JAGUAR XK120 XK140 XK150 (1948-1961). THE ESSENTIAL BUYER'S GUIDE

JAGUAR XK120 XK140 XK150 (1948-1961). THE ESSENTIAL BUYER'S GUIDE

NIGEL THORLEY

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Código:
22095
Idioma:
INGLES
Editorial:
VELOCE PUBLISHING PLC
Nº edición:
1
Materia
Marcas en varios idiomas
ISBN:
978-1-84584-377-9
Páginas:
64
Medidas:
200 mm x 140 mm
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Features

• Like having a real marque expert at your side – benefit from years of real ownership experience.
• Full coverage of all XK models
• Where and how to buy an XK
• Advice on choosing the right model and condition
• Key checks – how to spot a bad car quickly
• Comprehensive inspection guide with unique points scoring system
• In-depth analysis of strengths and weaknesses
• Discussion of desirable upgrades as well as modifications to avoid
• Market and value data
• Details of club back-up and support organisations
Description

Having this book in your pocket is just like having a real marque expert by your side. Benefit from the author’s years of real ownership experience, learn how to spot a bad car quickly, and how to assess a promising one like a true professional. Get the right car at the right price!
Synopsis

Many interesting classic cars are ever increasing in value, and the XK120, XK140 and XK150 models are certainly amongst that category. This is the essential guide to those models – an important read for owners, but more crucially, a constant reference guide to keep with you when viewing a potential purchase. It will help you identify the model that suits you, tell you what to look for when inspecting a car, and provide you with all the necessary procedures to go through to ensure the car is what it appears to be.
With guidance on common pitfalls and the best ways to buy, this book will help you get the best possible car you can for your money.
Additional Information

Period covered: 1948 to 1961

Models covered: Jaguar XK120, Jaguar XK40, Jaguar XK150

Models not covered: – Specials, C-type and D-type racing models and XKSS

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