XK120 Drop Head Coupe 1953


Jaguar XK 120 Drop Head Coupe Automatic 1953, Old English White with red leather interior and black mohair soft top. Original UK supplied right hand drive car with matching numbers. Wire wheels with spinners. This wonderful car is an older restoration in superb condition throughout. It is had many upgrades as the owners have undertaken European trips in it throughout their ownership. An automatic gearbox has been fitted at a cost of almost £16,000, it has adjustable electric power steering, disc brakes on the front with Cooper Craft callipers, aluminium radiator with electric fan, aluminium header tank, oil cooler. All the exterior lights have been upgrade to LED’s . Period bucket seats have been fitted which provide much more leg room then a normal XK120 making this a really comfortable car to travel any distance. The soft fits very well and is easy to operate, it also has a tonneau cover when it is down. The extensive history file of this car includes the buff log book, Heritage certificate, a tax disc from 1954, old mot;s, one from 1969, invoices and receipts going back to the sixties and all expenditure for the upgrades and other work done since the last owner purchased it in 2011.

To summarise this is a very rare home market matching numbers XK120 Drop Head Coupe that could be used for very reliable long distance motoring, it is in fantastic condition throughout and turns heads where ever it goes. The original matching numbers gearbox and the original steering wheel are included in the sale.