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General Information

Year
1970
Make
Jaguar
Model
420G
Color
Green
History
16,000 original miles. Originally sold to a fabric company in Edinburgh, Scotland as an executive car. Purchased by a US serviceman who had it imported to the US by Jaguar. Was stored outside in Louisiana when the owner went back overseas and never came home. Sold off by the courts, made its way to South Carolina and eventually to me. Rustbucket.
1970 Jaguar 420G (Green)

Modifications

Drivetrain
4.2 XK six. Triple carbs, as stock. Late 4.2 F.I. cams (more power, stronger cam gears, quieter operation). Around 270 hp (gross) at 5400 RPM. Don't rev that high, though. Well over 300 Nm of torque from 1500 to 4500 rpm.
Interior
Rust, no carpets.
Exterior
Rust, dents, bad paint.
Audio
4.2 inline XK six, triple SU HD8 carburetors, 4-speed standard shift in a right-hand drive car. Also, tray tables for rear seat passengers.
Suspension
As stock, but with S.III XJ6 steering knuckles and brakes up front.
Wheel and Tire
Late model XJ "Kiwi" 16" wheels.

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