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1961 Jaguar E-Type 3.8 FHC

1961 Jaguar E-type 3.8 series 1 FHC Flat Floor in its factory original colour combination of Opalescent Dark Green with Beige interior trim. Early flatfloor car, one of the first 200 LHD coupes produced.

Matching numbers, on Dutch EU registration, comes with a Heritage Certificate.

This car was produced on the 4th of November 1961 in Opalescent Dark Green with Beige interior trim. Dispatched on the 22nd of November 1961 through Jaguar Cars, New York USA to its first owner P Bean, Los Angeles, California, USA.

Incredibly original early car, complete no-expense spared restoration over the past years by its private owner with extreme attention to all original early details.

Matching numbers engine, still in its original delivery colour combination and comes with a Heritage Certificate, documentation, original tools and history.


Please contact us to make an appointment to view this E-type in our showroom in The Netherlands.

We are continuously looking for similar cars for outright purchase or to sell on a commission basis.


Jaguar E-type 3.8 series 1 FHC original specifications

Engine: 6 Cylinder DOHC Aluminium head, twin cam
Capacity: 3781 cc
Power: 265 bhp (198 KW) @5500 rpm
Top speed: 150 mph (240 km/h)
Fuel: Triple 2” HD8 SU carburettors
Suspension: All round independent
Brakes: All round Servo assisted disc brakes
Length: 4.45m (14’7”)
Width: 1.66m (5’6”)
Weight (dry): 1123 kg
Years built: 1961-1964
Number built: 1798 rhd, 5871 lhd


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