1965 JAGUAR E-TYPE CONVERTIBLE - 63975 Sold* at Palm Beach 2008 - Lot #654.1 1965 JAGUAR E-TYPE CONVERTIBLE http://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/63975/63975_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #654.1

1965 JAGUAR E-TYPE CONVERTIBLE

Auction Palm Beach 2008
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 654.1
Year 1965
Make JAGUAR
Model E-TYPE
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 1E10853
Exterior Color CREAM
Interior Color CARMEL
Cylinders 6
Engine Size 4.2 LITER
Transmission 4-SPEED MANUAL
Description

Lot #654.1 - 1965 Jaguar Series 1 E-Type convertible. 4.2 Liter 6-cylinder engine with a 4-speed in cream with camel top and camel interior. This vehicle had a total ground-up restoration completed in 2000. All body panels and systems were replaced or repaired to bring the vehicle to new condition. The upholstery was refitted with new leather, vinyl and new carpeting was installed. It has a new Stay Fast cloth top. The engine was replaced and all new parts were installed including new cylinder heads, new valves, guides, tensioners and springs. Other new parts include a new water pump, new clutch system, shift bushings, a new first gear synchro, new radiator with auxiliary fan, new heater tank, new battery, exhaust system, etc. A rare factory air conditioning system was also installed. Extreme attention to detail including a complete factory original tool kit, hub removing tool and original copper hammer is included. All new parts and a perfectly restored and running engine. 4,000 miles on the rebuild. This takes you back to the break-in period of a beautiful new car.