Lot 36

2011   |   Amelia Island Auction 2011

1949 Jaguar XK120 Alloy Super Sport

SOLD $385,000

Estimate

$375,000 - $550,000

Chassis

670005

Engine

W 1011-8 BODY NO. 1007

Car Highlights

Matching-Numbers Example Throughout

Multiple Award-Winning 100-Point Restoration

Recipient of the Prestigious XK60 Diamond Award for Excellence

JCNA Slalom Record Holder for 1949-1961 XK120, 140 and 150

One of the Most Significant XKs in Existence

The Only XK120 Originally Finished in Blue Sheen

Used by Max Hoffman for Promotional Purposes

1949 Watkins Glen Grand Prix Parade Car

Technical Specs

3,442 CC DOHC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Twin SU H6 Carburetors

160 BHP at 5,000 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Independent Front Suspension Rear

Semi-Elliptical Spring Suspension

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