1972 Jaguar E-Type Series 3 FHC 2+2

Lot: 113

Sold for (£): 36,300
Offered for sale is a 5.3L 1972 Jaguar Series 3 FHC E type 2+2 automatic that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 108 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A smartly presented and very usable, four-seat big cat...


  • Full service history including its "Passport to Service" and many MoTs
  • Reported to drive particularly well after much suspension work
  • Recent service with seals and gaskets. Carburettors calibrated/seals/needle valves. New fuel pump and lines. New oil pressure switch  
  • Factory fitted electric sliding steel sunroof. Recent paintwork. New window rubbers


Lot Details

Registration: JDS 571K RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1972 Engine size: 5.3L
Make: Jaguar Odometer reading (miles): 86400
Model: Series 3 FHC E type 2+2 MOT expiry: 2018-10-23
Warranted: No Chassis number: 1S50780BW

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 108 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Fresh paint and new window seals. Front lower air scoop repaired and repainted. Slight blistering to offside bonnet.



Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Offside 'A' post trim panel wear and tear.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Recent service carried out. Sundry engine seals/gaskets and mounts. New oil pressure switch, and various water pipes. All carburettors calibrated and new seals kit and needle valves and new fuel pump and lines. 


Gears: Drive-shaft:


Gearbox seals replaced and service carried out.

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


All new rear suspension bushes and rear brake pads. All bearings checked and re-torqued.


Minor: Major:

Vehicle History


Includes all original workshop manuals, parts book and British Leyland Passport. Just a few MOTs lost along the way.

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