1955 Jaguar XK140 Fixed Head Coupé

Lot: TBA

Estimate (£): 40,000 - 45,000
(+buyer’s premium of 13.2% including VAT @ 20%)
Offered for sale is a 3.4L 1955 Jaguar XK140 manual that has been with the current owner for the last 23 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 100 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

An elegant RHD, 3.4-litre Coupé from longterm ownership...

 

  • A very desirable early production car (No. 90) dating from 15th April 1955
  • First registered in the UK in November 1960, after returning from Malaysia
  • From 23-years Father and Daughter ownership and patently well cared for
  • Subject of an older restoration whilst retaining many original features (drum brakes)
  • Fitted with a replacement wiring loom, electronic ignition and a Kenlowe fan
  • The bodywork appears excellent and the Indigo Blue paintwork retains a deep shine
  • Very smart Dove Grey interior, well restored and maintained. Good veneers and steering wheel

 

Lot Details

Registration: 7715 PP RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1955 Engine size: 3.4L
Make: Jaguar Odometer reading (miles): 83358
Model: XK140 MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: 804090

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 100 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:
Trim:

Remarks

Bodywork is very good. The dark blue paintwork is excellent

Interior

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

Remarks

Very smart Dove Grey interior, well restored and maintained.

Engine

Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:

Remarks

Has been driven - everything working well.

Transmission

Gears: Drive-shaft:
Clutch:

Running Gear

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

Electrics

Minor: Major:

Remarks

Previousy had a new wiring loom, electric ignition, bigger Kenlowe fan.

Vehicle History

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