Zusammenfassung

  • Baujahr 
    1962
  • Automobiltyp 
    Coupé
  • Lenkung 
    Rechts
  • Zustand 
    Gebraucht
  • Markenfarbe außen 
    White
  • Innenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Innenausstattung 
    Leder
  • Standort
  • Außenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Getriebe 
    Schaltgetriebe
  • Antrieb 
    Zweirad
  • Kraftstoff 
    Benzin

Beschreibung

Estimate: £24,000 - £28,000
Registration Number: 707 EAT
Chassis Number: 860720
A direct descendant of the XK120 and competition C and D-Type models that so dominated fifties sports car racing, the E-Type shared its 265bhp 3.8 litre twin-cam straight-six engine with the XK150 'S', mated to a Moss four-speed gearbox with synchromesh on the top three ratios. Beneath the William Lyons/Malcolm Sayer-styled body, available in either closed or roadster form, the steel monocoque chassis sported all-independent suspension and four-wheel disc brakes, mounted inboard at the back.
707 EAT started life as a RHD export model shipped to South Africa where it was reputedly used in competition. Approximately 12 years later the Jaguar was moved to Rhodesia where it remained until in 1977, fearing for its security, the then owner drove it through the night to Cape Town from where it was shipped back to the UK. Apparently car insurance was expensive even then because, on discovering what it would cost to