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Mr Cornelis Zwakman was running a well reputed BMC & Jaguar garage from early fifties to the early eighties and his young son Tom greatly enjoyed all , during the mid seventies Tom started his own classic Jaguar garage.
After some years running his place Tom felt the need to be more specialized and liked to continue in the restoration & tuning of the complete running gear of the cars so he changed the concept and opened a new company in 1984 under the name Zwakman Motors Europe (ZME).
Today ZME is europes finest independent Jaguar works of superior quality with excellent equipment & technicians & technical archive & remarkable parts stock for overhaul and restoration of Jaguar sports cars built between 1931 and 1971.
In addition to the works Tom is now active over 40 years in the classic car trade of outstanding Jaguar & Aston Martin sports cars and supplies worlds finest examples to europes leading collectors and traders. 
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Father Zwakman at his Garage in 1959

Overhaul & restoration of engines > gearboxes > diffs > axles > steering boxes.

Fabrication of unobtainable parts often re-designed to obtain best performance.

We use modern materials to avoid problems of the out-dated original materials.

Tuning and full race preparation of all SS1 & OHV & XK & LWE & V12 engines.

Our range include : SS1 / SS90 / SS100 / XK / XKC / XKD / XKE / LWE / TWR.

All work will be carried out against our hourly rate of € 150,00 plus 21% NL vat.

To deliver the best quality is a much involved job, at ZME we are aware of that.

> Soon we present our new website <
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Tom's 130 mph Jaguar SS90