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Jaguar E-type serie 1 roadster (open) 4.2 1966


An iconic car, according to many the most beautiful car in the world. Considered a work of art, it is on display at the Momma Museum in New York. This is the only Jaguar E-type series 1 roadster of Spanish origin on the market. We recommend you to see the complete dossier.

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Jaguar E-type roadster (open) series 1 4.2 1966.
Sold new in Spain, retains its original registration plate. Only Jaguar E-type series 1 roadster of Spanish origin on the market.
Registered as historic spanish car.
Chassis number 1E12900 (matching E-type series 1 4.2 open).
Engine number 7E3682-9
(matching E-type series 1 4.2).
It retains its original hard top which was optional at the time. Rare, difficult and expensive to obtain.

Excellent performance, see test videos.
Rust free chassis in excellent condition. See photo dossier where we show you underbody and critical areas.

Known history of the car:
– 07/06/1966 Car registered new on the island of Tenerife. It has a total of 3 owners in Tenerife.
– 12/11/1990 Car bought by an engineering professor from Barcelona who has owned it for 30 years. As a good engineer this person makes modifications to the car (all reversible) to make the car to his liking and to improve the driving.
– 05/2020 NorClassics manages the purchase of the car for one of our clients who has it until 2023 and sells it to us. The car is currently owned by us.

Modifications (driving improvements) carried out by the long-term owner:
– installation of power steering.
– installation of Tremec 5-speed gearbox (we have the original 4-speed).
– installation of electric windows (can be removed and returned to crank system).
– replacement of Smith clocks with more modern and accurate ones. Original Smith clocks are available.
– addition of headrests. These can be left in place as originally.
– electrical system revised and upgraded. Stereo and radio.

In 2020 complete overhaul done changing all fluids, 5 tyres, thermostat, rear suspension and springs, carb tune up…. historic car dossier done.

Many jaguar E-type spare parts are available with an important value.

Jaguar Héritage certificate available.