SOLD: Rapido 996M, 2.1L Auto, Mercedes, One Owner, RWD, 20000 Miles, FSH, Gaslo System

2011 Rapido 996M based on the much desired Mercedes 2.1 Litre Automatic.                  

One Owner from New, showing a mere 20,000 miles with FSH. along with owners pack, manuals, literature, receipts all neatly in a leather red case ( The Chancellor perhaps!! ). 

These vehicles are fast becoming rare, as Rapido has, we believe, stopped building on the Mercedes Chassis, which is the much favoured and more expensive base vehicle option.



2.1 Litre Automatic with leather cab front captain chairs on swivel bases, electric windows and mirrors, power assisted steering, drivers and passengers airbags, cruise control, multi-position rear view camera system, including nearside blind spot, along with forward view camera helping with continental driving/overtaking. Built in front and side cab blinds, electric sun visors, Pioneer entertainment stereo/cd player etc. Cobra alarm system and onboard fitted Phantom tracker (requires registration by new owner) completes its security.


Rear transverse bed over garage, forward onto washroom with separate shower and wardrobe,  privacy sliding door. Central kitchen area leading onto front lounge with drop down double bed over.


4 berth, rear fixed variable height double bed, drop down fixed double bed over the cab.

Seat belts

4 forward 3 point belts in total 


A good sized transverse double fixed bed over the garage, electronically height adjustable to accommodate larger items in the garage. A good sized washroom with a separator shower cubicle, along with a wardrobe, several overhead lockers also providing useful storage, which can all be enclosed/hidden/private via a sliding door panel.


Beautifully appointed, cassette toilet with swivel base, corner washbowl with low level cabinet storage and upper vanity mirror, opposing higher level corner storage cabinet, window with nets/blinds, skylight, central heating radiator, 12 volt spot lighting, lockable sliding door. Opposite show cubicle with central vent, 12 volt spot lighting.


A nicely appointed kitchen with a one and a half bowl sink, 3 burner hob unit, a reasonable amount of work surface, with a good amount of high and low level storage such as cupboards, draw sets, pull-out, and hidden bin storage etc. A tall 3 - way fridge with separate freezer stands opposite with a high level oven and grill above. The kitchen also has a window and extractor fan sitting above the hob and work surface.


A sumptuous A - Class lounge area boasting leather settees and incorporating the drivers and passengers leather captain seats giving fantastic 180 degree panoramic views when sited in the many idyllic destinations this superb recreational vehicle can effortlessly be driven too.

The lounge also has a multi-position table for varied dinning options, along with a concealed pull downTV station. Large overhead Heki roof light along with two opposing windows, including cab windows allow a fantastic amount of natural light, “oh did I remember too mention the views” An array of overhead lockers and some underseat storage options.


Heating: Alde wet central heating throughout the van, along with a boost hot blown air system, also providing hot water to both kitchen and washroom facilities.


230 volt mains electric hook-up, 2 x12 volt auxiliary leisure batteries and zig charger unit


Large onboard fresh and waste tanks


All double glazed units with nets and blinds ( except cab )


Large garage, external wet lockers, wardrobe, cupboards, draws, high level lockers, etc.


An array of extras complete this superb package such as: 

Gaslo - 2 large approx 13 KG refillable gas cylinders with adaptors for the continent, allowing you to refill from an array of fuel stations thus taking out the hassle of changing bottles and paying expensive hire charges, and good savings on the cost per refill opposed to the standard method of bottle exchange.

Awning, Tow bar, Multi-position camera system, including nearside front, blindspot forward view. Solar panel with 2x leisure batteries, Sat TV system, rear corner steadies, Cobra alarm and vehicle tracker complete the vehicles security.


 A nice low mileage one owner example, loaded with extras, fast becoming increasingly rare and difficult to find. Viewing essential.

£54,995 with sensible offers and part exchange carefully considered.



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