1961 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 Outside Bonnet Latch


Type :E-Type Series 1 Outside Bonnet Latch Roadster
Colour exterior:Cream
Colour interior:Red
Year built:1961
Price :Sale pending


Very rare and desirable E-Type !

This car left the Jaguar factory in August 1961.

Only 500 cars were produced with the external bonnet locks. In august 1961 these locks were replaced by internal bonnet locks. This car is one of the 385 LHD OBL roadsters that were produced.

However the former owner we bought the car from used to drive his car and maintained it good this car is in need of full restoration.
This car wasn’t on the market for decades.

-Last ownership for over 30 years
-Good running engine and gearbox
-Outside bonnet latches
-Correct steering wheel
-Original throttle linkages and air balance pipes
-Several rust spots in the usual E-Type area’s
-Original and matching # engine and gearbox
-JDHT Certificate
-Still in it’s original color combo of Cream over red interior
-USA title and EU import Documents. EU import Taxes paid
-The end value is significant higher after Restoration compared to the later model E-types

E-Type & Sports Cars is centrally located in the Netherlands in Soest. Near by Amsterdam and Utrecht. You are very welcome to visit us. Please note that we are open by appointment only. Please let us know in advance when you would like to visit us.

If you would like to receive more information or do you look for another car please do not hesitate to contact us.