One of my neighbours bought this Jag XJ-S as a project for $2,000 last year, which was a steal. All parts from the previous owner are original. It's a 5-speed V12, one of 135 (?) made.

The paint was recently redone, and was immaculate, the previous paintjob was half-assed and was gray. The owner was working on the speakers on the door at the time I went there, and just got new tires last week, and installed the rear seats. I mainly asked him about the paint, because a friend has a similar Jag, the current paint job is chipping off after 4 years since the last repaint, and wants it done right.

Friend's Jag pictured.

The previous owner was a Sea King pilot, and did everything that's mechanical properly, the previous owner was a very handy guy as well. The car had no rust at all. The current owner even sent the dashboard trim to Florida to get redone, and looks spectacular.

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It's awesome to see that I have plenty of Jalops in my neighbourhood. Other than this guy with the Jag, I've seen someone with a classic Mini (always saw it covered), A classic burgundy 911 (who also owned a Volvo V70 in the same colour, with a manual), A Classic split-bumper Camaro, a Firebird, and even someone with a yellow 1st gen Audi TT.