With a top speed of 120mph and 0-60mph acceleration in 10 seconds, Daimler’s 4.2 litre, six cylinder Sovereign was one of the quickest Daimlers to be offered by the company. Derived from the Jaguar XJ6, it was readily identified by the traditional Daimler fluted radiator surround and the interior was furnished in best Daimler traditions with finest quality leather hide upholstery to the seats, polished figured walnut instrument panel and deep pile wool carpets, sufficiently individual to satisfy Daimler’s established clientele.
This stunning 5-owner Daimler has covered just 82,000 miles from new. Finished in old English white it left the factory on the 1st October 1968. The matching numbers engine is reported to be in fine fettle. The car benefitted from a restoration in 2016, including a respray in acrylic paint, a replacement headlining and a new set of tyres. Recently serviced we are advised the car is offered with its original jack, and radiomoibile radio. This example is a perfect opportunity to enjoy reliable Classic car with a modest outlay. Sure to turn heads wherever it goes.