The XK120 proved particularly successful in competition, and in 1949 a virtually
standard car achieved a speed of 126.594 miles per hour, proving.
The Jaguar XK120 Roadster is an integral part of Britains postwar automotive
history. Following World War II, the blitz-battered United Kingdo.
The XK120 made its debut at the Earls Court Motor Show in 1948, creating
nothing short of a sensation in the automotive world. Originally conceiv.
The Jaguar XK120 is a sports car which was manufactured by Jaguar between
1948 and 1954. It was Jaguars first sports car since the SS 100, which.
When the XK 120 was introduced in 1948 at the Earls Court Motor Show, it
caused a sensation that rippled throughout the motor industry. The car w.
After the war, a short wheelbase chassis and a two-seat sports roadster body
were married to this new engine and when the XK120 was introduced at the
While the XK120 roadster was an unintended showstopper at its 1948
introduction at Earls Court, Jaguar quickly broadened its appeal with a fixed-
The modern looks of the XK120 were matched by the engineering under its skin.
A sturdy box-section chassis featured torsion bar independent front.
Since its unveiling in 1948, the Jaguar XK120 was a sensation with the
contemporary buying public and later generations of enthusiasts. Chassis
670895 was ...
The prototype of Jaguar's brilliant XK120, simply intended to showcase Jaguar's
all-new “XK” DOHC six-cylinder engine, was built on a Mark V chassis and ...