Mercedes SLR  |  Spotted in Sandton, South Africa

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Mercedes SLR spotted in Sandton, South Africa

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    Sandton, South Africa
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    I was walking up this street and I though I saw a glimpse of an SLR so I quickly ran towards it and it actually was! It is one of only 3 in the country! The owner was just climbing into the car when I got there so I asked if I could take pictures and he said no not with me in it and then just jumped out the car for me to take a picture haha. So I just took 3 shots and let him go, nice owner though. The lighting and shadows were terrible but I hope you guys like the shot.
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Comments (14 total)
Lol yeah , and then once the 1st is sold , we can bring over 2 anf triple your money
Posted:  05/25/2014 14:18:09
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Haha that is a pretty good idea, just have to know someone in the licensing department to get it registered :D but I'm sure there would be a way to do it
Posted:  05/24/2014 09:22:17
Haha yes I do . It quite a good investment . Have a look on eBay . They go for around R3 million in the US . So , why not bring one over cause you are more likely to double you money
Posted:  05/24/2014 08:22:44
Thanks a lot Moegamat! I can't remember exactly where I heard this but someone told me one was going for around R10 million a little while back. I think it's time for an investment don't you think haha ;)
Posted:  05/22/2014 14:25:51
Wow ... Awesome spot , quite a rare car to be seen here in South Africa . How much does one of these go for here ? Out of curiously
Posted:  05/22/2014 14:08:39
agreed, but i use to never have my number plate on and was never pulled over and fined only twice in 3 years. ya ya, cops favor the rich here
Posted:  05/16/2014 10:08:12
thats ridiculous
Posted:  05/16/2014 09:45:07
Unfortunately I would say they are more likely to yes.
Posted:  05/16/2014 09:44:44
oh but if somone in a (lets say ford focus) was driving without a plate, they would get pulled over and fined but supercar owners dont?? thats unfair
Posted:  05/16/2014 09:36:02
Thanks guys!
Cops aren't that strict which rich supercar owners as Benji said most times if they get pulled over its for them to take a picture with them
Posted:  05/16/2014 09:33:30
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i dont think plates would be necessary with a car like this with only 3 in the country

awesome shot really nice owner
Posted:  05/16/2014 09:05:06
Posted:  05/16/2014 07:49:35
its not such a big thing down here to drive with no plates. just get a small fine and thats it, if anything at all, most of time cops will just take pics of the car
Posted:  05/16/2014 07:39:25
love it. why no plate?
Posted:  05/16/2014 06:58:37
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