1961 Jaguar E-Type
1961 Jaguar E-Type
$249,900
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Classic Car Overview

Spectacular Four-Year, No Expense Spared, Restoration ByE-Type Specialist Greg Weldy

Meticulous Attention To Detail!

Driven Less Than 2,000 Miles Since Completion In 2019

Just Released From A Respected Private Collection

Rare And Desirable Early Flat Floor With Welded BonnetLouver Example

Stunning Factory Correct Color Combination

1 Of Only 2,086 Left-Hand-Drive Examples Built

Only 45,955 Actual Miles

Numbers Matching Engine

Drives And Performs As New

Documentation Includes Owner’s Manual, Toolkit, AndJaguar Heritage Trust Certificate

Tremendous Investment Potential

Opportunity To Own One Of The Very Best!!

A Dream For The Jaguar Collector!

Options Include:

Chrome Wire Wheels

Leather Bucket Seats

Wood-Rimmed Steering Wheel

Four-Speed Manual Transmission


A car Enzo Ferrari called “the most beautiful car evermade”, the Jaguar E-Type is considered by many to be one of the most gorgeousautomobiles ever built. It took the automotive world by storm upon itsunveiling at the 1961 Geneva Motor Show and still continues to turn heads tothis day. Underneath its gorgeous, aerodynamic exterior were severalstate-of-the-art features. Four-wheel independent suspension was at all fourcorners along with four-wheel disc brakes that were mounted inward of the axlesin the rear. A rack-and-pinion unit provided responsive steering and helped tomake the E-type one of the best handling cars of the era. Power was initiallyprovided by the 3.8 Litre straight-six from the XK150S. Producing 265horsepower, the E-type was capable of more than 150mph. Combined, thesefeatures made the E-type one of the most celebrated sports cars ever producedwith incredible power, handling, braking, and style that rivaled anything elseEurope produced. With such timeless appeal and praised appearance, it is nowonder why the Series 1 E-type roadster is one of only a handful of motorcarson display at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. Coveted in its day by themost sporting of drivers, the E-type still remains one of the most sought-aftercars in history, especially in Series I Roadster form.

 

The magnificent 1961 Jaguar E-Type Series I 3.8 Litre “FlatFloor” Roadster featured here is finished in gorgeous factory correct CarmenRed over a Biscuit leather interior and black folding convertible top. Thisearly flat floor example comes with welded bonnet louvers making this theperfect Series I Roadster to add to any premier collection. Driven just 2,000miles since a complete 4-year no-expense-spared show-quality restoration byMarquis specialist Greg Weldy and is now ready for its next caretaker. We areproud to offer this exquisite and extremely rare 1961 Jaguar E-type Series I3.8 Litre “Flat Floor” Roadster to the most demanding collector investor orenthusiast who desires to own one of the very best.

Ready to make an investment you can actually enjoy? Classiccars have proven to be among the most resilient and rewarding investments inrecent years with the Historic Automobile Group Index (HAGI) jumping 39% in2013, 16% in 2014, and 17% in 2015 while posting gains of 467% over the last 10years. Please contact one of our expert sales consultants for more information.They will be happy to give you a complete walk-around, supply you with a moredetailed description and answer any questions you may have. Buy withconfidence.


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Vehicle Specifications

  • VIN
    875464
  • Classic Car ID
    101722450
  • Stock Number
    407762
  • Category
    Import Classics
  • Body Style
    Other
  • New/Used
    Used
  • Mileage
    45,955 miles
  • Engine
    6 Cylinder
  • Doors
    Two Door
  • Transmission
    4 Speed Manual
  • Custom Color
    Carmen Red
  • Seat Color
    Biscuit Leather

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