Rødmetal 1982 Daimler (Jaguar XJ) Double-Six Vanden Plas 5.3L, Series III
Odometer: 081893 kilometer
Engine: 5.3 litter
From April 1979, the Jaguar XJ was face lifted and was known as the Series III (1979 – 1992).
Using the long-wheelbase version of the car, the XJ6 incorporated a subtle redesign by Pininfarina. Externally, the most obvious changes over the Series II were the thicker and more incorporated rubber bumpers with decorative chrome only on the top edge, flush door handles for increased safety, a one-piece front door glass without a separate 1/4 light, a grille with only vertical vanes, reverse lights moved from the boot plinth to the larger rear light clusters and a revised roofline with narrower door frames and increased glass area.
There were three engine variants, including the 5.3L V12, the 4.2L straight-six and 3.4L straight-six. The larger six-cylinder, and V12 models incorporated Bosch fuel injection (made under license by L