If you own or plan on owning a XK140, this book is a must have. Extremely detailed drawings and photographs explain every detail of this vehicle. This hard bound 448 page book is made to last. THIS IS THE 2012 REVISED VERSION
This really quite extraordinary book from Bernard Viart Edited By Roger Payne records every detail for both LHD and RHD models of this popular Jaguar sports car of the mid-1950s. The text is in English, having been translated from Bernard Viart's original French by experts. The task is accomplished in style through over 300 plates featuring some 2,000+ annotated drawings probably no other car has ever been covered in such precise detail before. These drawings are augmented by chapters describing the cars origins, design, construction and competition career. Several hundred period photographs also help tell the story of the XK 140 in this unique and most graphic way.