-Reno. A devoted F1 and NASCAR fan, he currently resides in Phoenix, Arizona with his wife, son, Siberian Husky, Mini Cooper, and 1977 Chevrolet C10.

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