Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1968
  • Mileage 
    4 000 mi / 6 438 km
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Country VAT 
    GB
  • Chassis number 
    1J51668DN
  • Engine number 
    7J52031-8
  • Lot number 
    99
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Number of doors 
    4
  • Number of seats 
    2
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Last evolution of the MKII line, the revised 240 and 340 models were introduced for the 1968 model year. Finished in British Racing Green with a Red leather interior, this smart looking example has been subtly upgraded to a 4.2-litre engine with fuel injection and MKII bumpers. It's understood the Jaguar was subject to a c.£75,000 upgrade and restoration programme which including the overhaul of the 4.2-litre engine with Rob Beer camshafts and forged pistons by RM Classics. Following this, the ignition system was mapped and the fuel injection system set up by Paul Roach Jaguar. Offered with an extensive history file comprising receipts for works carried out and even the original sales invoice. Previously magazine featured in Jaguar World, the vendor presently grades the bodywork, engine, transmission and electrical equipment as 'excellent' whilst the paintwork and interior are said to be 'very good'. This upgraded and enhanced Jaguar saloon is offered with an MOT certificate into November 2017.