Team CJ XKSS - 003
Restoration log by Dan Mooney


   
 

 
Specification (briefly) for this project, as follows:

The third in a limited production run of alloy bodied tributes to the fabulous 1957 Jaguar XKSS. Car # 002
will feature a 4.7L Stage Two engine producing around 390 HP and 445 ft/lbs. Suspension and drivetrain is
derived from an E Type donor car.

This car will be finished in Opalescent Gunmetal with black hides.



 


Update report - February 22, 2021
Corey has now completed the rebuilding of your Stage Two cylinder head.


































Update report - January 28, 2021

We now have this Stage Two 4/7L engine rebuild underway!



The starting point is an original 4.2 E Type engine



























































Corey porting the intake and exhaust runners
A view down an intake port










Now with guides installed
Exhaust port










Huge gains on the flow bench
TCJ valve seats installed






Opening report - December 27, 2020




File photo (Team CJ XKSS - 001 shown)


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