Lot 27

2019   |   Pebble Beach 2019

1961 Jaguar E-Type Series I 3.8-Litre Fixed Head Coupe

SOLD $626,500

Estimate

$650,000 - $750,000

Chassis

885018

Engine

R1447-9

Car Highlights

A Very Early Production Outside-Bonnet Latch Coupe

One of 12 Known Survivors of the 20 Left-Hand-Drive Examples Built

Retains Its Matching-Numbers Drivetrain per JDHT Certificate

Finished in Its Original Colors in a 4,250-Hour Concours Restoration by Jeff’s Resurrections

Recipient of Multiple Best of Show Trophies and 100-Point Judging Scores

One of the Rarest and Most Significant Road-Going Jaguars

Technical Specs

3,781 CC DOHC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Three SU HD8 Carburetors

265 BHP at 5,500 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Servo-Assisted Dunlop Disc Brakes, Inboard Rear

Front Independent-Wishbone Suspension with Torsion Bars and Telescopic Dampers

Rear Independent Suspension with Coil Springs and Telescopic Dampers

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