|2½ -Litre V8|
Badge engineered version of Jaguar 420 of 1966, the Sovereign is identical apart from fluted grille etc. and "D" insignias. Engine is 245 bhp 4.2 litre six from Jaguar, giving 125 mph. The transmission is four speed with standard overdrive, or optional automatic. Power steering is standard, and interior is slightly more plush than Jaguar.
Daimler LIMOUSINE is one of the first cars to be merged with the giant British Motor Corporation, where it should hold its place as an outstanding example of power and dignity. It has traditional lines and sumptuous comfort for the man who wants his motoring on an impressive scale. Daimler is a long-established name in Britain and this smooth-lined, majestic car fully adds to its lustre.
(London report, October'66)
|Saloon||wb: 107.4 in.||V8 cyl.||2548 cc||140 bhp|
|Saloon||wb: 114 in.||V8 cyl.||4561 cc||220 bhp|
|Limousine||wb: 138 in.||V8 cyl.||4561 cc||220 bhp|
|Saloon||wb: 107.4 in.||6 cyl.||4235 cc||245 bhp||– new model|