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United KingdomLRW174


Record Creation: Entered on 6 May 2009.


Record Changes

Changes to the database entry on this car are below; they do not necessarily mean the car itself changed (hide this).

2009-12-21 15:52:34 | XK Data writes:

The record was updated:

  • Current Color was added: british racing green
  • Current Country was added: United Kingdom
  • Last Seen was added: 1992
  • Registration numbers (raw data): was added: MWK120|
  • Registration number location (raw data): was added: United Kingdom|
  • 2011-07-17 05:26:11 | XK Data writes:

    The record was updated:

  • Body Number was added: LT1
  • Factory Build Year was added: 1951
  • Factory Build Month was added: 09
  • 2022-08-05 14:06:03 | XK Data writes:

    The record was updated:

  • Original Owner Country was added: Australia
  • Title Year was added: 1951
  • Registration numbers (raw data): was changed from MWK120| to MWK120|LRW174|
  • Registration number location (raw data): was changed from United Kingdom| to United Kingdom|United Kingdom|
  • Car History

    UK, Canada, Japan ? body LT1 later fitted


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    2009-12-21 10:10:26 | Lofty writes:

    Owned by David Cottingham 1964-1968 and again in 1989

    2011-07-15 20:48:48 | Jonathan writes:

    Owned by Bill Mackin 1969 to 1989. Beautiful car, with a gorgeous exhaust note.

    2011-07-16 04:28:46 | Lofty writes:

    A very historic car. LT 1 is one of three lightweights built to race at Le Mans. In the USA they were known as Silverstones

    2015-11-07 04:55:26 | pauls writes:

    Owner writes a nice article about the car in the November 2015 edition of the XK Gazette.

    2017-07-14 01:22:05 | pauls writes:

    A very lengthy history of the car is provided in the July 2017 edition of the XK Gazette.

    2017-08-03 21:02:32 | pauls writes:

    And again in the August 2017 edition.

    2017-12-19 08:05:54 | Jonathan writes:

    I would love to get copies of those editions of the magazine. This car holds something special for me. I have fond memories of my grandfather driving it...the exhaust note was spectacular. And it was probably the first car I got to sit in the driver's seat of.

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