£22,000

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Highlights

  • Only 14,445 miles from new
  • Full Jaguar Service History (FJSH)
  • Attractive Aquamarine exterior with a luxurious Ivory interior
  • Recent upgrades including 4 new tyres, a Hunter wheel alignment, a new headliner, and a new rear view mirror
  • Stored in a garage, preserving its excellent condition

The Appeal

The Jaguar XK8 is a grand tourer that combines the luxury and comfort of a high-end saloon with the power and performance of a sports car. Indeed, the pre-2001-facelift version is often regarded as one of the last 'true-to-tradition' tourers, with nostalgic styling and perky, exciting performance.

It is no surprise then that these cars are plentiful and popular on the classic car scene.  But good examples of these E-Type evoking GTs are particularly in demand.   Buyers look for low mileage, good and original specification and clear evidence of careful owners. 

This XK8 ticks all of those boxes..  In fact, it's barely run in.  As such it is about as close to buying a brand new example as it seems possible to get, 20+ years after they left production. 

Finished in rare Aquamarine with ivory interior, it has only covered 14,445 miles.  A full Jaguar service history indicates those caring owners.  Recent prepared for sale including four new tyres, full wheel alignment, new headlining and a new rear view mirror.  It makes a perfect weekend cruiser or a show-stopping addition to your collection.  A rare opportunity and one for the buyer to cherish. 

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History and Paperwork

  • Built in 1997
  • Has had 3 former registered keepers
  • Full Jaguar Service History (FJSH)
  • Last MOT had no advisories, valid until May 2024
  • All paperwork since the car came off the production line is on file

The Condition

  • Excellent condition
  • Aquamarine paintwork is in very good order
  • No sign of any dents or dings
  • Original Jaguar alloys
  • No signs of corrosion to the underside
  • Interior is in excellent condition, with leather seats that look almost new
  • All instruments are clean and legible
  • Wood veneers in very good condition
  • Stored in a garage

The Mechanics

  • 4L V8 powerplant
  • Automatic transmission
  • Lovely clean engine bay
  • Mechanics of the car reportedly faultless with no issues
  • We've no reports of leaks, knocks, bangs or smoke
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Vehicle specification
  • Year 1997
  • Make Jaguar
  • Model XK8
  • Colour Green
  • Odometer 14,445 Miles
  • Engine size 4.0L
Listing Details
  • Seller Type Private
  • Town Aberdeen
  • Location Scotland
  • Country United Kingdom

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