Jaguar XJ, as a model line, was presented in 1968 and replaced a number of limousines previously produced by the British brand. The first model was produced in three series until 1992, when it was replaced by XJ40. Over the years, the car has undergone various transformations and evolutions, while throughout this time it has been a determinant of style and elegance in the segment of luxury sedans and successfully competed with the growing German competitors.
Jaguar from our offer is an interesting example of a well-preserved, original car, which still shows the artistry of British engineers in its best form. The car left the factory in 1988 as Sovereign V12, which meant the highest possible option in the Jaguar catalog in those years. The car, according to the name, is equipped with a powerful 5.3-liter V12 engine combined with an automatic transmission. Equipment, taking into account the years of production, pampers its owner. The car is characterized by the original character of behavior and is a great base to refresh at a low cost.
car varnish looks good, it is not tarnished, there are no discolorations. Taking into account the preserved decorative elements in the form of side strips, we can deal with the original paint coating.
The car requires minor body repairs.
The car from the outside looks good. Most of the accessories are in place and the car should be assessed as complete. Both chromed and plastic parts are in good condition, good.
Interior of the vehicle is preserved in very good condition, both the leather and wooden elements look very good.
Engine and transmission
The engine starts without any problems, runs smoothly. The gearbox changes gears without any obvious delays.
Suspension and brakes
Suspension works correctly, brakes also.
In conclusion – Jaguar XJ is a real limousine with character. The car, after minor corrections, will be a great base for the future classic, and thanks to its character it has all the predispositions.