Garcia's Classic Car Restoration

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1965 Austin Healey 3000 Mark II BJ7

Miles  - 45,047                                     SOLD

Less than 1000 miles in last 11 years. Stored in climate control garage. All original. Runs & drives, needs work. Great restoration candidate.

1970 VW Beetle                          SOLD


Miles - 66,931

Engine runs well.  Hurst shifter & linkage.  

1987 Jaguar XJSC                           SOLD

Miles 79,811

All original.  Black, tan interior.  Removable top.  Paint in excellent condition.  Runs & drives beautifully.  Everything works.

1984 Jaguar XJS 

Miles - 102,293           SOLD

A Very unique Jaguar.  Very quick & nimble early 1984 XJS 3.6 with 5 speed getrag transmission that was used as a test car when sent to the U.S. among a small group of cars to introduce the model to Jaguar North America.  Following a test/demo period, these cars were scheduled to be destroyed & parted out, but after sitting for a year at Jag NA in New Jersey, an executive convinced Coventry the cars had historical significance & the cars were auctioned to high Jag executives.  These were not grey market cars but shipped to the U.S. through Jag NA and were EPA compliant, etc.  Only 24 of these cars came to the U.S.  Of those, only two are known to have the black & mulberry color scheme.  Has two sets of wheels, original & later XJS factory wheels.  Has custom XJS breathable cover with the Jaguar logo on it.  

1989 Jaguar XJS

 90,633 miles                              SOLD

You are looking at an exceptionally well kept, great looking classic Jaguar XJS V12 coupe, is one of the finest series that Jaguar makes.  The car has been meticulously serviced.  In fact, it runs & drives like new.  It has original paint in Signal Red & looks like new, combined with tan leather interior that is in excellent condition.  The engine is an exceptional V12, runs strong & smooth, provides the power you have come to expect from a Jaguar.  The transmission has the Jaguar mark on it as well & shifts like a new car.  The car runs great!  The engine compartment is clean & free of any leaks.  All electrical options are in working order.  Have installed Borla High Performance Exhaust, modified air cleaners, K&N air filters, new tires, & updated with an Alpine sound system.  This Jaguar is equipped with a climate control system & the A/C runs ice cold.  Heated seats are definitely a nice addition.   

1939 Nash Lafayette

Miles - 44,349                                    SOLD

Good candidate for restoration, as is. Solid car, have not tried to start car. This is a 1 owner car that was sold at an estate sale. Ran rough at time of purchase by a military person , who has had in climate control storage for the last 2 years. He is moving overseas & is selling car.

1984 Jaguar XJ6

Miles - 116,000                              SOLD

Black & Tan.  Runs & drives like new.  Paint is a little less than fair.  Few minor rust issues, which could be repaired by good body man.  New tires.  Dayton wire wheels.  Kenwood stereo system.

1995 Jaguar XJS Convertible

 Miles 54,634                                    SOLD

Good every day driver, low miles.

1998 Jaguar XJSC                   SOLD

This model Jaguar with T-Tops & optional rear top, was only produced for 2 years, 1987 & 1988.  This is a 1 owner, 5.3 liter, V12, Jaguar with 61,199 miles.  This car has been garaged for its entire life.  Original paint is in good condition.  Vehicle has had recent tune up, new front & rear brakes, new rear shocks, & alignment.  Runs & drives very well.

1966 Olds Toronado.           SOLD

 First year front wheel drive for Oldsmobile.  425ci. engine.  Engine & trans mission was said to be rebuilt 10 years ago.  Car has been sitting indoors for the last 10 years.  Still has Bias Ply tires.  Poured gas in the carburetor, engine started briefly.  If you are a Toronado fan, good candidate for a restoration, or parts car.  This car is totally original down to the spare tire.


This 1956 Jaguar XK 140 Roadster was identified in 2008 as part of an aging collection of exotic automobiles in Southern Illinois. This particular automobile was in a state of significant disrepair. After careful consideration the current owners purchased the car. It then underwent a complete and thorough restoration. Soon afterwards, it was entered in its first competition in the St. Louis European Auto Show in June, 2009, where it won best of marque. It has been subsequently shown in the Classy Chassis Concours d'Elegance in Houston, Texas in 2010. The automobile was shown in the St Louis Jaguar Club show in October, 2010 where it won best of class. The car was then displayed in the Santa Fe Concorso in September, 2012, where it received the Presidents Award.

1971 VW Beetle. 

 Mileage 94,495.                      SOLD

This classic car boasts a new convertible top & headliner. Interior refreshed. New brakes, valve job, exhaust, carburetor, headlights, tires, weatherstrip, chrome bumpers, etc... Runs & drives great!

1994 Jaguar XJS.          SOLD

Black, Black & Gray Interior.  Great driver, runs & drives like new, well maintained, has always been garaged.   46,000 Miles.  $15,000