Left Hand Drive. Registration number: 1-OBF-515 (Belgian). Chassis number: 810348 A spectacular XK140 that has had a full aluminium body hand crafted in Germany at vast expense by the late owner. IE Aluminium boot lid, bonnet, doors, & wings. At the same time the car was fitted with upgraded brakes, 5 speed Getrag gear box & a highly tuned triple carb 3.8 litre engine. This car cost a small fortune to build & has been done with the intention of creating the ultimate drivers XK for fast road use. It is finished in perfect silver paintwork to the exterior & has medium green leather & carpets to the interior. A kenlowe fan is fitted to assist in cooling duties up front. You really have to drive this car to appreciate how exhilarating it is to drive; indeed it makes standard XK's look positively pedestrian. The road holding is superb due to the fitment of over sized radial tyres which also makes for a more comfortable ride. The late owner was quite tall so it suits people who are long in the leg far better then a standard car. The car will be arriving on our stand at Technoclassica in Essen if not sold before then. Prior to the show it can be seen in Brussels by appointment. It is a fa
1954 jaguar xk140 aluminium body roadster left-hand-drive silver convertible british xk
Prestige House. 9 Globe Industrial Estate
Medmenham, RM17 6ST , Buckinghamshire
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