A 2+2 coupe was added to the coupe and convertible body styles in 1966, and the 2+2 was the first E-type to be available with an automatic transmission. Research has shown that early Vin's camein all sorts of variations which depended on the individualmanufacturer at that time. So out came the engine and the engine got a rebuild with lots of new parts, including pistons, bearings, timing chains and components. It had been parked until early 2016 when I purchased it from him. It has the 3442cc inline six-cylinder engine mated to a Borg-Warner automatic transmission. The larger side, tail and fog lamps found a new home as a the radiator grille was updated. If you want to find out the location of a vehicle, please call us between the hours of 8:00 a.
Needless to say, the car is now presented in immaculate condition. The engine was then optically restored before being mated with the gearbox which was also fully overhauled aesthetically and mechanically. You can also choose a fee se … rvice such as CarFax to receive detailed information about a car. The driving lights were now incorporated into the frontal ensemble and a new wide center bar split the grille vertically. Review the information presented to learn more about the car.
A picture is distributed and confirmed with finge … rprints. It was after this that it moved onto ownership with a British aerospace engineer in Cheshire who owned the vehicle for some considerable 24 years. I have the parts for both these options, the current plan is to install the 3. Leather seats continued to be standard until 1967 when Jaguar offered it as optional in an effort to reduce the cost of the vehicle. . This was presumably to warn following drivers with good eyesight to expect impressive stopping power. This isn't a complete question, but I'll assume you mean that the title you hold does not have the vin number on it.
The 340 also received slimmer bumpers, over riders and the rear end was subtly re-shaped. To make the car financially accessible and compete with rivals such as the Rover P6, Jaguar finished the interiors of these last year run models in an Ambia leather like material with tufted carpets to make a cost saving in the production of the car. Viewings are by appointment only. In 1967 Jaguar rebadged the 2. In the case of the Jaguar Mk2, an identification plate is riveted at the top-center of the firewall under the hood. We can offer a manual gearbox conversion for this car if your desired preference, please call us to discuss further details.
Never purchase a car even from a dealer without doing a vehicle data check. The organisation of this site is based loosely on the approach adopted by both the blogs mentioned above. It had a respray in mid 1970. The servicing intervals were increased from 2,000 miles to 3,000 miles and there was a bit of modification in the shaping of the rear body while slimmer bumpers and over-riders were fitted. Thanks Phil, may I contact you later if I get stuck, Patrick Hi Pat, Thanks for your kind words.
Here's the history as I know. The other is on another ad. The odometer reads a mere 30,833 miles. Many 1960's Jaguars used this Upper switch cover assembly on the steering column, on automatic transmission cars. These line up with the intended use of the vehicle which is as a weekend warrior rather than a daily driver.
The original system has only two fuses. Four-wheel disc brakes were standard and the 3. The car came in Opalescent Green — the new colour is a big decision yet to be made. However, Mk2 brakes are no longer up to modern road and traffic conditions. Leather seats were standard until 1967 when Jaguar offered it as optional in an effort to reduce the cost of the vehicle. With a 0-60 time of around seven seconds and a 150-mph top speed, the Series I E-type was near the top of the early 1960s food chain and was indeed quicker than numerous sports cars with a much higher price tag. Nicely restored but not overly-restored.
In 1961 The Motor magazine tested a 3. Sir William Lyons' magnificent Mark 2, in 2. The cabin space was updated with 18% more cabin glass area, which majorly improved the visibility. A 150-mile road test was carried out a genuine pleasure and the car will sit a high motorway speeds all day long. With all the rising scams on Craigslist and other sites, sellers list with us to protect their privacy.