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History File – A Heritage Trust Certificate confirms that this Jaguar XK120 OTS SE (Special Equipment) 3. 4 Litre was produced at the Brown Lane factory, Coventry in England on the 9th September 1953. Chassis number: S674263 was then dispatched to the official Jaguar Distributor and Importer Max Hoffman in Michigan, USA. The car is initially registered on the other side of Lake Michigan in Wisconsin until around 1962, where it appears to have been dismantled before re-surfacing again in 1991 in a barn with just 38, 000 miles. Now owned by Mr Paul Kegel, the car is then restored by Ken’s Klassik’s near Wisconsin before being sold to Mr Pat McGarity, who worked for Ford. Following a comprehensive restoration in the early 1990’s, this ‘matching numbers’ example would go on to achieve Concourse winning status between 1994 and 2005 and indeed become well know on Americas west side. In 2008 the car is offered by the renowned Sotheby’s RM Auctions Rochester, where it would achieve $113, 300 and is believed to have been purchased by the well-known Mexican collector, Jaime Muldoon. In 2013 the car is sold by Driver’s Source in Houston, Texas to the current owner who Historically registered the car in Germany in 2013. The car is also eligible for Mille Miglia.
Exterior – Considering the restoration was completed some 30 years ago the exterior presentation is still remarkable. Yes, there are a few small time-related blemishes but, all in all, it’s still in wonderful gleaming condition, despite being an older restoration. It left the factory with black livery but during the frame-off restoration, it would emerge in the correct Jaguar Red we see today. The spats were factory omitted as they gave insufficient clearance for the chromed, two-eared Rudge-Whitworth knockoff hubs in accordance with the correct factory SE specification. The biscuit all-weather equipment is in superb condition.
Interior – Finished in biscuit - as per factory specification - and confirmed in the cars 2008 Sotheby’s sales expose, the restoration work was carried out by the renowned G. W. Bartlett in Indiana, now known as Muncie Imports & Classics. Again, considering the work was carried out almost 30 years ago, it’s still in lovely condition today and is a sumptuous place to be. The tonneau cover bares a small 3cm scar on the driver’s side which has been repaired.
Engine & Transmission – Heritage Trust have confirmed that this particular car left the Coventry factory with SE (Special Equipment) ordered up-grades: high lift camshafts; wire wheels; twin exhausts as per chassis number S674263. The straight-6 DOHC 3441cc Engine number: W9703-8S subsequently produces a healthy 180bhp which is 20bhp higher than the standard unit. During 2015 and 2016 the current owner continued to improve this great car by completely overhauling the engine: crankshaft, fly-wheel, timing chain plus much more were given attention, along with a full gearbox and clutch rebuild.
Wheels, Tyres & Brakes – The factory ordered Chromium plated wire wheels with two-eared Rudge-Whitworth knockoff hubs, which were part of the original special equipment specification, are gleaming in all 4 corners and are accompanied with Michelin 185 R16 Radial tyres.
Tester Racing and Engineering are please to offer for sale a 1952 Jaguar XK120. Works are currently ongoing, which means this would be an ideal moment to stake your claim on this beautiful car and incorporate your own wishes. Specification includes • XK120 Roadster all aluminium body • Fully adjustable suspension with ...
- 18th Mar 2021
The XK120 was presented in 1948 at the London Motor Show by Bill Lyons for its formidable ability of reaching 120mph. Once 272 alloy bodied cars were made, Jaguar met the public's growing demand by producing steel bodyshells. Of these, only very few early cars were built using a steel body with alloy engine hood, trunk ...
- 3rd Mar 2021
The car offered here, chassis number 670061, was the 61st alloy roadster built and it is one of 184 delivered with left-hand drive. It is believed to have been originally owned by roger thomas, of connecticut and it was later converted to right-hand drive. In keeping wit. It's sporting British origins, refinished in beautiful ...
- 30th Apr 2021
This beautiful example of one of the all time classic Jaguar XK120 roadsters made and was originally delivered new to Bryson’s in Melbourne, who were the factory appointed distributor for Australia. The vehicle comes with matching numbers an a certificate of authenticity from Jaguar Heritage Center. The car is still ...
- 6th May 2021
Owned for 40 years, this XK120 has had a hugely competitive career having been a class winner in the 1989 Panamericana road race through Mexico. Has numerous other wins to its credit in the USA & across Europe & the UK. An exciting project for someone with vision. Complete with parts & double deck trailer. I paid over ...
- 22nd Mar 2021
Rare Original 1954 Right Hand Drive Jaguar XK120, DHC, SE. Drop Head Coupe, Special Equipment 3.4cc Straight Six Engine, Jaguar Heritage Certificate, Matching Numbers Car, original Registration No: NRW 356, & V5 logbook. This car was the last 1 of only 292 Original RHD Jaguar XK120 DHC SE Built 10 August 1954 and left ...
- 12th Apr 2021
Designed in the late 1940’s and launched in 1948, the Jaguar XK 120 caused a sensation both in the UK and worldwide. The newly developed XK 120 engine was an immediate success in competition and created a generation of engines that would remain in production until 1992, powering both competition cars, sports cars and ...
- 11th Apr 2021
- Channel Islands
Incredible restored condition Desirable U.S. delivery left-hand drive example One of 2,484 built Matching numbers 3.4 litre engine Delivered new in Los Angeles, California Stunning color combination One of the most striking designs of the 1950's Options Include: Leather Seats Lucas Fog Lights Fender ...
- 30th Mar 2021
- United States of America
Jaguar XK120 SE DHC LHD - 1953 Matching numbers & matching colours as proven by Jaguar Heritage Certificate. Nothing can beat the Britishness of this Jaguar XK Drophead Coupé! Not: - the elegant lines (designes by Jaguar Boss William Lyons), - the original colour combination of British Racing Green with Sage Green ...
- 7th Mar 2021
For sale jaguar XK 120 coupe full restored In perfect working condition fully restored matching numbers chassis number 679862 year 1952 worldwide shipping possible You can visit if you wish.
- 5th May 2021
Price: € 139.900,- Concours condition, fully matching Jaguar XK120 Open Two-Seater with factory SE-specs: a competition engine with a higher compression ratio and twin exhaust pipes, resulting in 182hp instead of the normal 162hp. This Jaguar has been subject to a high-standard body-off restoration that has been fully ...
- 6th Apr 2021
Very nice restored Jaguar XK 120. Mille Miglia Eligible. This Jaguar XK 120 Fixed Head Coupe is originally delivered to Belgium Motor Company, Brussels, Belgium. The car has been restored in the Netherlands over a couple of years and in the final stage of restoration, the owner wanted to move on for a new project. An enormous ...
- 17th Apr 2021
Jaguar XK 120 OTS SE. This XK120 is a special equipment model featuring a 180BHP engine with twin pipe sports exhaust system and wire wheels. Original grey LHD ex USA very good unrestored example. Currently finished in metallic silver with red leather trim, fitted with NUB 120 style louvered bonnet. Recent major service ...
- 20th Apr 2021
LHD Jaguar xk120 3442cc, 6 cylinder twin SU carburators, 4 speed, spats, entirely restored few years ago, genuine car with matching numbers, Swiss documents and registration with MOT test
- 10th Apr 2021
Jaguar xk 120 ots 1954 All matching numbers Last owner since the early 60's and believed to be a 2 owner car. Comes with some history/receipts and photos from the 60's. Also a letter from the owner of over 50 years, giving the story of the car. It has a new stainles exhaust, soft top and frame, all plugs/leads ...
- 9th Apr 2021
SAME OWNER FOR OVER 30 YEARS LEFT HAND DRIVE MATCHING NUMBERS FULLY RESTORED IN THE 1990s TO CONCOURS CONDITION WITH SMALL MILEAGE SINCE PREVIOUS JAGUAR CONCOURS WINNING EXAMPLE STILL IN GREAT CONDITION THROUGHOUT
- 24th Apr 2021