|4.2 Jaguar E-Type||Golden Sand|
|Open Two Seater||Black|
|Right Hand Drive||Black|
|19 May 1967|
|26 April 1967||Great Britain|
|1967||Opalescent Silver Blue|
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Record Creation: Entered on 24 August 2004.
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Registered: FYO 371C
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2004-08-24 20:26:32 | pauls writes:
Car was sold at auction in '00, info at:
Estimate £20000 - 22000
Hammer Price £21000.00
Colour GOLDEN SAND
Trim Colour BLACK
Chassis No 1E 1809
Engine No 7E-13205-9
M.O.T FEB 2001
This delightful example of the most popular Jaguar 'E' Type 4.2 Roadster has been entered by a gentleman from South Yorkshire who informs us that the engine has recently been rebuilt and converted to run on unleaded fuel. At the same time the axle was rebuilt by a company called C.M.C. and in the history file there are photographs showing work being carred out on the engine and the axle.
The interior of the car has recently been retrimmed and new chrome wire wheels and tyres have been fitted as well as a stainless steel exhaust. The vendor describes the car as being in very good condition throughout and we have found over the years that the 4.2 Roadsters are becoming harder to find, especially in good condition.
The car comes with a current V5 registration and it's exempt road fund licence which will enable the lucky new owner to drive this car away from today's sale.
A wonderful example.
2005-07-18 19:37:37 | Neil Larke writes:
This car now belongs to me as of 16/5/2005, 1 owner since the previous auction sale above.
The engine rebuild described above was not a complete sucess - pistons/bores became glazed and it all had to be done again in 2004/5 - I'm running it in as we speak
2006-10-04 15:05:45 | Neil Larke writes:
The car was far from "in very good condition" - inner sills, floor etc shot
Has now had a rebuild back and forwards from the original bulkhead to superb condition. She has been sprayed in silver blue and is now waiting to be put back together
2006-10-04 17:13:26 | Roger writes:
Neil, sorry to hear of your discoveries, but it's pretty par for the course (see 876073), don't ask me how I know!