1973 Jensen Interceptor III ‘S’
Location: United Kingdom
Finished in the Gentleman’s chosen combination of Rolls-Royce Royal Blue coachwork with Burgundy hide. Dark Brown Wilton carpets bound in brown leather, hand made and tailored to perfection throughout the car including the boot – no expense was spared. Burgundy leather headlining finishes off the luxury cabin.
The Interceptor S is a limited edition and only 50 vehicles built world wide, these cars are built to order and individually numbered thus ensuring exclusivity and originality. this example is car number 8.
Body/Chassis: Unitary construction as original 1976 Interceptor with revised front skirt. Constructed from a carefully selected donor car that has been returned to bare metal, refurbished and electrophoretically dipped to stabilise and rust-proof to current new-car standards. Finished using modern paint systems to customer’s selected colour scheme.
Interior Trim: Full leather interior to upgraded specification using new hides. Wilton carpets finished to customer’s choice of colour.
Engine: General Motors LS2 – latest generation all-aluminium V8 with electronic engine management, 6.0 litre capacity producing 430bhp in 2007 application.
Transmission: GM 4-speed electronic automatic with overdrive. Final drive limited slip differential.
Suspension: Front – Independent double wishbone, coil springs, adjustable dampers, anti-roll bar. Rear – Independent single wishbone with two pairs of adjustable coil-over gas dampers.
Brakes: Front – AP Racing 6-pot callipers with 330mmx32mm vented discs. Rear – 280mm solid discs with single pot callipers and internal handbrake.
Wheels: Unique 17″ x 7″ aluminium rims in original Jensen style.