1966 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 4.2 2+2 Coupe

Lot: 215

Sold for (£): 41,580
Offered for sale is a 4.2L 1966 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 4.2 2+2 Coupe manual that has been with the current owner for the last 48 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 90 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Bid on this Lot

UK-supplied, Series 1 'Plus 2' from 48 years family ownership... 

  • This is an early 2+2, manual gearbox, Series 1, 3-wiper car, delivered new on 22/08/1966
  • From 48-years Father and Daughter ownership and cared for as one of the family
  • Benefitting from an older restoration some years ago including a complete engine rebuild
  • Finished in Old English White which suits the looks of the 9" longer, 4-seat car
  • Upgraded with an SU fuel pump, Lumenition ignition and a Kenlowe fan 
  • Sensibly guided to allow for further detailing which would take it to the next level
This car was consigned by Richard Greenhalgh. Please feel free to contact Richard on 07948 152921 / richard@classiccarauctions.co.uk


Lot Details

Registration: JTO 972D RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1966 Engine size: 4.2L
Make: Jaguar Odometer reading (miles): 66263
Model: E-Type Series 1 4.2 2+2 Coupe MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: 1E50248

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 90 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Professional rebuild and respray some years ago - the car has been well maintained.


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Vehicle History

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history