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Cool Car: 1938 SS100 Jaguar

Written by on March 21, 2018 in Jaguar, Shop Talk, SS, Video with 2 Comments
Cool Car: 1938 SS100 Jaguar

We’re very excited to have this very rare and original 1938 SS100 Jaguar here at British Sports Cars. We are very fortunate to have been chosen to get this incredibly rare Jaguar back on the road and sold after nearly sixty years of hibernating in a San Jose, California garage.

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Cool Car: 1949 Jaguar XK120 Alloy

Written by on January 29, 2018 in Jaguar with 1 Comment
Cool Car: 1949 Jaguar XK120 Alloy

We get some amazing cars through our doors on a daily basis, but some just stand out from the rest. We’re very lucky to live where we do and get the opportunity to work on these amazing cars, and we’re honored we can share some of them with you.

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On the Road: 1955 Austin-Healey 100M

Written by on January 9, 2018 in Austin-Healey, On the Road, Video with 5 Comments
On the Road: 1955 Austin-Healey 100M

We’re super excited to present our very first episode of our video series On the Road with British Sports Cars.

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Cool Car: 1939 SS 100 Jaguar by Van den Plas

Written by on July 19, 2017 in Jaguar, SS with 6 Comments
Cool Car: 1939 SS 100 Jaguar by Van den Plas

One of the rarest and most valuable Jaguars in the world has just arrived here at British Sports Cars for repair and restoration work.

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Cool Car: 1965 Triumph TR4

Written by on February 26, 2016 in Triumph with 0 Comments
Cool Car: 1965 Triumph TR4

This 1965 Triumph TR4 has been with the same family since 1967, and was just recently brought in for us to get roadworthy once again.

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Cool Car: 1939 MG TB

Written by on February 3, 2016 in MG with 5 Comments
Cool Car: 1939 MG TB

It’s not very often we get an MG TB in the shop. Let us rephrase that: this is our first one!

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Cool Car: 1966 Aston Martin DB6 Vantage

Written by on November 17, 2015 in Aston Martin with 0 Comments
Cool Car: 1966 Aston Martin DB6 Vantage

Even with the constant stream of amazing cars that pass through our doors, we still quite capable of being blown away when something very special arrives. This was definitely the case when we were graced with the presence of this beautiful 1966 Aston Martin DB6 Vantage. The first thing you notice is the sheer size […]

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On the Market:
1977 Lotus Esprit S1

Written by on September 17, 2015 in Lotus, On the Market with 2 Comments
On the Market:<br />1977 Lotus Esprit S1

A Brief Bit of History Conceived and created by famed Italian automotive designer Giorgetto Giugiaro, the Lotus Esprit was introduced in October 1975 at the Paris Auto Show. It officially went into production in June of 1976, shifting the Lotus stable of models—as it would replace the Europa. Lotus dubbed the first batch that rolled […]

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Barn Find: 1960 Jaguar XK150 S

Written by on December 12, 2014 in Barn Find, Jaguar with 1 Comment
Barn Find: 1960 Jaguar XK150 S

The XK150 S Roadster is one of the rarest and most desirable Jaguar XK models in the history of this legendary line of sports cars. A few months ago, a friend of the shop uncovered a most amazing barn find—and it just happened to be here in San Luis Obispo County!

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On the Market: 1960 Triumph Italia 2000

Written by on July 11, 2014 in Italia, On the Market, Triumph with 4 Comments
On the Market: 1960 Triumph Italia 2000

This 1960 Tiriumph Italia is one of the most complete and original examples we have ever seen, and we just happen to be offering it for sale.

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