1962 Jaguar E-Type SI

E-Type 3,8 Semi Lightweight FIA HTP Race Car

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    10/1962
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Chassis number 
    878395
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • FIA Papers 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Restored
  • Interior colour 
    Black
  • Number of doors 
    2
  • Number of seats 
    1
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Silver
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

• Owned and raced for the past 20 years with no expense spared
• FIA papers valid until 2026. Recent engine rebuild. Ready to race
• Under current long-term ownership, Jaguar Driver of the Year x 2, HSCC Guards Trophy- Overall champion
• Class wins in Jaguar Heritage. Its most recent outing was the Le Mans Classic last year
• Featured in many magazines
• Eligible for a variety of high-quality events, ready to go

This, very special FIA E-Type, has been owned by a well-known and respected historic racer, for the past 20 years and no expense has been spared during this time preparing the car to the highest of standards. During his successful ownership, he has won Jaguar 'Driver of the Year' two times, HSCC Guards Trophy Championship - Overall champion along with Class wins, class wins in the competitive Jaguar Heritage series and its last outing was in the famous Le Mans Classic event last year.

During his ownership, the car has been featured in many magazines, including a track test feature by Autosport magazine at Snetterton circuit in Norfolk. Since the last outing at Le Mans, the engine has been fully rebuilt and just get three brand new carburetors. Absolutely ‘ready to race’. Eligible for a variety of top-class events and supplied with the ever-important FIA papers (until 2026) this rare and sensibly priced Jaguar E-Type is ready for its next owner to enjoy at the most exclusive and sought-after events in historic motorsport.