For Sale


Jaguar XJS Celebration 2+2 Cabriolet 1996 for sale

Left hand drive, 4 litre in line AJ16 6 cylinder engine, 240 BHP. Finished in Topaz Gold metallic with matching brown soft-top. 4 speed automatic gearbox, 2+2 crème and coffee interior. 74000 miles, (118000 kilometres) on the clock. Mechanically good condition, well maintained. No rust, paintwork generally very good, needs limited spot repairs. Manufactured in the last three months of production of this Jaguar model in January/February 1996. Initially sold in March 1996 in Florida USA, and subsequently imported into France it has existed in a dry climate. Drives really well.

Accompanied by French document of immatriculation, control technique and Jaguar Heritage Certificate – all matching numbers. New CT on sale.

Known as the Celebration Edition, this model was created to celebrate Jaguar’s 60th year of manufacturing motor vehicles.

It comes with the usual Celebration features, the desirable AJ16 engine, electronically controlled gearbox, all four seats Jaguar embossed, wooden inlays, leather and wood adjustable steering wheel, correct 16 inch 11 spoke diamond turned road wheels, powered soft top, powered front seats with memory, cruise control, air conditioning, electric windows, central locking, servo ABS brakes, power steering, dual air bags, electrically adjustable seats, original radio and CD player. Well maintained, mechanically sound, passed last CT in 2019. Tyres in good condition – 7mm. One of the last in the XJS line incorporating 25 years of Jaguar development and experience. Truly a pleasure to drive with silky smooth engine and gearbox. Many consider the 1996 XJS 2+2 Cabriolet to be the last great Jaguar convertible, with timeless styling and elegance, these grand touring cars automobiles are if not already, destine to become extremely collectable.

Offered at €22,000. Available for inspection in the Charente Maritime, France.

For more information contact: John Mooyman


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[Posted 12-Sep-2020]