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S673499

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Record Creation: Entered on 29 April 2020.

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Owner: robert rost

First 120M in 1957. Two followed. Now, after some 30 years, the call became too great and am now the caretaker of S673499.

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Updated August 15th, 2021. Not legal proof of ownership.

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Details Photos: Exterior (3)

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Detail Photos: Engine (2)

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2005-11-01 12:21:41 | Steven D. writes:

Car was listed for sale at:

www.docsjags.com/sales/xks/xks_120s/100-1070/100-1070.htm

Ad text reads:

1953 XK 120 red black. 14,000 original miles One owner family all its life serial # S673499 (a Special equipment model) Engine W7309-8S New paint, top and interior. Otherwise completely original

priced very fairly at
$47,000.

2007-10-18 23:56:19 | ben sweeney writes:

do you have the original gearbox? i own JL15395

2008-05-02 14:38:11 | Anonymous writes:

I saw this car today (5/2/08) in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina where it is being offered at a sealed bid benefit auction. It looks much the same as in the pictures above. It has a Heritage Certificate. The data plate, engine and body numbers are correct. The gearbox number according to the plate is JL15295, but I didn't confirm that it is still in place.

2018-12-01 07:09:53 | pauls writes:

Ebay item 5/16/19

www.ebay.com/itm/1953-XK-120/283284144465

Classified ad price: $97,000, car now said to be in Dallas, Texas, seller classics-rescue, 68kmiles.

Seller's description:

1953 Jaguar XK120 OTS This Jaguar is a lovely example just out of long term ownership. This is a matching numbers unit that shows very, very well. It’s a older restoration that was done in the early 2000s and the previous owners has over $130k into the effort. Being an older restoration, it has been driven and enjoyed. This is not a garage queen and shows some “patina” from use. I would describe it as a strong #2 car.

2020-04-29 06:03:56 | pauls writes:

Car returns to ebay 4/29/20 same llisting.

www.ebay.com/itm/1953-Jaguar-XK-120/283284144465

Classified ad price: $97,000 same seller.

2020-09-22 07:44:36 | pauls writes:

Car returns to ebay 9/22/20

www.ebay.com/itm/1953-Jaguar-XK-120/283284144465

Classified ad price: $97,000 same seller.

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