This XK 140 Roadster was manufactured December 21st 1954 and was sold to Jaguar dealer's Max Hoffer in NYC in January 1955.
Although little is known of this car's early years, the previous owner managed to acquire this vehicle which was in generally sound and original condition, having dismissed many other cars, choosing this rare and beautiful roadster.
Upon returning to the UK, it was decided to restore the car.
Between 2012 and 2013, more than 32.000 £ have been spent on the car.
The car is now in superb condition, painted in Silver with a Maroon leather interior, hood and tonneau cover.
UK registration, Jaguar Heritage Certificate and many invoices comes with the car.
This 1957 Jaguar XK140 DHC is an excellent original driver quality car with matching numbers. Red with tan interior. Very nice presentable paint, chrome, and interior. Mechanically very strong as well. For only $89,500.
Jaguar XK 140 SE DHC 1955, Overdrive,210 PS, C-Typ head. Matching numbers, Jaguar Heritage Certificat. Austrian historic and FIVA papers.
Older frame off restauration,since then 20.000km. One owner since 1992. Stainless steel tank and exhaust, disc brake on front
This 1956 Jaguar XK140SE Roadster is a matching numbers car and a two owner car from new. White with original red interior. It runs and drives excellent and is a very presentable driver quality example for only $89,500
Jaguar XK 140 OTS (roadster), year 1956. Colour Maroon red with a light beige leather interior. This magnificent Jaguar was extensively and professionally 'body off' restored. Of course including overhaul of the engine, gearbox and overdrive. New wiring loom and perfect chrome. This Jaguar XK 140 OTS .....
The Jaguar XK140 is the first evolution of the street myth that won Le Mans in the fifties for Jaguar, as its back plate says. The 50s in which, with a gearbox of 4 speeds with Overdrive, as in the case of this example that concerns XK140 FHC (Fixed Head Coupe) that you see in the images, high speed .....
​This 1956 Jaguar XK140 DHC is an excellent original matching numbers car in need of complete restoration. Red with black interior, this car is just out of long term ownership where it had been sitting in storage for many years. A great buy for only $56,500
TOTAL RESTORATION BY JOHN MAY BETWEEN 1996-9
3,560 MILES SINCE RESTORATION
BRITISH RACING GREEN WITH BISCUIT HIDE, BLACK HOOD
CHASSIS No. S818597BW
4-SPEED SYNCHROMESH GEARBOX WITH OVERDRIVE, WITH ALL ROUND DISC BRAKES, C-TYPE CYLINDER HEAD, WOOD-RIMMED STEERING WHEEL, SOLID MOUNTED STEERING .....