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2003 Jaguar S Type 2.5 SE  One owner, 31,000 miles
1992 TVR Griffith  One Owner, 10,000  miles
1998 Porsche 911 Cabriolet- One Owner, 28,000 miles
2003 Jaguar XK8 Coupe  21,000 miles

 

This was spotted by one of my customers, sadly not all my Jaguars have survived to be classics!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S4kzGhDEURA
 

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Volkswagen Golf GTI Edition 30 2008 £8, 995
The special, and greatly sought after GTI produced to commemorate 30 years of Volkswagen’s  highly successful Golf.  These cars deliver an enhanced 30 bhp (total 230 bhp), and are visually distinctive with body colour side skits, Votex front spoiler, colour keyed rear bumper, and tinted rear lights. Seat bolsters are trimmed in Vienna leather with check-inserts and red stitching. There is a golf ball gear knob and chrome ‘Edition 30’ tread plates. This particular example with DSG gearbox (both automatic and paddle-shift) has had two owners and covered 57,000 miles since new with stamped service records, sundry paperwork, handbooks etc. Finished with Black coachwork and Charcoal/ Red-check sport trim this low ownership, low mileage GTI is in fine fettle and is well- priced.

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Mercedes Benz SEC 500 1983 £16, 995
With known history since brand new, the original owner ordered this car from Surrey main dealer Woking Motors under the guidance of a personal friend, Tony Montalbano, a former factory trained main dealership technician who had since founded his own Mercedes Benz servicing and restoration outlet TM Motors; which to this day operates with an exemplary reputation. Even before expiration of the factory warranty, TM were entrusted to maintain the car, until eventually (around 1988)   the car was disposed of by the first owner to his friend. Ever since, this Mercedes has been used, maintained fastidiously through TM Motors and enjoyed by Tony Montalbano personally- it survives 35 years on with 166,000 miles covered still looking and driving little different to the day it left Stuttgart.  Benefiting from the perfect environment in which to service and preserve this vehicle, it is a credit to the owner and upholds the manufacturer’s reputation with the C126 as an almost indestructible model,  correctly treated. As testament to this, the car was loaned to Mercedes Benz World who retained it for some time for some years in their museum of historic vehicles as a prime example of their flagship ‘S’ Class as a world beating luxury sports coupe. Finished in Thistle Green with Tan Hide, this has all the associated luxuries including air conditioning, electric sunroof , cruise control etc, -plus  few sensible mods such as Mk 2 braking upgrade, Lorinser front splitter and uprated springs.

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Jaguar XK8 4.0 Coupe 1997 £8, 500
Earliest and purest design of the ‘modern E Type’ budding classic. This particular car has had two private owners, and we purchased it directly from the first twelve years ago, selling on to the second who has just traded back with us for a later shape replacement.  Servicing and maintenance has been exclusively main dealer- Stratstone initially, and HA Fox who carried out the recommended blow-by test and upgraded to third generation timing chains and tensioners under our direction. Due to unexpected failure of the automatic gearbox whilst on holiday, the unit was replaced at 37,000 miles by Spirit Jaguar in Dublin. Marshall, Peterborough have maintained the vehicle for our fastidious client since 2007 and the service book (with accompanying bill copies) is stamped right through since 1997. Structurally, the underside of this XK8 is in very good shape having been wire-brushed, treated with some  re-metalling to one sill carried out to satisfy an early stage advisory by Jaguar. Paintwork and interior trim is in immaculate order. Finished in Ice Blue with 18” Alloy wheels and smart Cream hide interior contrasting ‘classic’ veneers, the modest mileage totals 64,000 from new. With significant, uncompromised attention to maintenance and factory quality replacement parts throughout, this presents a rare opportunity to sample an original XK8 still looking and driving the way it should.

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Jaguar XJ6 4.2 Coupe 1977 RESERVED
Most collectable of XJ’s, the ‘Pillar-less Coupe’ is extremely difficult to source in excellent condition. We first purchased this car in the early 1990’s (at around 33,000 miles) and repainted it due to faded original panels finding it a remarkably solid and un-molested example. At our purchaser’s request, the vehicle was also re-trimmed in new leather (at a time when the ‘as-original’ hides could be obtained). It became an award winning NEC show car in 1993 judged by Quentin Wilson at Top Gear. The next year we re-purchased the Coupe and sold it to a local Doctor who owned it for the next 20 years until we re-purchased again in 2014. Then we sold the car to a local enthusiast JEC member who has cherished and shown the vehicle regularly, but it is now for sale again due to an imminent house move. Having been cosseted since we first handled this car 25 years ago, and with a current mileage of 64,000 since new, this survives as a stunning, wonderfully preserved XJ Coupe in every department with only the slightest  patina since the work was carried out 25 years ago providing a nice feel of originality . Finished in Squadron Blue with Navy Blue Hide and the rare, desirable chrome pressed wheels.

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Jaguar Sovereign 3.0 2005 RESERVED
We received this extremely well cared for, if higher mileage example in part exchange at NEC last November. Since then we have  used it throughout the winter covering a further 2,000 miles including Cornwall, Cotswolds etc. The car drives extremely well and is very good underneath. Bodywork is straight, paintwork very good without scuffs, and interior is amazing. The wheels have been refurbished. 144,000 miles have been covered with a well-documented service history. Finished in Liquid Silver with Dove Grey ‘ruched’ Hide with piping in Charcoal Grey.

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Jaguar XJ8 3.5 SE 2003 £ 14, 995
This ‘special equipment’ is a beautifully appointed car with chrome radiator grille, chrome surrounds to the front and rear screens, chrome rear light embellishers, all of which emphasise the luxury of these models. We purchased this pristine example from the original owner who has  had it serviced unfailingly each year by the Jaguar main dealer who supplied it new. The mileage is just 21,000 which is warranted. Finished in Ultraviolet Blue with Dove Grey Classic Hides and traditional veneers throughout, this must be the finest, most cosseted example on the market. Further extras include luxury wheels and rare Jaguar compass.

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Jaguar XJS 4.0 Celebration 1995 £33, 750
As a last of line Jaguar sports car, the solid rise in interest in these models has been long predicted and yet there still appears room to grow for these Celebration models. The smoother AJ16 engine not only delivers superior performance, but is a move refined, visually attractive unit and Celebrations are instantly distinguished by additional wood finishes and soft, Jaguar leaper monogrammed ‘Autolux’ hide. This particular car has attractive seat piping. Unusually, this Celebration has the rarer optional (US spec) diamond cut spoked alloy wheels. Smartly finished in Jade Green with Parchment Hide, the mileage and preservation of this example is astonishing- just 15,000 miles has been covered from new. In pristine order, and sparingly used in recent years we are re-commissioning air conditioning to R12 and carrying out replacement of perishables for the car to continue being enjoyed in top condition.

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Jaguar XJR 4.2 2008 £ 19, 995
Rare as hens’ teeth with low mileage , this is the highly sought after supercharged Jaguar in its final form before the line moved away from the traditional XJ image which goes back 50 years. So this is perhaps the ultimate XJ where old meets new and luxury meets performance. This late X358 has been known to us for some years and ongoing maintenance has been fastidious. There is  a file of bills accompanying a faultless servicing record with a stamp every year since new.. Wheels have been refurbished and tyres recently replaced. Purchased by the last owner from Lancaster in Amersham this car was originally one of Jaguar’s own fleet, and its total mileage is 51,000 since new. Strikingly finished in Liquid Silver with Deep Charcoal Hide and Dove Grey stitching to match the headlining. This sports saloon looks stunning with optional wood veneers and some interesting touches such as electric privacy blind, rear entertainment  including analogue TV (tomorrow’s must-have ‘period’ accessory!) and lambs’ wool rugs.

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Jaguar XK 4.2 Coupe 2006 RESERVED
There is a stunning pedigree with this exceptionally smart XK Coupe which has been with the original lady owner since new. Having covered a genuine 16,000 miles  in total, the car has been serviced 8 times  by Charles Hurst the original supplying Jaguar dealership, and comes freshly serviced again by main dealer HA Fox who will also health- check it on our behalf. In addition to the stamped service record, there is a folder with other maintenance invoices from Jaguar, so the history is verifiable. Complete with brand new front matching rear premium brand tyres with refurbished 18” alloys, this car can only be described as pristine as befits the incredible low mileage solely with its original owner. Finished in Midnight Black with Black Hide and Aluminium dash, this is a cool head turner, and with a distinctive and valuable ‘dateless’ number plate (on the car since new), this is a car which could easily pass for being half its age and twice its value.

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Jaguar X Type 2.5 SE AWD Estate 2004 £ 7, 995
With ‘all-wheel drive’ and petrol specification, these are a refined and good looking option for a practical, compact Jaguar. Low mileage examples are increasingly thin on the ground, and there is a following for these luxury cars. We purchased this one owner example directly from the family and it has covered just 29,000 miles with documented history. Presented to an immaculate standard, this Jaguar is finished in Topaz Metallic with Cashmere Hide. Following a couple of years with little use, we have had the car re-commissioned with new discs, front suspension bushes, sump gasket, serviced etc so it is ready to be used and enjoyed.

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Daimler Double Six HE 1990 £ 16, 750
Final phase of the beloved Series 3, the last direct descendant of the original classic XJ which celebrates 50 years since its launch. In its time, these run-out models were produced alongside the more modern (and cheaper) XJ40, so they were only sold in small numbers to purchasers who savoured both the traditional, original styling with specification upgrades and the exquisite V12 engine. Most were exported, and a UK specification car such as this is extremely rare, with just a handful of low mileage cars existing. This ’91 model year Double Six has covered just 38,000 miles since new and boasts a fastidiously kept service history. The book was filled with service stamps by 2009, and there is huge file with invoices and maintenance records bang up to date. The previous owner, to whom we supplied this car requested the replacement of many significant mechanical and perishable items on a precautionary basis so the car could be run ‘for best’ alongside his everyday XJ (owned for 35 years). Finished in Regency Red with Magnolia Hide, this is a fine machine.

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Daimler Super V8 2002 £6, 750
Supplied new to a large bank in Scotland, this very unusual and highly specified super-charged V8 was then sold on through RA Creamer to the second owner from whom we acquired it in 2007. Our purchaser, a long term client has owned it for 11 years, maintaining through HA Fox and latterly a known specialist servicing dealer- the service book is full up. The car has received much attention underneath and is recently waxoiled . The mileage has just turned 100,000 and this Daimler both looks and drives very  well. Being a rare, very late production X308, it has the steel- liners and later timing chains. This will suit an owner who will enjoy the distinctiveness of this super-charged V8 which is both striking and possibly unique in Anthracite Black metallic with Charcoal ‘ruched’ Hide and tinted glass which is smoked to the rear. With glistening chrome window surrounds, mirror backings, light surrounds, fluted grilles to front and rear contrasting the deep lustre of its coachwork, this is an awesome looking machine.

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Jaguar XJ6 3.0 V6 SE 2005  RESERVED LEFT HAND DRIVE 
Registered new in France, this car has been with the last owner since 2007, relocating with it to Switzerland and then UK from2012 when it was registered here. A comprehensive service history with stamped book and invoices has been maintained- usually main dealer, and the present mileage is 70,000 (112,000 km). In the hands of an enthusiast, this is a beautifully kept example which we have now detailed to show condition. Extremely striking in Black with Tan Hide upholstery and full ‘classic’ veneers, this is a very attractive purchase for use or re-registration within Europe due to the pound/Euro exchange, and we can willingly accept Euro payment and possible delivery. Left hand headlamps included with the car.

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Bentley 4.6 Mk 6 1952 £ 49, 995
This astoundingly genuine Bentley remained in the hands of the original family until 2010 and came with an abundance of old paperwork including the original factory order, purchase invoice and correspondence, buff- log book and period photograph copies featuring the car at holiday destinations dating from the 1950’s. Used little but often over the decades, the present mileage is 62,000 from new, and when the family parted with the car, it was completely unmolested, thereby providing the next and last owner the ideal basis to rejuvenate it under our guidance to a near- immaculate standard whilst being mindful not to ‘over- restore’ the vehicle. The faded, original paint was stripped to metal and repainted very well. Some re- chroming was necessary and new door rubbers were painstakingly fitted so the doors still push shut correctly. The interior is beautiful, with woodwork, headlining, carpets and door panels and carpets all original. The leather presented a quandary due to its excellent and supple condition apart from two front sections which were damaged, but years of perseverance were rewarded by the miraculous discovery of an original old- stock Connolly hide in the same colour which has now been expertly trimmed to replace these panels, and it blends with the original beautifully. With the rare and most sought after ‘big bore’ engine and synchromesh gearbox, this car drives with the tightness of a low mileage car which has never suffered neglect. The boot area and under- bonnet area (with original tools and inspection lamps present) is all superb and ready to show. Even the original ‘Gothic’ peak number plates have been dismantled and re-polished with great care. As well as the standard radiator ‘flying B’ mascot, this Bentley comes with a rare Union Jack flag and mast in miniature which was a fashionable accessory for the 1953 Coronation celebration. The ultimate sports saloon in its time, and one which boasts a commanding turn of speed mid- range, this still holds title as the most compact production Bentley so it is a very practical and easily stored classic with huge presence. Finished in Black with Tan Leather .

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