Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1970
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Blue
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - Légende et Passion
Espace Fontvielle
Monaco
On View:
Sunday 17th May 2009 12:00 - 19:00
Monday 18th May 2009 from 10:00
Sale:
Monday 18th May 2009
Collectors' Items 11:00
Motor Cars at 13:30
Admission by catalogue only - admits two.
Registration Number: EU Registered Chassis Number: 1R28331
In 1966, five years after the introduction of the E-Type, Jaguar updated the wildly popular sports car with the launch of the Series 2. Open headlights without glass covers, a wrap-around rear bumper, re-positioned and larger front indicators and taillights below the bumpers, better cooling aided by an enlarged radiator intake and twin electric cooling fans, together with uprated brakes, are all hallmarks of Series 2 cars. Cars destined for America were detuned as a result of having to meet that country’s emission regulations, and, breathing through two Stromberg carburettors, suffered a dramatic drop in power to just 177bhp; European market cars, however, still sported tr