1958 Jaguar 3.4-litre Saloon (Mk 1)

Lot: TBA

Estimate (£): 25,000 - 30,000
(+buyer’s premium of 13.2% including VAT @ 20%)
Offered for sale is a 3.4L 1958 Jaguar 3.4-litre Saloon manual that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 101 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Rare manual O/D gearbox Mk1 with sensible upgrades... 

  • Recently imported from New Zealand by our vendor. Heritage Certificate confirms much originality
  • The bodyshell presents well and appears structurally sound with good panel fit and door closure
  • Recently upgraded with Mk 2 front suspension, 72-spoke silver wires and a set of Blockley radials
  • Repainted in its original Pearl Grey (in NZ). Front seats retrimmed in red leather. New carpets
  • New battery, reconditioned fuel pump, reconditioned rear calipers and handbrake pads. Full service

  • UK V5C, import documents, NOVA details, good recent history, ownership/mileage records from 1964

Lot Details

Registration: 694 XVF RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1958 Engine size: 3.4L
Make: Jaguar Odometer reading (miles): 120000
Model: 3.4-litre Saloon MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: S973183DN

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 101 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:
Trim:

Remarks

The car was repainted recently in NZ and presents well but not Concours. A thoroughly sorted and usable original classic.

Interior

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

Remarks

Front seats recovered and carpets replaced. Rest of the interior is in good original condition

Engine

Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:

Remarks

Engine runs well and appears oil tight. Capable of long distance touring without concerns.

Transmission

Gears: Drive-shaft:
Clutch:

Remarks

Trouble free in use and quiet. Overdrive works smoothly. Synchromesh is weak on 2nd gear.

Running Gear

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

Remarks

Car benefits from a Mk 2 front sub-frame giving more responsive steering. Rear brakes have been recently overhauled. Recently fitted with 72-spoke wire wheels and new Blockley radials

Electrics

Minor: Major:

Remarks

Everything works as it should except the clock. Has not been rewired. Has an alternator conversion, converted to negative earth

Vehicle History

Remarks

Early service paperwork limited. Comprehensive list of all owners/mileages from 1964. Recent work well documented

About the 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