To mark the completion of our 1961 Jaguar XK150S sympathetic restoration we’ve called in the expertise of Martin Roper Photography to give it a well deserved photo shoot…this time, in our own grounds here in Suffolk. Here we have some behind the scenes photos of Martin in action.
1961 Jaguar XK150S
Ady is currently working on some running issues we are having with our 1961 Jaguar XK150S. From image one you can see corrosion and dirty that has collected within the filter which depending on its position will affect the running of the vehicle. We are now stripping the carbs to give them a good clean […]
The brand 72 spoke wheels have arrived from MWS (Motor Wheel Service) Fitted on brand new tyres, supplied by the guys at We Fit Any Tyres Anywhere. MWS Full Stainless Steel wire wheels are manufactured using state of the art technology. Special processes were developed after long years of Research and Development in making these […]
We have now fitted up the brand new exhaust system to our Jaguar XK150, supplied to us by SNG Barratt. Introducing SNG Barratt “SNG Barratt is trusted and valued by Jaguar owners all over the world, and has been for over 30 years. Our knowledge and experience can help to keep your car on the […]
The freshly re-chromed bright work has now returned from Tony at Wyatt Polishing for us to fit back up. We’ve also had a visit from Car Glass and Trim to refit the rear window for us. Still a way to go but Dave has progressed well today with the refit today with the rear almost […]
Our 1961 Jaguar XK150S is back on the ramp today to have the underside treated and sealed. A light layer of stone chip has been applied to the area prior to paint to help further assist with protecting against dirt and debris from the roads.
We are just waiting on the bright-work to return from our good friends at Wyatt Polishing where they are currently in the process of being re-chromed. Once it is all back with us we can get to work on refitting the car ready to return to its owner. For now, she is safely tucked up […]
Chris has made more progress on our 1960 Jaguar XK150S body as we prepare for a full external respray. The front wings have been fully stripped of existing paint as have the doors, boot lid and bonnet. The doors, boot lid and bonnet have also been primed and are now waiting for paint when the […]
We are pleased to welcome Chris Jeffreys to the Bridge Classic Cars family as of today and already he’s getting stuck in to one of our many paint projects that we have. Our 1961 Jaguar XK150S will be one of the first cars into our paint booth this year for a full respray. At present, […]
Apart from needing a thoroughly clean and some certain area detailed and freshened up, our 1961 Jaguar XK150S engine is running and driving wonderfully. With that in mind we concentrate our efforts on perfecting the look rather than re-writing the rule book. The once black areas have been cleaned of surface rust, masked up and […]
Although our 1961 Jaguar XK150 has been off the road for many years it didn’t take much to get her up and running…enough to enjoy a drive back to our workshops! First things first, we decided to call upon the amazing skills of Paul Johnson Valeting to get her looking lovely once again and give us […]