Sold! Jeremy Clarkson’s XJR Picked Up For A Bargain

The Big Man's Big Cat goes for a bargain price.
Share Share on Facebook

 

Share Share on Twitter Share Share ▼

Clarkson Jag Sold

Jeremy Clarkson’s former Jaguar XJR has been sold at auction, going under the hammer for a pretty reasonable £3,412. That is not bad for a 4.0 V8, let alone one previously owned by a motoring icon.

This Jaguar was once Clarkson’s daily ride and has amassed just 93,000 miles between its two former keepers – although no word on how many tyres were slain during them. It also boasts an impressive service history, so despite inevitable hoonery this Jag has been looked after properly. All this means the lucky new owner should have a lovely supercharged barge to roll about in, not to mention pub bragging rights about its famous former keeper.

This seat used to cushion motoring's most famous backside.

This seat used to cushion motoring’s most famous backside.

For a look over some of the other rather tasty wheels sold during the auction, check out Anglia Car Auctions, then watch CT give the low-down on Jag’s latest offering.

Share Share on Facebook

 

Share Share on Twitter Share Share ▼

TRENDING

Screenshot 2014-04-19 at 12
When You’re Out Of Matches All You Need Is A Hot Rod

These guys light a bonfire thanks to a pair of flaming hot rod exhausts

maxresdefault (52)
10 Reasons Why Driving In London Sucks

Driving in London sure can suck sometimes. Traffic, speed cameras and cyclists are just the start…who here knows these feels?

Screenshot 2014-04-18 at 21
Porsche Is Buying The ‘Problems With My 911′ Guy A New Car

After a Porsche owner’s ’911 problems’ video went viral, Porsche has offered to buy back his car

24293
F1 Calamity Pastor Maldonado Is At It Again In China GP Practice

Pastor Maldonado provided us with not one but two bizarre mistakes to laugh about during Chinese GP Friday practice

ehveug
Ballsy Helicopter Pilots Make Incredible Rally Shots Like This Possible

This rally car emerges from the trees with a helicopter riding behind him just a few feet off the ground

Screenshot 2014-04-14 at 15
Watch This Insane Diesel Drag Truck Get It Horribly Wrong

This Dodge truck gets it badly wrong at about 100mph, crashing through the barriers and onto the grass verge

Screenshot 2014-04-16 at 18
The Only Thing Protecting These Pedestrians From Certain Death By Lorry Was Lady Luck

Casually waiting at an intersection, these pedestrians suddenly found themselves in the path of an out-of-control lorry

Picture 1
It’s Engine Grenading Honda Owners Like This That Kill Manual Cars

“I blew my tranny” is a phrase that no man should have to say, but in the case of a missed gear like this, you know what’s coming…