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.
21st MAY 2016: GROWLER XIII
Our 2016 GROWLER XIII event will take place at Stanford Hall in Leicestershire on Saturday 21st May 2016. We will be celebrating the XK8s 20th Anniversary at the event so we expect this event to be BIG...
Please come along and join us.
If you own a 1996 XK8 and would like to particpate in a very special display at the event then please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
18th AUGUST 2015: SUMMER, SHOW & SHINE VIDEO
Member Angus Hart today released the official XKEC video footage of our recent Summer, Show & Shine event at Beaulieu. Watch this video and see what the day was all about. Enjoy...
16th AUGUST 2015: SOUTH WEST BREAKFAST MEET
16 XK's turned up for the latest South West Breakfast Meet. Well done to all those who attended.
8th-11th AUGUST 2015: NEW FOREST TOUR
Regional Officer Peter Simpson very kindly arranged a New Forest Tour for members which ran straight on from the Show & Shine event at Beaulieu. Members convoyed along some delightful roads with enchanting views throughout the forest and its surrounding heathland.
Members visited Breamore House on the Sunday and then on the Monday they enjoyed another morning drive before arriving at Buckler's Hard. As you can see from the picture below members were given privileged parking at the top end of the village street itself. Well done Peter and all those who attended.
8th AUGUST 2015: SUMMER SHOW & SHINE
What a great day we had at our annual national Summer, Show & Shine event at Beaulieu Motor Museum.
A record attendance of 106 XKs were displayed at this show which was a great achievement along with some wonderful weather as well.
A huge congratulations go to the following trophy winners...
Best X100 - Peter Simpson
Best X150 - Alan West
Best F-TYPE - Terry and Natalie-Anne
Best of Show - Paul Aldridge (X100)
2nd AUGUST 2015: HELMINGHAM FESTIVAL
A great turn out of 22 cars proudly displayed on our club stand at this popular annual event. With hundreds of cars on display throughout the day along with trade stands and other attractions this event is not one to be missed. Thanks to everyone who joined us on the day.
1st AUGUST 2015: SOUTH EAST BREAKFAST MEET
The XKEC South East members once again met up for another very enjoyable Breakfast Meet, this time at the Toby Carvery in Badgers Mount, Kent. A very hearty breakfast along with some superb company made the meet all the more welcome. Come along to our next one on 5th September, same place at 09:30.
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
Kent DA11 7NF
Tel: +44 (0) 1474 354623
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