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

Lot: TBA

Estimate (£): 35,000 - 40,000
(+buyer’s premium of 13.2% including VAT @ 20%)
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:

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 (Cream) 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


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.


Door-cards: Carpets:
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Dashboard: Boot:


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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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