The Jaguar XK150 was the final variation on the original XK120 theme and was Jaguars response to recently introduced rivals such as the MBW 507 and the Mercedes-Benz 300SL, which bettered the XK140 in catering to American demands for more comfort and refinement. Those looking to buy Jaguar XK150 models will find the 150 is roomier, plusher and more comfortable than any previous XK. And, the body shell was restyled, loosing some contours and gaining a wider grille and one-piece windshield. Jaguar also scored a production first by replacing fade-prone drum brakes with four servo-assisted Dunlop discs that easily compensated for the extra weight this vehicle was known for. These discs had demonstrated their value on Jaguars LeMans winners.
When you're ready to buy Jaguar XK150 autos, potential buyers will find most of the XK150s were offered as coupe and convertible models. The roadster returned after nine months, but now with wind-up windows. Engine specs were the same as the 140, but the 150's extra weight prompted more buyers to purchase the 210-hp option. Though not the longest-lived, the 150 proved the most profitable of the original XK series, with the Jaguar XK150 coupe accounting for more than 52 percent of sales. Among the hardest to find these days, the XK150 roadster made up just 13 percent of sales. Whether youre looking to buy or sell classic Jaguar cars, the team at Beverly Hills Car Club looks forward to helping you find the ideal car for your private collection or to helping you find a new home for your prized automobile.
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