1961 Jaguar E-Type SI

3.8 FHC, No. 78, flat-floor 100% matching numbers

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1961
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Lot number 
    366
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Interior colour 
    Blue
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Number of doors 
    2
  • Number of seats 
    2
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Grey
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

To Be OFFERED AT AUCTION at RM Sothebys' Monterey event, 15 - 17 August 2019. This lot will be on sale on Saturday, 17th August 2019

- 1961 flat floor, chassis no. 78 of early production LHD coupes
- Unique original colour combination pearl grey and dark blue which exists only one time
- Recently completed 7 years no-expense-spared restoration by marque expert Josef Palotas in Switzerland
- One of the very few cars with original chassis and 100% original block and cylinder head.
- All original parts gearbox, differential and suspension.
- US car first delivered to New York
- Jaguar Heritage Trust Certificate