Suffolk SS100 Jaguar 4.2
• Factory-built example
• Top Specification
• Desirable Gunmetal with Grey Leather
• Superb Condition
• Very low mileage
This is a excellent example of one of the popular Suffolk SS Jaguars, combining vintage styling with more modern classic handling. A factory-built car, it comes in the most desirable colour way of Gunmetal and Grey leather, and has covered less than 5,000 miles from new. It has spent the last three years with its second owner as part of a large private collection.
Its top specification includes a Jaguar XK 4.2 litre engine, completely remanufactured specifically for this car, fully balanced including lightened flywheel, rebuilt starter, alternator, distributor, water pump. It is fitted with twin 2 inch SU HS8 carburettors and choke unit. It has polished E-type cam covers, and full stainless steel 6 branch manifold headers and full twin pipe exhaust system fitted.
The gearbox and differential are a Jaguar Short Compact 4 speed + overdrive unit mated to a Salisbury differential. All the above fully rebuilt by Jaguar specialists.
For modern driving conditions, the car is equipped with Lockheed servo-assisted disc brakes; rack and pinion steering and adjustable shock absorbers on 6 coil spring suspension.
The interior has been trimmed in Grey Connolly leather and matching Wilton carpets.