• Engine: 3.8L 6-cylinder
• HP: 300hp
• Transmission: 4-speed Moss (Quaife recoil gearbox)
• Full Race preparation
• Trade-ins accepted
Jaguar E-Type “Lightweight Style” Coupé
The Jaguar E-Type 1961 3.8L is a classic sports car known for its sleek design and impressive performance. It features a 3.8-liter inline six-cylinder engine that produces 265 horsepower, allowing it to accelerate from 0 to 60 miles per hour in just 6.4 seconds and reach a top speed of 150 miles per hour.
The car's body (based on a 1965 model) is made of lightweight aluminum and steel, with a long hood and curvaceous lines that contribute to its timeless beauty. The E-Type 1961 3.8L was considered one of the most beautiful cars of its time and continues to be a highly sought-after classic car by collectors and enthusiasts.
This 1961 Jaguar E-Type is a rare and stunning example of the famed Low Drag racing version, built to exacting specifications. Its body (based on a 1965 model) features front and rear aluminium bonnet panels, enlarged mudguards, and body-bearing roll bar give it a sleek, racing-inspired look.
The chassis of this E-Type has been fitted with a new race engine that includes an specific front and rear suspension for caster/camber adjustment, regular disc brakes with calipers, and correct Dunlop tires. The engine is a small 300 HP true and reliable valve head with Weber 48 carburetors, right manifolds, and dry sumps, providing exceptional power and performance.
This E-Type also comes equipped with a synchronised 4-speed Moss shifter with a Quaife recoil gearbox, homologated low drag single-bolt style peg drives, a homologated 100L fuel tank, and a dual fuel system. The car has been meticulously restored to its original specifications and comes with US import documents and plates, as well as FIA/CSAI documents for racing.
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