Delivered new from Rossleigh Jaguar Perth in Scotland to TWR Factory in Oxford on the 3/6/1987 for a Full TWR conversion including the very rare 6.0 litre engine upgrade at a total cost of £15208.00.(paperwork in history file) the car was then registered to Rossleigh Jaguar on the 11/6/1987 as the 1st registered keeper. The DVLA records show that on the 10/07/1987 the car was registered to Tom Walkinshaw Racing with the registration number TWR 2 (Tom Walkinshaws own private plate) it remained registered to the TWR Factory until May 1988 when the Jaguar Factory joined with TWR in a joint venture to be known as JaguarSport Ltd. The XJS was then sold through TWR Jaguar Oxford to Mr A James from Hockley on the 22/09/1989 who kept the car until he sold it back to TWR Jaguar Oxford in part exchange. The records show that Mr C Perkins from Ashford purchased the car on the 26/7/1993 from TWR Jaguar Oxford (Invoice in history file )who kept the car until 8/3/1999 and sold to a Mr M Schofield from Walton on Thames, as a private sale. Mr Schofield kept the car for the next 19 years mainley in a Carcoon in storage with two storage companies,(Invoices and ALL MOTs in history file ) during Mr Schofield,s ownership in April 2002 Mr Schofield decided that the car be returned to its former glories with a FULL Restoration with the renowned Jaguar restoration company Southern Classics (See TV series A CAR IS REBORN) to carry out a Major bodywork and mechanical overhall at a cost of £8420 (In 2002 that was a lot of money)which included making the car as good as it was when it left Browns Lane Factory in 1987 in New condition. The car comes complete with a lovely history with Invoices, All MOT Certificates that confirm the correct mileage as GENUINE at 46773 warranted, Original Toolkit and Jack kit,All handbooks,and a comprehensive detailed history file including the all important JAGUAR HERITAGE CERTIFICATE. This car drives amazingly and would easily get you to the South of France and back,a real head turner and only going to increase in value, with a lovely Provenance. TRUE COLLECTORS CAR. Please ask for more information lots more photos available, and MOT history.
|Make||British Classic Cars|
|Category||British Classic Cars, Classic Cars, Jaguar|
|LHD / RHD||LHD|
|Private / Trade||Private|
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|Advert placed on||March 18, 2019 2:56 pm|