1966 Jaguar 420 Automatic

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Manufacturer:  Jaguar
First Registered:  1966
Model:  420 Automatic
Registration No:  HRU 185D
Mileometer:  11,280
Chassis No:  P1F1296BW
MOT:  Not Required
Colour:  Blue
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The Jaguar 420, Daimler Sovereign origins began with the Jaguar Mark 2. Jaguar thought that a similar sized car with high standards of technical sophistication and luxury would be successful. A combination of the 4.2-litre engine with the compact saloon body was expected to have market appeal.

Jaguar initiated development of a new saloon based on the S-Type, retaining its independent rear suspension but adding a twin-carburettor version of the 4.2-litre power plant, and frontal styling more akin to that of the Mark X. The new car was released in August 1966 in the form of two badge-engineered models, the Jaguar 420 and the Daimler Sovereign. Just 10,236 Jaguars and 5,824 Daimlers were built.

This very early example of Jaguar's 420, comes with a service manual, some history, some old MoTs, historic vehicle taxation class, and V5. A "Barn Find", to be sold without reserve. The car does run but needs a battery.

Note: This description is provided by the vendor and unless otherwise stated is 'Not Verified' by Barons or any person employed by Barons. Prospective purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to the accuracy of any statements made, whether they be statements of fact or opinion.

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