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2006-12-30 00:33:25 | pauls writes:

Car was at auction in '05

Auction description:
The Sharpe Family Collection, Christies (1st July 2005)
Opalescent Gunmetal with beige leather interior.

Engine: six cylinders in line, with twin SU carburettors and twin overhead camshafts, 220bhp at 5,500rpm, 3,781cc; Gearbox: four-speed automatic; Suspension: front, wishbones and torsion bars, rear, semi-elliptic leaf springs; Brakes: Lockheed servo-assisted Dunlop discs all round. Right hand drive. Confirms it to be a matching numbers car.

Lot Details
Auction The Sharpe Family Collection
Christies, Essex
Type Car
Lot Number 641
Estimate £6000-£8000
Hammer Price £14100
Hammer Price (inc premium) -
Year 1961
Condition rating
Registration number RGV 1
Mileage -
Chassis number 775940-BW
Engine number NE-1881-8

2009-10-01 21:30:09 | pauls writes:

Car returned to auction 9/09

Auction description:
Sale 17260 - Collectors Motor Cars, Motorcycles and Automobilia, 12 Sep 2009
Beaulieu Autojumble, National Motor Museum
Lot No: 487
1961 Jaguar MkIX Saloon
Registration no. RGV 1
Chassis no. 775940BW
Engine no. NE1881-8
Sold for £19,550 inclusive of Buyer's Premium

This late MkIX saloon comes with heritage certificate confirming matching numbers. The car is equipped with a sunroof and period radio, and is offered with current road fund licence, Swansea V5 registration document and MoT to December 2009.

2023-08-22 12:26:00 | pauls writes:

Car offered at: ...

Seller's description:

775940 BW

28000 miles

3.8 Liters

auto grearbox

Color Opalescent Gunmetal

Beige Leather

Right-hand drive

“ An exceptional MK 1X, with only 28,000 miles recorded, subject to a high quality repaint and with extensive history. Rare to find one this good. ”

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