1999 Jaguar XJ8 (X308) Sports

Lot: 855

Sold for (£): 1,540
Offered for sale is a 3.248L 1999 Jaguar XJ8 Auto Sports automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 16 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 105 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

The last steel-bodied XJ and the first to feature a modern V8...

 

  • Smooth V8 developed from the XJ40 and X300, probably the ultimate XJ
  • Finished in Sapphire Blue with an Ivory leather interior
  • The 'Sport' offered stiffer suspension, sportier seating, and wider/larger wheels than the XJ8 
  • Just two owners from new, the current since 2002. 60,000 miles only
  • Supplied with all the dealer book packs and the stamped service book
  • The last steel-bodied XJ and the first to feature a modern V8 drivetrain. A certain classic

 

Lot Details

Registration: T813 CNP RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1999 Engine size: 3.248L
Make: Jaguar Odometer reading (miles): 60
Model: XJ8 Auto Sports MOT expiry: 2018-12-07
Warranted: No Chassis number: SAJJJALG3CH873681

CCA Condition Report

Overall: 105 / 135

Exterior

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Remarks

The Sport offered stiffer suspension, sportier seating and interior colour combinations, and wider/larger wheels than the XJ8. The windscreen and rear window surrounds were painted matt black, as were the rain gutters and window frames. The radiator grille has metallic grey vertical slats. Rather than a chrome radiator grille surround, the Sport uses a body-coloured surround. Rear badging reads "XJ Sport".

Interior

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Vehicle History

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