XK-120 FHC

Welcome to our vision of what Jaguar might have built if tasked with improving the performance, reliability and comfort of the XK-120 fixedhead coupe. Not only has this Jaguar received a multi-year comprehensive restoration by ourselves, it incorporates a variety of period modifications (Weber carburetors, louvered bonnet, rallye clocks, etc.) and decidedly modern updates (alternator, five-speed gearbox, disc brakes, etc.) that strike the ultimate balance between a vintage appearance and a level of comfort and performance that is anything but vintage. We invite your inspection.

  • Engine
  • 4.2-liter E-Type with straight-port cylinder head
  • Big-valve conversion
  • High-lift cams
  • 9:1 compression ratio
  • ARP heavy duty cylinder head studs
  • High performance crankshaft damper
  • Alloy flywheel
  • Vertex magneto ignition
  • 45 DCOE Weber carburetors
  • Modern alternator
  • Modern fuel system with Holley electric pump

  • Transmission and Driveline
  • JT5 close-ratio five-speed gearbox
  • Limited slip differential
  • Steering and Suspension
  • XK-150 rack-and-pinion steering
  • Four-wheel Wilwood four-piston disc brakes
  • E-Type independent rear suspension
  • Cooling
  • Alloy XK-140 radiator (required to clear rack-and-pinion steering)
  • Remote oil cooler


  • Body and Interior
  • 6” additional leg room obtained by moving pedals and firewall forward
  • Uses of a Tilton® pedal system.
  • Curved/indented E-Type rear bulkhead allows more rearward placement of seat mounts
  • Reproductions of the factory XK racing bucket seats
  • Custom stereo and rallye clock installation
  • Electric windows (which enhance cockpit room by eliminating the annoying placement of the window winder handle)
  • Louvered bonnet
  • Recessed ”Aston” flip-top fuel cap
  • Leather bonnet strap
  • Lucas PF770 head lamps
  • Fog and Driving Lights

Click here to view a short Quicktime movie of this car rolling out for its first photo shoot

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