£70k for a 1959 Jaguar Open Top Sports car


2015-06-26 11:48:39


70k for a 1959 Jaguar Open Top Sports car

The XK150 S 3.4 will sell alongide the 'ultimate Porsche 911' in Derbyshire, in February

We've already looked at the so-called 'ultimate Porsche 911' which will sell at H&H auction's February 16-17 sale at the Pavilion Gardens in Buxton, Derbyshire, UK.

Selling alongside the 1973 Porsche 911 Carrera RS 2.7 Lightweight (M471 Sport) will be a 1959 Jaguar XK150 S 3.4 Open Top Sports model.

Supplied new to Canada and first road registered on 14th May 1959, this particular example was repatriated during 1990.

The 1959 Jaguar XK150 S 3.4 Open Top Sports model (60k-70k)

Converted from left to right-hand drive, recent work has seen it benefit from a "body-off, chassis-up" restoration.

A genuine 'S' model,with matching chassis and engine block numbers, it boasts a subtly enhanced specification.

This includes a five-speed manual gearbox, alternator conversion, an aluminium radiator-slash-Kenlowe fan, a concealed electronic ignition and uprated brakes.

The classic Jaguar will sell with an estimate of 60,000-70,000.


Image: H&H

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