1956 Jaguar XK140 OTS SE

1956 Jaguar XK140 OTS SE

Black / Red

Great Jaguar XK140 OTS in original SE specification with C-type Head. Comes out of long term ownership.

SOLD to Belgium

Great Jaguar XK140 OTS in original SE specification with C-type Head. Nice combination of black exterior with red interior trim. This car was produced on the 29th of March 1955 and dispatched from the factory on the 14th of April 1955 to be shipped to the USA distributor of California, Hornburg in Los Angeles.

The car has been completely restored in the late eighties, early nineties in Europe. Now comes out of long term ownership, previous owner since 1991. Older restoration but still in overall good condition. Some traces and marks of use on the paint. Good chrome. Engine runs extremely well with great oil pressure. Car drives perfect. Has been converted to front disc brakes but comes with the original drum brake components.

Matching numbers with heritage Certificate and EU registration papers.


Jaguar XK140 3.4 OTS SE original specifications

Engine: 6 Cylinder DOHC Aluminium head, twin cam
Capacity: 3442 cc
Power: 210 bhp @5750 rpm
Top speed: 130 mph (209 km/h)
Fuel: Twin 1.75″ H6 SU carburettors
Suspension: Independent torsion bar front suspension, semi-elliptic rear leaf springs
Brakes: All round hydraulic drum brakes
Length: 14’8″
Width: 5’45”
Weight (dry): 1422 kg
Years built: 1954-1957
Number built:  3347