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Jaguar XK140 1954-1957

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Jaguar XK140 FHC Jaguar XK140 DHC
Jaguar XK140 Jaguar XK140 DHC
Jaguar XK140 Jaguar XK140
Jaguar XK140 Jaguar XK140
Jaguar XK140 DHC

Jaguar XK140 OTS – Roadster (1954-1957)
Country
UK
Top Speed (mph)
121-130
0-60 mph
9
1/4 mile
16.6
BHP
190 @5500rpm
Torque lbft
210 @2500rpm
BHP per ton
133
MPG UK/US
20/17
Engine capacity CC/CU
3442/210
Engine type
Straight 6 Carburettors x 2
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
8.0:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 12
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual with Overdrive
No of speeds
4
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Drum/Drum
No. of Seats
2
Length (in)
176
Width (in)
64.7
Height (in)
52.5
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3135

Additional Info: Changes over the XK120 included larger bumpers and numerous other exterior trim changes, an extended cabin, addition of rack and pinion steering, as well a an increase in horse power. An SE model was also available with 210bhp. As with the XK120 you have an XK140 OTS (Open Two Seater) roadster, the XK140 FHC (Fixed Head Coupe) 2+2 and the XK140 DHC (Drop Head Coupe) convertible 2 seater and 2+2. Incidently the 0-60 times vary from 8.4 to 11 secs for the coupes depending on spec and whether they have a amanual or automatic transmission.