1998 Jaguar XKR Convertible

Lot: 169

Sold for (£): 8,800
Offered for sale is a 4.0L 1998 Jaguar XKR Convertible automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 4 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 96 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

This Jaguar XKR has had thousands of pounds spent on maintaining it to a very high standard as a glance at the comprehensive history file will confirm. It has been tastefully upgraded with better braking and suspension mods to improve the overall driving experience of this classic convertible Jaguar. The current vendor has cherished and loved this car which now needs very little. These XKRs are very quick cars with almost supercar performance and currently represent amazing value.

Lot Details

Registration: SEL10T (will change) RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1998 Engine size: 4.0L
Make: Jaguar Odometer reading (miles): 88500
Model: XKR Convertible MOT expiry: 2016-09-25
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: SAJJGAFF3AR030176

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 96 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Car had a full respray in 2009 by Jaguar and a new hood. This was following an act of vandalism as advised by previous owner.


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Serviced religiously and lots of history showing servicing throughout the vehicles life. The early years are documented in the service book. Later ones are backed up by receipts.


Gears: Drive-shaft:


The Automatic gearbox was fully serviced by DesignXKR in 2011. Originally supposed to be sealed for life, many owners and enthusiasts opted to have a comprehensive service, oil and filter change. Changes up and down smoothly and the kick down is responsive.

Running Gear

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Has had poly bush upgrades to all suspension components. New V-Mounts /sub-frame bushes. New front and rear ARB bushes/links. The vehicle drives well and feels tight.


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Vehicle History


Comprehensive history, loads of receipts and paper work detailing maintenance and upgrades through the years. Early years servicing have been documented in the service book. Later is all via receipts available in the document folder.

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history