1952 Jaguar C-Type

Those who are blessed enough to possess the complementary qualities of insatiable auto-lust and bottomless pockets have much to look forward to this August. The latest addition to RM Auction Sport and Classics of Monterey event, to be held from Aug. 13 to Aug. 15, is this beautiful, historic 1952 Jaguar C-Type. Joining other legendary vehicles at auction, the Jaguar model “XKC-007″ is one of just 53 of its kind and one of the very first C-types to be imported into the United States. Upon its arrival here in 1952, it competed in a variety of races and was driven to victory by legendary World Champion Phil Hill. Since then, it has been cared for by numerous owners and was fully restored in 1986. It will be presented in period correct condition and features Phil Hill’s signature. If you are one of those aforementioned souls, it could be all yours. [via AutoBlog]