Hard to believe but this is actually not an Alfa: the body by Pininfarina came from a Alfa Romeo 2500 Berlina but the seller says that, as the photos show, this body fits perfectly on the Jaguar frame. The seller says indeed that during 1949 & 1950 Jaguar experimented with a number of body designs… Read More The not-Alfa: 1950 Jaguar MK-VII by Pininfarina
This E-Type Open Two Seater is a series 1.5, (chassis 1E-15625) so it’s basically a series one with few, minor changes. The seller says that it’s a former U.S. car which is in Europe since 1990. The clear attempt of the former owner was to build a tribute to the factory Lightwight cars which ran… Read More Lightweight attempt: 1967 Jaguar E-Type O.T.S. 4.2
This 1956 XK 140 is usually called “Roadster” in U.S. but the official acronym O.T.S. means “Open Two Seater”. The seller says that this car had a restoration some years ago; however the impression is that after that restoration this car has been driven few since. The seller says that he must part with it… Read More Nice price: 1956 Jaguar XK140 O.T.S.
The late 1st series XKE FHC (Fixed Head Coupé) is the most desirable version of the E-Type breed. It features the splendid lines of 1961 but with a bigger 4200 c.c. engine, a proper gearbox (instead of the hopless 3.8 gearbox), alternator and some other little improvements which makes this car a great sports tourer.… Read More Two colors cat: 1966 Jaguar E-Type 4.2 FHC
This XK120 could be a “barn find” icon. Fairly preserved, not abused, black plate: what else could you ask? The seller says that it is fitted with its original 3.4 litre 6-inline engine, and that the chassis is “very dry”. Really, “dry” is the first word that comes to mind seeing the whole car. No… Read More Very dry: 1955 Jaguar XK120 Drophead Coupè
This 3.8 Jaguar E-Type Roadster (originally called Open Two Seater) is stuck in the middle of a total restoration: much body work has been performed but the end of this work is way far to be reached. The car has also a rare hardtop, which is an expensive aftermarket item to buy. Watching the floors… Read More In the middle: 1964 Jaguar E-Type Roadster