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Bonhams Car Sale at Goodwood Festival 2008

Bonhams set a new world record auction price for any Jaguar motor car at The Goodwood Festival of Speed in Chichester on 11 July. This was the first Jaguar D-Type to roll off the production line in 1955 and its price, when sold new, was £2,500. It was sold here to a British buyer for a magnificent £2,201,500.

1955 Jaguar D-Type Sports Racing Car
The 1955 Jaguar D-Type Sports Racing Car ‘XKD509’ was sold for £2,201,500.
That was a new world record auction price for a Jaguar car.
Bonham's auction
During the Bonhams auction of F1 memorabilia, automobilia and models
The sale attracted hundreds of motor enthusiasts
The six-hour sale attracted hundreds of motor enthusiasts.
In the foreground is a 1967 Jaguar E-Type 4.2-Litre Lightweight Competition Coupé.
1934 ERA A-Type Prototype
1934 ERA A-Type Prototype Single-Seater Racing Voiturette, sold for £359,000.
1965 Ferrari 330GT/250GTO Replica
A 1965 Ferrari 330GT/250GTO Replica
sold for £166,500.
1970 Lamborghini Miura P400S
1970 Lamborghini Miura P400S Series II Berlinetta, sold for £243,500.
2005 Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren Coupé
2005 Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren Coupé, sold for £155,500.
Photos: Ian Burt
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