Lot 35

2022   |   Amelia Island Auction

1955 Jaguar XK140 SE Drophead Coupe

SOLD $159,600

Estimate

$120,000 - $150,000| Without Reserve

Chassis

S817559DN

Engine

G3144-8S

Car Highlights

Retains Its Original Engine per Factory Records

Believed to Have Been in Long-Term, Original Ownership from 1956 to 2009

Sympathetic Cosmetic Restoration by Experts at JD Classics

Accompanied by Restoration Receipts and JDHT Certificate

A Superb Example of the Lovely and Capable XK140 Drophead Coupe

Technical Specs

3,442 CC DOHC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Twin SU Carburetors

210 BHP at 5,500 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox with Overdrive

Front Disc, Rear Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Front Independent Suspension with Torsion Bars

Rear Live Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

Saleroom Addendum

Please note that this vehicle is a rare XK140 SE model, not a standard XK140 as stated in the published catalogue. Please also note that this vehicle is desirably equipped with front disc brakes and a C-Type cylinder head.

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Hans Wurl