1950 Jaguar XK-120 Steel bodied Roadster / 670405 Vehicle Information

1950 Jaguar XK-120 photograph

1950 Jaguar XK-120 photograph

1950 Jaguar XK-120 photograph

1950 Jaguar XK-1201950 Jaguar XK-1201950 Jaguar XK-120
Steel bodied Roadster
Chassis #: 670405
This Jaguar XK120 was built in the summer of 1950 as a left hand drive Roadster. It was finished in silver over red upholstery with a gunmetal top. The original distributor was Thomas Plimley of Vancouver, Canada. The first owner was the founder and President of the Montreal Jaguar Owner's Club and was first registered in Montreal, Quebec, in 1951. This XK120 was fitted with European 'tripod' headlamps and a heater. Because the Montreal Jaguar dealer also sold new Packards, a Packard under-seat heater was neatly installed upside-down beneath the dashboard.

After the original owner's death in the mid-1990s, the car was acquired by its second owner, Mr. Dean Watson. The current owner acquired the car in 2008 with just over 77,000 miles recorded, and took it home to British Columbia.

The car is original with its red leather upholstery, convertible top, and tonneau cover. The spare tire is believed to be the one it left the factory with. The car even has its rare Glasspar plastic hardtop.


By Daniel Vaughan | Jan 2014


2014 Bonhams - The Scottsdale Auction

Lot was not sold

1950 Jaguar XK-120 Auction Sales

Recent Sales

(Data based on Model Year 1950 sales)
1950 Jaguar XK 120 Roadster
Sold for USD$82,588
  2020 RM : The European Sale featuring the Petitjean Collection
 
1950 Jaguar XK 120 Roadster
Chassis#: W18608
Sold for USD$143,000
  2020 RM Sothebys : Palm Beach Online
1950 Jaguar XK-120 image  1950 Jaguar XK-120 image  
1950 Jaguar XK120 Competition Roadster – Ex-Duncan Hamilton
Chassis#: 660332
Sold for USD$440,000
  2020 Silverstone - Race Retro Classic & Competition Car Sale
 
1950 Jaguar XK120 Competition Roadster – Ex-Duncan Hamilton
Chassis#: 660332
Sold for USD$440,000
  2020 Silverstone - Race Retro Classic & Competition Car Sale
 
1950 Jaguar XK 120 Roadster
Chassis#: 660509
Sold for USD$103,929
  2019 The Saragga Collection
 
1950 Jaguar XK120 Coupé
Chassis#: S680236
Sold for USD$75,910
  2019 Bonhams : Goodwood Revival
 
1950 Jaguar XK 120 Alloy Roadster
Chassis#: 670121
Sold for USD$207,200
  2019 RM Sothebys : Monterey
 
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster
Chassis#: 670748
Sold for USD$95,200
  2019 Bonhams : Scottsdale Arizona
 
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster
Chassis#: 660252
Sold for USD$115,574
  2019 Silverstone - Autosport International
 
1950 Jaguar XK 120 Roadster
Chassis#: 670662
Sold for USD$106,400
  2018 RM Sothebys : Amelia Island
 
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster/SS100 recreation
Chassis#: 660121
Sold for USD$68,656
  2017 Anglia Auction
 
1950 Jaguar XK120 Alloy Competition Roadster
Chassis#: 670087
Sold for USD$243,040
  2017 Coys : Thoroughbred & Vintage at Fontwell House
 
1950 Jaguar XK120 OTS
Chassis#: 670261
Sold for USD$148,500
  2017 Worldwide Auctioneers : Scottsdale, AZ
 
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster
Chassis#: 660065
Sold for USD$215,519
  2016 Bonhams : Bond Street Auction
 
1950 JAGUAR XK120 COMPETITION ROADSTER
Chassis#: 660214
Sold for USD$82,500
  2016 Bonhams : Preserving the Automobile
1950 Jaguar XK-120 image  1950 Jaguar XK-120 image  
1950 Jaguar XK 120 Alloy Roadster
Chassis#: 670132
Sold for USD$385,000
  2016 RM Sotheby's : Monterey
1950 Jaguar XK-120 image  1950 Jaguar XK-120 image  
1950 Jaguar XK120 roadster
Chassis#: 670268
Sold for USD$109,915
  2016 Artcurial : LeMans Classic
 
1950 Jaguar XK 120 Alloy Roadster
Chassis#: 670123
Sold for USD$291,088
  2016 RM Sotheby's : Monaco
 
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster
Chassis#: 660240
Sold for USD$112,729
  2016 H & H Auctions - Imperial War Museum-Duxford
 
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster
Chassis#: 660126
Sold for USD$70,909
  2015 H & H Auctions - Imperial War Museum
 

Vehicles That Failed To Sell

1950 Jaguar XK-120's that have appeared at auction but did not sell.
VehicleChassisEventHigh BidEst. LowEst. High
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster6704622019 Bonhams : The Bonmont Sale $100,000$140,000
1950 JAGUAR XK120 ROADSTER 2019 Coys Thoroughbred & Vintage at Fontwell House $60,000$80,000
1950 Jaguar XK 120 Roadster 2019 RM Auctions : Auburn Fall   
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster6600652019 Bonhams : The Goodwood Festival of Speed Sale $130,000$160,000
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster (3.4 litre)6602942019 Historics at Brooklands MercedesBenz World $87,000$95,000
1950 Jaguar XK 120 Alloy Roadster6701112019 RM Sothebys : Scottsdale Arizona $300,000$400,000
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster6602522018 Silverstone Auctions : NEC Classic Motor Show   
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster6600652018 Silverstone Auction : September Sale   
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster 2017 Mecum : Monterey$150,000  
1950 Jaguar XK120 SE Roadster6708142016 Coys : Mondial De L'Automobile Paris $110,000$130,000
1950 Jaguar XK120 FHCS6772262016 Bonhams : The Willi Balz Collection Public Tender Sale $50,000$80,000
1950 Jaguar XK120 OTS Roadster6708752016 Silverstone Auctions : The Classic Race Aarhus Auction $110,550 
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster6602802014 Bonhams : Goodwood Revival $80,000$120,000
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster6600642014 Silverstone : Salon Prive   
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster6704052014 Bonhams The Scottsdale Auction   
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster6601182012 Gooding and Company Pebble Beach Auction $250,000$350,000
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster6720752012 Bonhams Collectors' Motorcycles, Motor Cars and Related Memorabilia & Spares $70,000$90,000
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster6602402012 The Imperial War Museum   
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster6702882012 RMAutomobiles of Arizona$125,000$175,000$200,000
1950 Jaguar XK120 Alloy LT2 Roadster6603432011 RM Auctions London$109,480$75,000$85,000
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster6702882011 RM Auctions at Monterey$170,000$180,000$210,000
1950 Jaguar XK120 Alloy Roadster6701102011 Automobiles of Arizona by RM Auctions $240,000$280,000
1950 Jaguar XK120 Competition Roadster6602142010 Bonhams Quail Lodge $60,000$90,000
1950 Jaguar XK120 Roadster6702662010 RM Auctions Automobiles of Arizona$90,000$120,000$140,000
1950 Jaguar XK120 Alloy Roadster6700542009 Bonhams Quail Lodge Resort and Golf Club $250,000$300,000
1950 Jaguar XK 120 Roadster 2002 Monterey Sports and Classic Car Auction$34,000  
1950 JAGUAR XK 120 ROADSTER RHD 2001 Kruse Auction Scottsdale Arizona$36,000  

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1950 Jaguar XK-120 vehicle thumbnail image  1950 Jaguar XK-120 vehicle thumbnail image  
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Vehicle Profiles

Chassis information for the Jaguar XK120 Alloy1949 Roadster
Chassis Num: 146
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK120 Alloy1949 Roadster
Chassis Num: 670003
Engine Num: W1004-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK120 Alloy1949 Roadster
Chassis Num: 670005
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK120 Alloy1949 Roadster
Chassis Num: 670056
Engine Num: W1108-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK120 Alloy1949 Roadster
Chassis Num: 670059
Engine Num: W 1112-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK120 Alloy1949 Roadster
Chassis Num: 670060
Engine Num: W 1113-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK120 Alloy1949 Roadster
Chassis Num: 670061
Engine Num: W 1114-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK120 Alloy1949 Roadster
Chassis Num: 670111
Engine Num: W 1216-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK-1201950 Alloy Roadster
Chassis Num: 670119
Engine Num: W1192-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK-1201950 Alloy Roadster
Chassis Num: 670132
Engine Num: W 1270-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK1201951 Roadster
Chassis Num: 670895
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK1201951 Roadster
Chassis Num: 671349
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK1201951 Roadster
Chassis Num: 671392
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK 1201952 Roadster
Chassis Num: 672911
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK 1201952 Roadster
Chassis Num: 673031
Engine Num: W 6332-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK 1201952 Roadster
Chassis Num: 67623
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK 1201952 HardTop Coupe
Chassis Num: 679195
Engine Num: W3970-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK 1201952 HardTop Coupe
Chassis Num: 679393
Engine Num: W4293-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK 1201952 HardTop Coupe
Chassis Num: 679632
Engine Num: W4759-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK 1201952 HardTop Coupe
Chassis Num: 679724
Engine Num: W5037-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK120 Supersonic1952 Coupe
Coachbuilder: Ghia
Chassis Num: 679768
Engine Num: W 5162-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK 1201952 HardTop Coupe
Chassis Num: 680278
Engine Num: W6463-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK 1201952 HardTop Coupe
Chassis Num: S680279
Engine Num: F2932-8S
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK1201953 Hardtop Coupe
Chassis Num: 669035
Engine Num: W8970-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK1201953 Sport Roadster
Chassis Num: 673773W78028
Engine Num: W7802-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK1201953 Sport Roadster
Chassis Num: 673870
Engine Num: W 8109-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK1201953 Sport Roadster
Chassis Num: 674111
Engine Num: W 9122-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK1201953 Sport Convertible
Chassis Num: 677111
Engine Num: W 8373-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK1201953 Sport Roadster
Chassis Num: S 673526
Engine Num: W 7362-8S
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK1201953 Sport Roadster
Chassis Num: S 674059
Engine Num: W 8869-8S
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK1201953 Sport Roadster
Chassis Num: S677295
Engine Num: 1776-9
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK1201953 Hardtop Coupe
Chassis Num: S680350
Engine Num: W6617-8S
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK1201953 Hardtop Coupe
Chassis Num: S680774
Engine Num: W5362-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK1201953 Hardtop Coupe
Chassis Num: S680992
Engine Num: W7957-8S
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK-1201954 Sport Roadster
Chassis Num: 674293
Engine Num: F1028-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK-1201954 HardTop Coupe
Chassis Num: 681463
Engine Num: F2875-8
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK-1201954 Drophead Coupe
Chassis Num: S 674498
Engine Num: F 1410-8S
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK-1201954 HardTop Coupe
Chassis Num: S669195
Engine Num: F3215-8S
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK-120 PF1954 HardTop Coupe
Coachbuilder: Pininfarina
Chassis Num: S675360
Chassis information for the Jaguar XK-1201954 Sport Roadster
Chassis Num: S676243
Engine Num: F3963-8


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