Reviews engine block again available - Jaguar Classic Parts 3.8 liter XK Engine Block
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Jaguar builds the block for the 6-cylinder in E-Type and Mk 2 again. The original part is not a bargain.
The in-line six-cylinder from Jaguar is without a doubt one of the most legendary engines in automotive history. In the XK and E-Type, this engine was good for racing victories, making the Mk2 a sports sedan with which, among other things, the British police chased criminals.engine for Mk2 and E-Type
Between 1958 and 1968, the 3.8-liter version of the inline six-cylinder was installed in various Jaguars: starting with the XK150, through Mk2, Mx IX, MK X and S-Type to the E- Type Series 1. There the engine produced 265 SAE-PS and contributed a considerable part to the attractiveness of the E-Type, which would have been a stunning car even without an engine.
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New edition after more than 50 years
That the engine is not only powerful, but also long-lasting can be deduced from a subordinate clause in the press release - or hoped: after around 50 years, the block would be available again ex works, explains Jaguar. Before you rush to the Jaguar dealer at the spare parts counter and order a new block: the part costs 14,340 British pounds, the equivalent of around 15,900 euros. VAT, certificate and 12 months guarantee are included in the price.1/3 IMAGES © Jaguar Jaguar Classic Parts 3.8 liter block XK engine For 50 years it was no longer available, now it is available again: Jaguar Classic Parts offers the block of the 3.8- Liter inline six-cylinder again as a new part. 2/3 IMAGES © Jaguar Jaguar Classic Parts 3.8 liter block XK engine The 3.8 liter engine fits into various models from the 50s and 60s, such as the E-Type. 3/3 IMAGES © Jaguar Jaguar Classic Parts 3.8 liter block XK engine Before you order now in a hurry: the good piece costs £ 14,340, the equivalent of around € 15,900.
For the price, the buyer can choose whether a new number is stamped into the block - or that of the original unit that matches the vehicle. Only on presentation of the certificate of ownership and with an additional sign, of course.
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