1976 Jaguar E-Type Series 1
1963 JAGUAR E-TYPE 3.8 LITER SERIES 1 ROADSTER --Red with Tan leather interior, Tan carpets and Tan convertible top, 9,000 miles since complete photo documented, nut and bolt restoration (completed 1997) by a Jaguar restoration specialist. VIN 879628Less than 4,000 miles ago, the following modifications have been performed on this E-type. The engine was removed and completely rebuilt with high compression pistons, connecting rods, camshafts, the cylinders heads were ported and polished and the standard carburetors exchanged for a triple Weber set up. The ignition system was upgraded to electronic type, the original radiator has been replaced with a performance aluminum type with auxiliary electric cooling fan, the generator was replaced-converted to an alternator, the gearbox was converted to a 5-speed unit (original gearbox is included), the clutch assembly was replaced, the wire wheels were replaced with new wider type to accept tubeless tires, the brake calipers have been upgraded to Wilwood with 2-piece rotors, all brake lines have been replaced with stainless steel type, the steering wheel has been changed to a Moto Lita type, the seats have been changed to 1967 type and finally modern AM/FM/CD radio with I-pod connection has been installed.This E-Type Roadster has been extremely well known to Autosport Designs. It is exceptional in every way, serviced properly, sorted and ready for immediate use or show. It is wonderful Jag for vintage rally use, it does everything well and has no disappointments. It complete with owner’s manual, restored factory jack, new knockoff hammer and original tool kit and roll. Absolutely exceptional!