"A club that embraces, celebrates and focuses on the overall preservation of the Jaguar XK (X100 and X150 models)"
"A club that embraces, celebrates and focuses on the overall preservation of the Jaguar XK (X100 and X150 models)"

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XK8/XKR ENTHUSIASTS CLUB

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.

FORTHCOMING EVENTS

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1st AUGUST 2015: SOUTH EAST BREAKFAST MEET - NEW VENUE

 

Come and join us this Saturday morning for a hearty breakfast and great conversation. We will be meeting at the Toby Carvery Badgers Mount, London Road, Sevenoaks, Kent TN14 7AD at 09:30. Come along and say hello.

SATURDAY 8th AUGUST 2015:

XKEC SUMMER, SHOW & SHINE

 

If you own an XK then come along to our Summer, Show & Shine event which will take place at Beaulieu Motor Museum in Hampshire on Saturday 8th August 2015. 
If you enjoyed Growler XII then this is very much the same. If you missed Growler then you definately won't want to miss this one. 
Come and join us for a great day out at one of the UKs main family attractions. Simply arrive and pay on the day, no need to pre-register. Show opens 10am.

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.

The venue has reserved an area in THE LOWER BAR just for our club members which will be roped off and signposted accordingly. The meet time will as usual be at 8pm but those who want to eat can go earlier if they so wish. 

LATEST NEWS

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.

25th JULY 2015: SOUTH WEST BREAKFAST MEET

 

Another great turn out of XK's for this ever growing popular monthly meet. This time members were also given permission to take the XKs on the runway to have a photoshoot next to the venue's Harriers. 

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.

20th JUNE 2015: SOUTH WEST BREAKFAST MEET

 

A good gathering of members at the South Breakfast Meet at the weekend which took place at The Arundell Arms in Lifton, Devon. Great turn out - well done everyone.

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!

GENERAL INFORMATION

THE JAGUAR XK150

 

Although the XK150 has now finished production you can still read all about it here Alternatively, why not also take a look at our history pages for more in-depth details on all the XKs ever produced. 

LOOKING FOR A SPECIFIC XK BROCHURE ?

 

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

Gravesend

Kent DA11 7NF

United Kingdom

 

Tel: +44 (0) 1474 354623

Email: mark.gregory@xkec.co.uk

Click on images below to see current XKs for sale

If you require any technical assistance with operating our website or you are an XKEC member and have trouble viewing our digital magazine or e-newsletters then please contact mark.gregory@xkec.co.uk

Do you have any press or publicity matters concerning the XKEC. Perhaps want an XK for a magazine photoshoot, or want advice on advertising your company within our club magazine or here on this website? Perhaps you have discounts you would like to offer our members, if so then then please contact us at mark.gregory@xkec.co.uk

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