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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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