2003 Jaguar Mk 2 3.8 MANUAL / OVERDRIVESports Saloon - Time Warp Condition Throughout - 57 Years Old - Gorgeous!
FOR SALE: £38,995 - 1963 Jaguar MK2 3.8L (Twin Over Head Cam XK 6cyl) Manual With Overdrive, Sports Saloon. MOT 06/10/2021 No Advisory Information, recent service carried out.We Here At The Malton Motor Company Are Extremely Proud & Honoured To Be Able To Offer This Remarkable & Elegant Motor Car For Sale Today.A Genuinely Great Classic Car Purchase Opportunity For The Discerning Investor & Jaguar Enthusiast In The UK Today. This Car Is Truly Outstanding And A fantastic Example Of A British Motoring Icon. A Very Useable Classic Car Ideal For Shows, Classic Road Runs etc.This Car Underwent A Massive Restoration Between The Years Of 1999-2002, This Jaguar Is Still A First Class Example Today Which Is A Real Testament To The Company Who Carried Out The Work Back Then (Flying Cat Engineering, Hertfordshire) & Of Course To Its Very Loving Former Keepers Who Have All Looked After This Motor Car Regardless Of Cost.The completion of the full & entire rebuild of this car was in 2002. The work carried out was as follows:- Body fully stripped & shot blasted, all welding carried out as required & replacement panels fitted, engine fully overhauled, gearbox & rear axle were overhauled too, steering & suspension were rebuilt. All chrome-work was replated or replaced, interior upholstery was re-trimmed in soft sumptuous real blue leather, new quality tailored carpets & headliner fitted, new sunshine roof. Electronic ignition & kenlowe cooling fan fitted. Coachwork re-painted in the very desirable metallic blue base coat & lacquer. A Jaguar heritage certificate comes with the car, this proves the car is a 3.8 and the date of manufacture was 1963. The gearbox originally was a Moss Box, this has been replaced for the later Jaguar synchromesh box. The car has always been garaged & has covered very little mileage over the years really since the restoration, however this Jaguar did confidently embark on a continental trip straight after the restoration was complete & apparently performed faultlessly.After a short run out in this extremely beautiful Jaguar Mk2 3.8 we soon established it is everything and more than we could have ever hoped to expect. The car drives & sounds really wonderful, the monocoque construction as apposed to body on chassis made these cars handle better overall. The XK 3.8 engine was always the most desirable & particularly quick in its day with a top speed of 120mph & acceleration to match. The drive is faultless in every way. Even after changing fashions & designs in the car industry over the years this is still an extraordinary beautiful car. At 57 years old she can still effortlessly make you smile & propel you down the road in comfort & at a brisk turn of speed. The ride is smooth without issue & has the ability to iron out all of the bumps as Jaguars always do. The XK 3.8 engine in this car is tuned well & performs as expected offering very good oil pressure, efficient cooling & a very quiet, smooth & steady idle. Everything works as it should. There is no doubt this car still oozes its famous & unique combination of classy looks, roguish charms and sensational curves. A real head turner!The cars coachwork & bright work truly gleams & would make a great impression for sure at any historic rally or classic car show. This Jaguar comes complete with a very large & extremely interesting history file which includes photographs during & after its comprehensive & detailed restoration. The history file also contains a massive amount of receipts, bills & documentation relating to its renovation & comprehensive maintenance over the years. There are also clear & condensed previous sales documents, written restoration accounts stating all work carried out, upgrades, past ownership with dates & mileages. The car also boasts an original full & complete tool kit, original workshop manual, full set of keys, spare chrome spoked wheel in the boot, jack & leather wheel mallet. This iconic and historic British car is one to definitely wrap in cotton wool, cherish & love. We are looking only to sell this car to the very best of homes. Collectors, enthusiasts, owners club members or simply classic car investors please don't hesitate to register your interest with us swiftly, we will be very happy to go through the full account of this cars history file and of course arrange for you to view this incredible Jaguar.The specification includes: Stainless steel exhaust system, disc brakes all round, front & rear quarter light windows, real polished walnut veneers throughout, full leather upholstery, adjustable steering column, glove box, rear armrest, door armrests, chrome ashtrays & interior trims, rear ventilation, door pockets, radio, x3 radio speakers, front & rear safety belts, map lights & interior reading lights, rear parcelshelf, heater, cigar lighter, front fog lights.Please Note: All viewing of cars due to the present Covid-19 situation and regulations must be limited to only one person at a t
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