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99 900€

1970 Jaguar E-Type Series 2

Details of the vehicle
Year 1970
Mileage 4600 km
En avant
  • Invoice history available
  • Restored vehicle
  • File photos of the restoration
  • Paint redone
  • Non-accident vehicle
  • Technical inspection less than 6 months old
  • Collection car registration card
  • Meter in km
  • Guaranteed mileage
  • Known history
  • Less than 3 owners
  • Matching number
  • 6 cylinders
  • Manual gearbox
  • Left-hand steering wheel
  • Air conditioning
  • Healthy underpinnings
  • Leather seats
Seller's Note
Jaguar E Type 4.2 L S2 Coupé 1970 - Fully restored - New mechanics - Air conditioning - 4,600 km Rare gem. Passionate and meticulous, sells Jaguar Type E Serie 2 FHC (Fixed Head Coupé) 4.2 L completely restored, of American origin, 3rd hand, first registration in February 1970 in New York, LHD (Left Hand Drive). Vehicle in superb condition (midnight blue / cinnamon interior), Matching Numbers, 3 double-barrel Weber carburetors (265 hp), no maintenance required for 12 months (untested, serviced in Nov. '23). Purchase for enthusiasts, collectors or investors in view of the increasing value of this model, its rare condition and complete history (purchase and restoration invoices including 700 photos per restoration stage, and Jaguar Heritage certificate dated Feb. 17, 1970). Confirmed by an expert appraisal (2021), attesting to the authenticity of the original mechanical elements (matching), and the quality of the restoration. Numerous photos / file and additional details available on request. History: Delivered new in February 1970 to New York, this Jaguar Type E remained there for 14 years, before going to its second owner in Pennsylvania for 32 years (1984-2016). Imported in January 2017 by its 3rd and current owner. Complete restoration carried out including: engine, braking system, running gear, interior, exhaust, body & paint (complete file incl. over 45keur of invoices available) For your information: 3,785 FHC 4.2L Série 2 (LHD) models were produced worldwide Overall condition: In superb condition. Extremely rare configuration in "Dark Blue" (color of the year 1970) and Cinnamon interior (original color) with air-conditioning (standard and refurbished). Appraised in 2021, Matching Numbers (Jaguar Heritage certificate): engine, gearbox, chassis, bodywork. Fully restored by a recognized Jaguar professional in France (contact on request). Mileage: 4,578 km (evolving) First MEC: 17/02/1970 Chassis no.: 1R 27828 Engine no.: 7R 10708-9 Driveability Perfectly reliable (frequent driving). Perfect braking. Automatically activated electric fan ensures stable engine temperature even in traffic jams. The 4.2 L engine delivers more low-end torque, making for a smoother, more refined driving experience than previous models equipped with the 3.8 L engine. Performance is just as sensational as before (test videos available on request). Powertrain All original mechanical components have been overhauled and restored from A to Z (steering, clutch, engine block, carburetion, new wiring harness). Engine: 4.2L, in-line 6-cylinder, 265 bhp (198 kW): the block starts perfectly well, is well tuned and takes to the revs. Complete restoration: new pistons/valves, cylinder re-boring, rectified cylinder head Performance: torque: 384 Nm, max. speed: 241 km/h, 0-100 km/h: 6.4 seconds Original 4-speed manual gearbox with new clutch - smooth gear changes Exhaust: original rectified stainless steel line Transmission: rear with restored axle Brakes: new discs and calipers Suspension: new shock absorbers Miscellaneous: new spark plugs, fuel pump, brake servo Tool kit available & complete with original repair jack and special wrench for wheel nuts Improvements made: installation of 3 Weber carburetors (265 hp) (the 2 original STRONBERG 175 carburetors are available & delivered with the car), addition of a "Kenlowe" electric fan with automatic release to refresh the block in addition to the original 2-blade propeller, addition of a manual circuit breaker and an electronic igniter Regular annual maintenance carried out (last in Nov. 2023: oil change 4300 km). Exterior New paintwork (professionally redone in 2020, invoice available), Dark Blue color, bodywork in perfect condition Refurbished chrome on almost all exterior elements (bumper, windscreen and rear window trim) New 15-inch wire wheels fitted with VREDESTEIN Classic tires (4000 km), 4 JAGUAR chrome knock-offs Underframes: particularly sound and corrosion-free. Model-specific protective cover included. Interior The interior and upholstery have been refurbished strictly as original (seat and door trim, headlining, dashboard, trunk). New upholstery (BAS international), Cinnamon color, new interior and Matching colors (incl. headliner, carpets) identical to original (Jaguar Heritage certificate), fire extinguisher installed under passenger seat. Original Smiths counters restored (with miles in km/h re-calibration), dashboard shows no defects: new and optimized, identical to the original (1970 option) Caliber radio (vintage look, identical to the original front panel, but including CD, Bluetooth and USB) Seat belts with retractor & pretensioner (new, added) Jaguar Type E Serie 2 manuals included (Jaguar service Handbook & Haynes Owners workshop manual) Documents available - Restoration file (700 photos) and Recent photos file (300) - Complete invoices file (including acquisition) - Test drive videos - Collection registration certificate (France) - Jaguar Heritage certificate (Matching Numbers) - Appraisal report (2021, Paris) - Blank technical inspection Auto visible in Paris 16
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