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1953 JOWETT SPECIAL BODIED R2 1952 For Sale

This 1953 JOWETT R2 is the only one in existence, The Jupiter Mk2 was designed by Jowett in 1952 as a competitor to the TR2 but never built In 2008, respected Jowett restorer, Allan Fishburn, created a one-off Mk 2 (from the original drawings) based on a 1953 Jowett Jupiter chassis and rebuilt engine, clothed in hand-beaten aluminium panels Recently restored by TW Brotherton in Blockley. This involved stripping most of the panels replacing all internal boot and engine bay panels and full inside and out respray. Cost of work circa 12,000 The car has new instruments and brand new tailored wiring loom.The car is matching numbers, 733 UYl is a work in progress and requires some finishing - see below When complete, this superbly finished, delightful little fifties' sports car will be a work of art, Unique and important. Your opportunity to complete a chapter in Jowett's history REGISTRATION: 733 UYL RHD Right Hand Drive YEAR: 1953 ENGINE SIZE: 1.5L MAKE: Jowett ODOMETER READING (MILES): 0 MODEL: R2 NO MOT CHASSIS NUMBER: E3/5C/944R Head gasket needs replacing and braking system needs overhauling, it also needs a new petrol tank and door latches. The car is almost there and is a unique opportunity to acquire a one off.


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