Lot 111 - 2000 Jaguar XKR Convertible
|Odometer reading||102,307 miles|
|Result||Sold - £6,565|
- Well-equipped example
- Includes 20" Detroit alloys
The XKR was launched in 1998 following the successful launch of the XK8 two years earlier. This supercharged version of Jaguars 4.0 litre AJ-V8 proved popular immediately. This new model produced an extra 100 bhp with the addition of an Eaton supercharger. With an impressive level of factory equipment that led Jeremy Clarkson to comment during a Top Gear test drive that the XK8 was like sitting inside Blenheim Palace. No one can deny that the XKR offers staggering performance for such a luxurious and subtle ride.
This XKR convertible was registered on 30th November 2000 and is presented in maroon with a cream leather interior. The standard factory equipment is enhanced with a classic walnut dashboard interior,20” split rim ‘Detroit‘ alloy wheels, heated electric memory seats and a CD player. On a recent test drive, this handsome Jaguar fired up immediately taking off like a scolded cat and performing well. The file for this XKR contains the original book pack and a stamped service book, a V5C registration document and a fresh MoT test certificate. We are informed that recent servicing has been completed by the vendors own mechanic. This Jaguar is a future classic and offers enormous roof down enjoyment this summer. Offered without reserve.
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