Beautiful 1950 Jaguar Mark V 3.5 Litre Drophead
Sale price: $129,500.00 make an offer
Technical specifications, photos and description:
At the 1949 London Motor Show the buzz was all about the radical Jaguar XK120 sports car. However. sharing the stand with that remarkable icon was Jaguar MK V. A delightful post-war offering with holdover pre-war styling plus some up dated mechanicals . uch as independent front suspension and hydraulic brakes.
It was promoted in this country as “the first British-made luxury car to offer conventional left hand drive”. Capable of over 90 miles per hour and delivering up to 18 miles per gallon. it was highly sought after especially the drop-head. or convertible model.
The Mark V drop head offered here carries with it records from it's original purchase in Paris in 1949 by David Scott who was working on the Marshall Plan and arranged his acquisition with Sir Francis Lyons (the founder of Jaguar) himself.
After being donated and on display in a museum in this country for many years it was purchased for the third time. The third owner had the car fully restored and sorted. New Firestone whitewalls were added in April. 2013 for safe touring. A very rare. extremely well documented and desirable Jaguar. A true blue chip investment!
Payment due seven days after close of auction. Email with questions or Call Robert (314) 330-0877 (Can assist with worldwide shipping).
Also published at eBay.com
Want to buy this car?
Comments and questions to the seller:
Other classic Jaguar cars offered via internet auctions:
price: $149,988.001956 JAGUAR XK 140 ROADSTER BRITISH RACING GREEN RESTORED RUST FREE RARE CLASSIC
price: £64,995.00JAGUAR 'E' TYPE 4.2 CONVERTIBLE LHDor RHD 1969 NUT&BOLT REBUILD
price: £7,450.00Jaguar xjs coupe 1990
price: £3,095.002003 JAGUAR XJ8 V8 AUTO
|1966 Jaguar Other||11||$US $5,100.00|
|1963 Jaguar XK --||12||$52,500.00|
|1964 Jaguar Other||12||$84,500.00|
|1967 Jaguar E-Type XKE Roadster||4||$169,995.00|
|1986 Jaguar XJ6||7||$7,000.00|
|1989 Jaguar XK||7||$15,000.00|
|1972 Jaguar E-Type Series lll XKE||12||$93,500.00|
|1974 Jaguar XKE||12||$US $35,200.00|
|1974 Jaguar E-Type||10||$95,000.00|
|1953 Jaguar XK||21||$109,000.00|
|1954 Jaguar XK||12||$73,000.00|
|1966 Jaguar XK Series 1||21||$195,900.00|
|1973 Jaguar E-Type 2 +2||21||$55,000.00|
|1973 Jaguar E-Type||21||$US $40,000.00|
|1972 Jaguar E-Type XKE||21||$76,900.00|
|1954 Jaguar XK XK120||6||$US $20,100.00|
|1963 Jaguar Other||12||$US $17,750.00|
|1963 Jaguar E-Type||8||$193,000.00|
|1956 Jaguar E-Type 140||21||$21,750.00|
|1969 Jaguar XK||12||$10,750.00|