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JUST FINISHED FROM A VERY THOROUGH RESTORATION Brand Jaguar Type XK 150 Drophead Coupe Color Blue Interior Brown Year of build 1958 Price On Request JAGUAR XK 150 DROPHEAD COUPE – Just finished from a very thorough restoration by Jaguar XK specialist – Superb color combination – Fitted with modern 5 speed gearbox – Impressive restoration pictures available In the late 1950s, Jaguar faced tremendous competition from BMW and Mercedes-Benz. BMW had introduced its 507 Roadster with a 3.2 liter V-8 engine and Mercedes-Benz unveiled its 300SL in 1955 with a 3.0 liter six-cylinder engine. These were favorites in its day, as they still are even now. This was tremendous and fierce competition to have to face off against. The question for Britain’s sports car production company was, ‘How would they respond?’ Would the company see the challenge as an opportunity, or, would it bow to the German auto makers? Jaguar did not bow and, in fact, responded with a true classic of its own. The car company already had been producing its familiar and well-loved XK-series, but, in 1957, it introduced what was, perhaps, its best evolution of the chassis, the XK150. The XK150 bore a striking resemblance to


left-hand-drive jaguar xk 150 convertible coupe 5-speed leather restored 1958 british

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