WELCOME...to the official website of the XK8/XKR ENTHUSIASTS CLUB, otherwise known as the XKEC.
WHAT IS THE XKEC? The XKEC was formed in 2003 to bring together a worldwide community of XK owners and enthusiasts. Now represented across 16 countries, our very active club is proud to be the largest international single model club of its kind that is dedicated solely to these particular models of the Jaguar marque.
WHAT'S ON THIS SITE? On this site you'll be able to discover just what the XKEC is all about. You can view numerous image and video galleries, see our very active events calendar, access historical details of all the XK models produced between 1996 to 2015, register for our exclusive members-only forum, access our club shop, find links to other useful Jaguar related sites, you may even find the XK of your dreams through our very own classified section. Whatever your reason for viewing you certainly won't be disappointed. We hope it will leave you very much inspired and maybe wanting to join our very friendly international XK community.
12th AUGUST 2015: SOUTH EAST EVENING MEET - NEW VENUE
Come and join us every second Wednesday of each month at 8pm at THE MALTA INN (BEEFEATER), Allington Lock, Sandling, Nr Maidstone, Kent ME14 3AS. Tel: 01622 717 251
Enjoy an evening drink and chat with fellow owners and enthusiasts. Discover the famous flavour of freshly prepared food whilst sitting alongside the river and enjoying the very peaceful and picturesque view.
24th-26th JULY 2015: SILVERSTONE CLASSIC
The XKEC once again had a great turnout of cars despite some uneasy weather over the weekend. The 25th anniversary Silverstone Classic raced and rocked from dawn ‘til dusk with legendary
Formula One machinery, iconic Group C cars, a plethora of touring car heroes and Status Quo providing flat-out entertainment for a record-breaking crowd.
The on-track thrills ‘n’ spills were enjoyed by a record single-day crowd, putting the event well on-track to break through the 100,000 barrier over the weekend for the first time in its quarter-century history.
14th JULY 2015: NEW XKEC FORUM IS NOW LIVE
Yesterday as planned we launched our brand new members only forum. With over 250,000 messages and some 30,000 topics covered the forum is a wealth of expertise and knowledge for any XK owner or enthusiast. With its sleak new design and user-friendly functionality it should be a hit amongst our members. If you haven't yet joined our club then perhaps this new forum may entice you.
5th JULY 2015: BASTON CAR SHOW
Lincolnshire Regional Officer Barry Wood gathered together some members for the Baston Car Show in Lincolnshire. The weather was kind and the mix of vehicles and stands was excellent - a good turn out for a village fare. Everyone had a great day out and will be one to put on the calendar for 2016.
3rd JULY 2015: LONDON CRUISE NIGHT III
Member Nigel Tyrell once again organised a superb evening cruise tour around the streets of London at this popular annual XKEC event. Taking in numerous London landmarks along the way members ended the evening with some well earned refreshments. Thank you to all those who attended.
27th JUNE 2015: JAGUAR SUPER SATURDAY
80 iconic Jaguar cars were on display on Saturday outside the Coventry Transport Museum. This annual event had a superb display of Jaguar Heritage cars that spanned over 86 years. £1,225 was raised during the day for Air Ambulance so well done to organisers and members Malcolm and Annie Humphries.
17th JUNE 2015 : XKEC WALES TOUR VIDEO RELEASED
Member Peter Braybrooke has put together this superb video of our clubs recent North Wales Tour - thank you Peter.
16th MAY 2015: 153 XKS ON DISPLAY AT A VERY SUNNY GROWLER XII
We had a fantastic turnout of 153 XKs at our GROWLER XII event at Warwick Castle. Shown below are just some of the photos taken at the show. Trophies were awarded for a number of categories and many congratulations to all those who won. A big thank you goes out to all those who attended including the car owners, company stands, and anyone else who simply came along to view our cars.
We now look forward to seeing many more of you next year at our very special XK 20th Anniversary celebration GROWLER XIII event. Keep your eyes peeled for that one!
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Then take a look HERE and see what we have available for purchase.
If you would like more information on the XKEC or want to become a member simply fill in our on-line application form or contact us at:
XK8/XKR Enthusiasts Club
2 Lynton Road South
Kent DA11 7NF
Tel: +44 (0) 1474 354623
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