Lot 37

2012   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2012

1953 Jaguar C-Type

SOLD $3,725,000

Estimate

$4,000,000 - $5,500,000

Chassis

XKC-050

Engine

E1049/8 (Rebuilt on Engine Stand) Engine No. W6162-8S (Installed) Body No. K-1050

Car Highlights

The Last Production C-Type

Matching-Numbers Example

Two-Time Irish Tourist Trophy Participant

Podium Finishes at Several Period Irish Events

Single Ownership for Nearly 30 Years

Restoration and Race Preparation by Premier Specialists

A Successful and Well-Campaigned Historic Race Car

Technical Specs

3,442 CC DOHC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Triple Weber 40MM Carburetors

225 BHP at 5,250 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Lockheed Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Independent-Wishbone and Torsion-Bar Front Suspension

Solid Rear Axle with Transverse Torsion Bar Springs

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