1965 Jaguar E-Type SI

3.8 Roadster - Barn Find - unseen and unused since 1965

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1965
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Grey
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - The Nürburgring
Germany
Saturday 8th August 2009
Motor Cars at 17:00
Viewing: Friday 7th August from 10:00 to 19:00
Saturday from 10:00
Admission by catalogue only - admits two.
Telephone number from 6 - 8 August: +49 (0) 2691 932 62 90
BARN FIND - unseen and unused since 1965 -
COYS EUROPE IS PARTICULARY PROUD TO PRESENT ANOTHER "Cinderella story” after the successful SALE OF THE XK 120 Roadster BARN FIND, having belonged to BATTLE OF BRITAN ACE F/O BH BOWRING, in their BLENHEIM PALACE SALE on 18.7.2009.
This is another rare find indeed! This E-Type was sold as a new car in 1963 to an American air force pilot named Lt. Walter Kosko during his service in Germany by no other than legendary racing driver`s Peter Lindner Jaguar dealership at Wiesbaden and was delivered to him on 27.11.1963.
Lt. Kosko used his new pride and joy during his last 2 years of service and as so many US officers that were buying European Sports cars during their stay in Europe, paying with their st