1968 Jaguar 420 G Manual with Overdrive RHD Finished in Opalescent Golden Sand with St James Red Hide interior .
This example has had just 3 owners from new the first a company in Leicester who received the car from Jaguar on 28 March 1968 then in 1973 it was registered to a private owner in Leicester , the last being a family in the North West who acquired the car in 1986 and it has to date covered only 42,000 from new. Since 1986 the car has been completely restored and upgraded to a very high standard including a bare metal repaint with photo record , a complete retrim by Aldridge Ltd. to as new standard with custom inertia seat belts with matching covers, complete engine and gearbox overhaul by Kearns Richards Service, Rebuilt poly suspension , replacement dampers , Coopercraft 4 pot brakes , rebuilt correctly shimmed steering box by Kiley Clinton Engineering, uprated alternator, spin on oil filter, electronic ignition plus retro fitted AIR CONDITIONING and modern sound system.
The car is in magnificent unmarked condition and is a fantastic car to drive with the upgrades and modifications which make it drive like a much more modern vehicle .
The car has been maintained regardless of cost and used extensively during the family ownerships , in particular for long distance continental touring hence the desirable addition of air conditioning. Complete with large invoice file, MOT file from 1993, full ownership history, photo album of works carried out plus handbooks , pouch and all original tools and toolbox. This is a rare opportunity to acquire one of these ultra rare manual with overdrive cars for £SOLD