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History

This is the history of the brand Daimler since the establishment of the company and up to the most modern of vehicles produced under this brand.

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Daimler

Daimler - c 1896 British car brand, owned by the company Daimler Motor Company, specializing in manufacturing of exclusive and official cars. The headquarters is located in Coventry.



One of the oldest automobile companies of the world. Its history began with the purchase in 1891 Frederick Simmsom the Gottlieb Daimler patent for its production of gasoline engines. - Beginning of production of cars belong to 1896.



Since 1900, when his first Daimler acquired the Prince of Wales (the future king Edward VII) and up to 50-ies, the company maintained a status of a supplier of vehicles to the Royal court, even though the last of the В«DaymlerovВ» was made somewhat earlier to George VI.



In 1960 В«DaimlerВ» fell under the control of the company В«JaguarВ», and a few years later, together with her became a part of the concern В«British LeylandВ» (British Leyland). Since that time he has started the production of models, unified models В«Jaguar, losing its independence. Exceptions steel sports double SP-250 with the 2.5-liter V8 engine (1961-1964 she) and Executive limousine DS-420 with in-line six-cylinder 4.2-liter engine capacity of 167 HP. (1968-1992). DS-420 you can still be found near Buckingham Palace or the residences of the top leaders of the UK. In 1990 В«DaimlerВ» together with the company В«JaguarВ» became a part of American automobile concern Ford Motor company (Ford). In 1992 had been removed from the production of the last of its own design company - DS-420, and she switched on the issue of the В«JaguarВ» superior under the brand name В«DaimlerВ». C 2006 model range of the company consisted of only one model - Daimler Super Eight.



At the auctions are sold mainly model-analogues Jaguar at the same prices. Find a limo Daimler quite difficult, in view of its exclusivity. Model Super Eight sell for at least 13-15 thousand pounds.

Daimler cars, presented in our catalogue:

Latest classic Daimler cars offered in listings:

1980 Mercedes-Benz 300-Series AMG 380 SEL 1980 Mercedes-Benz 300-Series AMG 380 SEL 11 $10,500.00
1959 Jaguar XK 150S 1959 Jaguar XK 150S 11 $US $29,500.00
1980 Mercedes-Benz 300-Series AMG 380 SEL 1980 Mercedes-Benz 300-Series AMG 380 SEL 11 $11,500.00
Jaguar/Daimler XJC Jaguar/Daimler XJC 12 $6,250.00
1934 Replica/Kit Makes 1934 Replica/Kit Makes 15 $US $18,600.00
1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1 $57,000.00
1967 Other Makes Daimler Saloon 2.5L - V8 Jaguar 1967 Other Makes Daimler Saloon 2.5L - V8 Jaguar 21 $US $4,494.44
1983 Mercedes-Benz G-Class 1983 Mercedes-Benz 280GE 1983 Mercedes-Benz G-Class 1983 Mercedes-Benz 280GE 21 $39,900.00
1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1 $57,000.00
1979 Mercedes-Benz 400-Series 6.9 1979 Mercedes-Benz 400-Series 6.9 12 $US $10,000.00
1952 Other Makes Daimler Empress  Saloon DB 18 1952 Other Makes Daimler Empress Saloon DB 18 12 $25,900.00
1966 Jaguar E-Type 1966 Jaguar E-Type 21 $240,000.00
1968 Jaguar E-Type 1968 Jaguar E-Type 21 $95,000.00
1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1 $57,000.00
1948 Other Makes Daimler DB18 1948 Other Makes Daimler DB18 21 $US $6,500.00
1967 Other Makes Daimler Saloon 2.5L - V8 Jaguar 1967 Other Makes Daimler Saloon 2.5L - V8 Jaguar 21 $US $2,125.00
DAIMLER V8 1964 DAIMLER V8 1964 10 $4,500.00
1965 Jaguar Daimler DR450 1965 Jaguar Daimler DR450 12 $US $5,000.00
1979 Mercedes-Benz 400-Series 6.9 1979 Mercedes-Benz 400-Series 6.9 12 $US $15,300.00
Daimler Conquest Convertible Daimler Conquest Convertible 12 £3,500.00
DAIMLER SOVEREIGN SERIES 1  4.2  2.8 MANUAL O/D ONLY 60K MILES  1972 JAGUAR XJ6 DAIMLER SOVEREIGN SERIES 1 4.2 2.8 MANUAL O/D ONLY 60K MILES 1972 JAGUAR XJ6 12 £4,100.00
1959 Jaguar XK 150S 1959 Jaguar XK 150S 11 $US $29,500.00
1966 Jaguar E-Type 1966 Jaguar E-Type 21 $240,000.00
1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1 $57,000.00
1958 Daimler Conquest 1958 Daimler Conquest 12 $US $1,202.77
Daimler Light 15 4 Door Saloon 1935 Daimler Light 15 4 Door Saloon 1935 5 £3,995.00
1923 Daimler D16 Landaulette. 1923 Daimler D16 Landaulette. 12 £44,000.00
Daimler V8 250 1969 - Jaguar MK2 - Wedding Car Daimler V8 250 1969 - Jaguar MK2 - Wedding Car 11 £20,000.00
Daimler "Dart" SP250 Daimler "Dart" SP250 11 £8,000.00
1979 Mercedes-Benz 400-Series 6.9 1979 Mercedes-Benz 400-Series 6.9 12 $27,000.00
1982 Mercedes-Benz Other 1982 Mercedes-Benz Other 21 $59,500.00
1968 Jaguar E-Type 1968 Jaguar E-Type 21 $95,000.00
DAIMLER 420 WITH MANUAL GEARBOX + O.D DAIMLER 420 WITH MANUAL GEARBOX + O.D 12 £2,900.00
1958 Daimler Conquest 1958 Daimler Conquest 11 $US $2,500.00
1948 Other Makes Daimler DB18 1948 Other Makes Daimler DB18 21 $US $6,500.00
DAIMLER SIX LWB 9 MONTH MOT 13 STAMPS LOOKS & DRIVES EXCELLENT LONG WHEEL BASE DAIMLER SIX LWB 9 MONTH MOT 13 STAMPS LOOKS & DRIVES EXCELLENT LONG WHEEL BASE 12 £2,490.00
1980 Daimler Sovereign 4.2 New MOT 1980 Daimler Sovereign 4.2 New MOT 12 £2,495.00
1951 Other Makes DB-18 Special Sports 1951 Other Makes DB-18 Special Sports 20 $35,000.00
1956 Other Makes 1956 Other Makes 3 $US $1,025.00
1959 Jaguar XK 150S 1959 Jaguar XK 150S 11 $US $29,500.00
1967 Other Makes Daimler Saloon 2.5L - V8 Jaguar 1967 Other Makes Daimler Saloon 2.5L - V8 Jaguar 21 $12,000.00
1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1 $57,000.00
Hearse Hearse 4 £3,250.00
Daimler Double six  V12 5.3  XJ12 ABS CAT FINAL EDITION 1992 Model Daimler Double six V12 5.3 XJ12 ABS CAT FINAL EDITION 1992 Model 10 £10,995.00
1974 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class 350 SL 1974 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class 350 SL 21 $US $8,450.00
1970 mk2 Ford Cortina De Luxe bench seat 1970 mk2 Ford Cortina De Luxe bench seat 12 £5,495.00
1962 Daimler SP250 1962 Daimler SP250 3 $12,950.00
1948 Other Makes Daimler DB18 1948 Other Makes Daimler DB18 21 $US $6,500.00
1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1 $57,000.00
1967 Other Makes Daimler Saloon 250 - V8 Jaguar 1967 Other Makes Daimler Saloon 250 - V8 Jaguar 21 $12,000.00
1931 Other Makes Stutz DV-32 Convertible Victoria 1931 Other Makes Stutz DV-32 Convertible Victoria 12 $795,000.00
1962 Daimler SP250 1962 Daimler SP250 3 $12,950.00
DAIMLER DE27 LIMOUSINE 1950 RARE WINDOVER BODY DAIMLER DE27 LIMOUSINE 1950 RARE WINDOVER BODY 12 £15,000.00
1986 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class 1986 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class 19 $US $20,100.00
Daimler Sovereign 4.2 LWB AUTO Daimler Sovereign 4.2 LWB AUTO 11 £2,750.00
1959 Jaguar XK 150S 1959 Jaguar XK 150S 11 $US $29,500.00
1967 Jaguar Other daimler 1967 Jaguar Other daimler 16 $US $800.00
1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1 $57,000.00
Daimler Sovereign 4.2 1967 Rare Barn find Daimler Sovereign 4.2 1967 Rare Barn find 12 £2,620.00
Hearse Hearse 4 £3,750.00
Daimler V8 250 Daimler V8 250 9 £16,750.00
Daimler DS420 Hearse Daimler DS420 Hearse 4 £9,950.00
Daimler SP 250 Dart Daimler SP 250 Dart 12 $39,000.00
1968 Jaguar E-Type 1968 Jaguar E-Type 21 $US $56,100.00
1958 Other Makes DAIMLER 1958 Other Makes DAIMLER 3 $12,000.00
1960 Other Makes 1960 Other Makes 10 $22,500.00
1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1 $57,000.00
Jaguar Daimler Rare 2 8 SWB Only 3233 Ever Produced in QLD Jaguar Daimler Rare 2 8 SWB Only 3233 Ever Produced in QLD 12 $676.00
classic cars barn finds Daimler sovereign classic cars barn finds Daimler sovereign 11 £7,995.00
1959 Jaguar XK 150S 1959 Jaguar XK 150S 11 $US $29,500.00
1989 Other Makes 300GD 1989 Other Makes 300GD 17 $17,000.00
1963 Jaguar Other 1963 Jaguar Other 4 $700.00
1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1 $57,000.00
1955 Jaguar XK 1955 Jaguar XK 12 $US $100,000.00
1961 Other Makes Dart 1961 Other Makes Dart 13 $US $2,025.00
1952 Other Makes Daimler Empress  Saloon DB 18 1952 Other Makes Daimler Empress Saloon DB 18 12 $US $9,200.00
Daimler Light 15 4 Door Saloon 1935 Daimler Light 15 4 Door Saloon 1935 5 £4,500.00
1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1 $57,000.00
Jaguar Daimler Rare 2 8 SWB Only 3233 Ever Produced in QLD Jaguar Daimler Rare 2 8 SWB Only 3233 Ever Produced in QLD 12 $2,650.00
1954 Austin Austin Princess Rolls Royce Bentley Silver Cloud Limousine 1954 Austin Austin Princess Rolls Royce Bentley Silver Cloud Limousine 13 $US $2,550.00
1991 H DAIMLER DOUBLE SIX 5.3 AUTO 1991 H DAIMLER DOUBLE SIX 5.3 AUTO 12 £12,000.00
Daimler V8-250. Restored and engine rebuilt Daimler V8-250. Restored and engine rebuilt 7 £21,500.00
1980 Mercedes-Benz 300-Series 1980 Mercedes-Benz 300-Series 11 $3,750.00
1959 Jaguar XK 150S 1959 Jaguar XK 150S 11 $US $35,500.00
DAIMLER DE27 LIMOUSINE 1950 RARE WINDOVER BODY DAIMLER DE27 LIMOUSINE 1950 RARE WINDOVER BODY 12 £15,000.00
1959 Jaguar XK 1959 Jaguar XK 21 $84,999.00
1966 Jaguar E-Type 1966 Jaguar E-Type 17 $170,000.00
1974 Jaguar Daimler DS420 1974 Jaguar Daimler DS420 11 $5,999.00
1963 Jaguar Daimler 2.5 V8 1963 Jaguar Daimler 2.5 V8 21 $7,205.00
Daimler XJ6 Series 1 1973 Sable with Biscuit Leather Original Paint Daimler XJ6 Series 1 1973 Sable with Biscuit Leather Original Paint 11 £2,650.00
Hearse Hearse 4 £4,750.00
1980 Mercedes-Benz 300-Series 1980 Mercedes-Benz 300-Series 11 $3,750.00
1968 Jaguar E-Type 1968 Jaguar E-Type 21 $US $50,806.00
1957 Jaguar XK 140 None 1957 Jaguar XK 140 None 12 $104,990.00
1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1985 Jaguar - Daimler DS 420 Limousine - hand built limousine as per Rolls-Royce 1 $57,000.00
1985 Daimler Double Six 5.3L V12 1985 Daimler Double Six 5.3L V12 12 £8,500.00
Daimler V8 250 Daimler V8 250 9 £16,750.00
1966 Jaguar E-Type 1966 Jaguar E-Type 17 $170,000.00
Daimler DS420 Hearse Daimler DS420 Hearse 4 £9,950.00
DAIMLER DOUBLE SIX V12 1990 COVERED 37,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING DAIMLER DOUBLE SIX V12 1990 COVERED 37,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING 12 £11,995.00