Suffolk SS100 4.2 – French registered


Registration: Suffolk SS100. Registered as a Jaguar 4.2 litre Sports. This car is one of 3 Suffolk SS100s registered to use and enjoy in France, it has been registered there for over 10 years. Historic registration number.

Engine: Jaguar XK 4.2 litre engine. Fitted with twin 2 inch SU HS8 carburettors and choke unit. Polished E-type cam covers. Engine fan and electric fan.

Engine re-build spec: 4.2 litre XK engine completely remanufactured by VSE specifically for this car. Fully balanced internal mass including lightened flywheel. Rebuilt starter, alternator, distributor, water pump. Full stainless steel 6 branch manifold headers and full twin pipe exhaust system fitted.

Gearbox & Differential: Jaguar Short Compact 4 speed + overdrive unit. Salisbury differential. All the above fully rebuilt by Jaguar specialists.

Chassis & Bodywork:

  • MIG welded 150 x 50 x 3mm closed box section.
  • Lockheed disc brakes.
  • Adjustable shock absorbers on 6 coil spring suspension.
  • Rack and pinion steering.
  • Servo power disc brakes.
  • Bodywork in GRP and steel. Louvred alloy bonnet. Totally accurate recreation of the 1938 Jaguar SS100. Bodywork finished in Jaguar Indigo Blue colour.
  • Wheels: 18″ 72 spoke wheels in indigo blue and fitted with Blockley High Performance tyres.
  • Lucas QK596 headlights with halogen bulbs.


  • Connolly leather in Regency Red with matching Wilton carpets including carpeting to locker.
  • Moto-Lita steering wheel.
  • Fittings: Heater, fan, sidescreens, fitted hood in black mohair. Blue tonneau cover and hood bag. Aeroscreens, windwings, luggage rack. Seat belts, GB plate, tool kit, jack and copper faced hammer.

Mileage: 6000 only. Condition as new. Meticulously maintained by single owner since new build.

Supplied ready to use and enjoy with a 6 month return to workshop guarantee.