1969 Jaguar E-Type SII

Roadster

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1969
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Navy Blue
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - Automoto D‘Epoca
Padova Fiera
Padova, Italy
Saturday 24th October 2009
Admission by catalogue only - admits two
Registration Number: EU registered Chassis Number: 1R8008
This car was hand picked in the United States for the fact that it was unusually original, corrosion free, and retained its original floor which is rare for an E-Type roadster. Photographs on file confirm the condition of the car as it was before restoration work commenced. The restoration has been completed in September of this year by a renowned workshop specialising in Jaguar E-Types and lauded for the quality of their work. In July a 1500 km road test was carried out to iron out any imperfections and make adjustments as necessary, the vendor noting that 200 km/h was easily attainable! A photographic dossier accompanying the car attests to the high level and precision of the work carried out. The car has recently been re-registered in Italy, (a copy of the original American registration is