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OMG I'm in love! Can anyone identify the interior veneer in this early W116? Nicer than Walnut and more contemporary than Zebrano... Pity there's no timber trimmings in the center console or back seat and strange that these bigger images were pretty quick to upload.






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I like the red interior too. Would look great with black paintwork.
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Or Anthracite metallic! I bid on a "barn find" 6.3 in that colour combo at a shannons auction, missed out.
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I have to agree - I love that red upholstery but, more importantly, the condition it is in. The timber work - applicable to earlier 116 models. It is shaped differently and I daresay that it is genuine, hard timber. I did have a set a few years ago, but sold it to, I think, Oscar who used to be a keen contributor.

Anthracite Grey - smashingly stunning colour. Even the interior in that colour is beautiful - a little understated when compared with the red in these pictures. Whichever, highly desirable. Regards Styria
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I have to agree, red is beautiful 😊
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I have to agree - I love that red upholstery but, more importantly, the condition it is in. The timber work - applicable to earlier 116 models. It is shaped differently and I daresay that it is genuine, hard timber. I did have a set a few years ago, but sold it to, I think, Oscar who used to be a keen contributor.

Anthracite Grey - smashingly stunning colour. Even the interior in that colour is beautiful - a little understated when compared with the red in these pictures. Whichever, highly desirable. Regards Styria
You mean it wasn't a veneer? I'd love to have a full (late) set in this design. In fact due to the 6.9 lacking much interior grandeur to set it well above the other models in the 116 range and especially compared to the 6.3 and 600, it'd be desirable to have wood trim on all the doors, C pillars and even the back of the front seats...
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