This very early car was the 5th of only 73 roadsters built in RHD and is fitted with the pre-production boot handle that distinguishes the first 8 XK140s produced.
Finished in the unusual factory colour combination of British Racing Green with Grey leather it was originally sold by Henleys of London before finding its way to Performance Cars in around 1956/1957 who returned the car to Jaguar for uprating to Special Equipment specification with C-Type head, 2 inch sandcast carburettors and body coloured wire wheels.
In August 1957 the car was entered the car into 27th BARC Members Meeting at Goodwood where it was driven by Bunny Munns and as such is believed to be the only XK140 roadster to compete at this famous venue.
The car subsequently had only 5 owners, one of which was for over 30 years. The car was subject to a total professional restoration in 1996 and has covered very few miles since. It is currently undergoing a full program of JD Classics race / rally preparation to full FIA specification. When complete it will be eligible for the most prestigious historic events including the Mille Miglia. Please contact us for further details.
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
Jaguar XK140 OTS, 1954, chassis n. S S810464, engine n. G17458, Italian registration and ASI golden plate.
Very nice example of XK140, it’s a car in genuine even if not pristine standing, as it has been fully restored almost twenty years ago. Firstly delivered on the U.S. market, the car is in very .....