This great looking car has had a full restoration inside and out and puts a smile on your face when driving this head turning vehicle around town .
It comes with a long list of bills and service history and we certainly recommend coming to view this in person as you will not be disappointed.
Here is a little bit of information on the Daimler and its origins:
The V8-250 is a four-door saloon which was produced by The Daimler Company Limited in the United Kingdom from 1962 to 1969. It was the first Daimler car to be based on a Jaguar platform, the first Daimler car with a unit body, and the last Daimler car to feature a Daimler engine after the company was bought from the Birmingham Small Arms Company by Jaguar Cars in 1960. The engine is the hemispherical head V8 designed by Edward Turner and first used in the Daimler SP250 sports car.
Daimler's development of the 2.5-litre saloon was initially given few resources; the first prototype was based on an old Jaguar Mark 1 uni body that had been abandoned outside one of the factory buildings after having been modified for suspension experiments. Once the concept had been proven, a new prototype based on a Mark 2 body shell was built, The Daimler V8 engine was more compact and lighter than the Jaguar XK6 engine used in the Mark 2, and weighed approximately 1 long cwt (51 kg) less. Spring and damper settings were revised accordingly to suit the altered weight distribution. The engine sump had to be redesigned to fit between the Mark 2's front suspension units and around one of its cross members, new exhaust manifolds were designed to fit in the engine bay, the water pump and cooling fan were relocated, and different air filters were used. The cylinder head fasteners were changed from studs to set bolts to allow the heads to be removed while the engine was still in the car. The radiator fan was driven through a viscous coupling unit that slipped progressively with increased engine speed, which reduced noise from the fan. The Daimler's Borg-Warner Type 35 automatic transmission was smaller and lighter than the units used on the Mark 2 and had strong engine braking in each gear range.
This V8 250 has been lovingly looked after by previuos owners and has had a huge amount of mechanical work during the yeras including a full nut and bolt engine rebuild, all backed up by a comprehensive box of invoices/paperwork.
Finance available, Fresh MOT, Part exchange welcome, Please call for an appointment we like to greet each customer personally.
VSL are proud to offer for sale this charming 1949 Daimler DB18 Barker 2.5ltr 6cyl Pre-Selector 3 Position Drop Head Coupe. Finished in Cream over Black with Brown Leather Trim and Matching Black Hood, this stunning motorcar really is a head turner, it runs superbly and the Wilson Pre-Selector Gearbox .....
2000 W Daimler Super V8 LWB
1 Owner from new with only 25700 miles and a full main dealer service history, this Daimler Super V8 is simply stunning.
Finished in Pacific Blue with Oatmeal leather, picnic tables and the original lambs wool over rugs, more walnut than you can imagine.
Original bill .....
Model: 250 V8
Colour: Old English White
I personally imported this Daimler 250 V8 from New Zealand earlier this year. It was sourced directly by myself from the owner, who had previously owned it for 10 years. In this time the car had a great deal of work done .....
Rare Daimler Mk2 V8 manual over drive, with nice Reg TYP1F would look good on F type JAGUAR, The Daimler is in need of a Restoration but is not a basket case,We can restore the Daimler if required for New Owner for more information email phone me for more information 01233 733466
This Daimler V8 250 is a special English classic from 1967.
This RHD classic Daimler has a beautiful V8 engine with a capacity of 2500 cc.
The Daimler V8 engine produces a modest 142 hp and a beautiful sound.
The 4-speed gearbox shifts smoothly.
With the original color "opalescent maroon" with a .....
A beautifully presented and looked after Daimler 250 V8 Saloon with the original 2.5 Turner designed engine with low mileage. This car comes with the desirable automatic gearbox and power steering. The vehicle comes with current MOT to march 2019, and has little use since. A car which is a real pleasure .....
First registered in October 1964 (B reg) this Daimler V8 250 was supplied by Kingscote and Stephens of Gloucester to Guest Keen and Nettlefold (GKN) presumably as a Company Car. We have applied for a Jaguar Daimler Heritage Certificate to confirm the build details of this car, but we believe the colour .....
For sale by one of my private clients in Germany is this
very well maintained Daimler 250 V8 - original UK car with full service history.
The car is registered with German plates and has MOT until 2020.
Mileage is not confirmed - interior is in good condition with its brown leather fitting perfectly .....
1966 Daimler Mk2 V8 with history file,and some repair panels, in need of Restoration look at pictures to get some ideas of work needed,the Daimler is complete, phone 01233 733466 for full description we can part or full restore for new Owner at the cost of 35 pounds per hour Labor, plus parts and materials,or .....
This beautifully presented Daimler V8250 was first registered in February 1965 and has come to us from one of our long term clients in Masham, North Yorkshire. CLJ 926C is a very impressive example having been subject of a seven year rebuild from 2001 and more recently has had a programme of work totalling .....