1968 Jaguar 420 G

Lot: 263

Sold for (£): Unsold
Offered for sale is a 4.2L 1968 Jaguar 420 G automatic that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 72 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Top of the range Jaguar limousine recently repatriated... 

  • Supremely elegant in Black with Cream leather and an absolutely classic dashboard
  • Restored some years ago in SA by Jaguar specialist Graham Austin
  • Recently professionally recommissioned in the UK and fully UK-registered
  • Many new and restored components with supporting invoices in the history file
  • Rare, factory fitted, A/C. Jaguar Heritage Certificate.
  • Epitomises the period Jaguar slogan "Grace, space and pace"


MOT is only valid until 27th April 2017.

Lot Details

Registration: FMA 453F RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1968 Engine size: 4.2L
Make: Jaguar Odometer reading (miles): 41383
Model: 420 G MOT expiry: 2017-04-27
Warranted: No Chassis number: G1D55591BW

CCA Condition Report

Overall: 72 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


New and re-commissioned parts include:

  • spark plugs & leads
  • rebuild kits for all carburetors
  • fuel & water pump
  • viscous fan hub
  • starter motor
  • radiator re-core
  • ignition coil


Gears: Drive-shaft:


New automatic fluid and filter

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


New and re-commissioned parts include:

  • steering column bushes
  • track-rod ends, front anti-roll bar bushes, front sub-frame mounts, rear trailing arm bushes
  • rear suspension mounts and vee mounts
  • rimbellishers
  • tryes with alignment



Minor: Major:

Vehicle History


Comes with a Jaguar Heritage Certificate and receipts for work done.

It is belived the car was first registered in the UK before being exported to Zambia and then South Africa.

Showing 41,383 miles but this mileage is not verified.

About the CCA Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history