Lot 13

2017   |   Scottsdale Auctions 2017

1939 Jaguar SS 2 1/2 Litre Drophead Coupe

SOLD $165,000

Estimate

$175,000 - $200,000| Without Reserve

Chassis

46268

Engine

L1841E

Car Highlights

Offered from Single Family Ownership Since the Early 1970s

One of 273 Produced and Approximately 20 Believed to Exist

Beautifully Restored by Jeff’s Resurrections of Taylor, Texas

Multiple Award Winner and Displayed at the 2002 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance®

Accompanied by Tool Kit, Factory Records, and Restoration Photos

Technical Specs

2,667 CC OHV Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Twin SU Carburetors

102 BHP at 4,250 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Girling Mechanical Drum Brakes

Independent Front and Live-Axle Rear Suspension with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs and Friction Shock Absorbers

Saleroom Addendum

*Please note that the engine installed in this car, number L172, is the correct type, but not the original engine as stated in the catalogue.

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