Lot 49

2018   |   Amelia Island Auctions 2018

1961 Jaguar E-Type Series I 3.8-Litre Roadster

SOLD $320,000

Estimate

$300,000 - $400,000

Chassis

875231

Engine

R1346-9

Car Highlights

The Most Collectible Variant of Jaguar’s Iconic 1960s Sports Car

Desirably Equipped with External Bonnet Latches, Flat Floors, and Welded Hood Louvers

Restored by Marque Specialist Richard Darnell; 100-Point Score in JCNA Competition

Formerly Owned by Famed Racing Driver Bobby Rahal

Retains Matching-Numbers Engine per Accompanying JDHT Certificate

Offered with Manual, Tools, and Extensive History File

Technical Specs

3,781 CC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Three SU HD8 Carburetors

265 BHP at 5,550 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

Saleroom Addendum

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