FOR SALE Jaguar S1 E-type SLW 1963
Jaguar used lightweight aluminium panels, additional
cooling ducts and Perspex windows (aside from the windscreen).
In 1964 Jaguar made one semi lightweight with chassis number S850817.
This E-type left the factory as a normal road car with chassis no 850792. Which is just in between the Lightweights and the semi
lightweight of production year 1964. The car was first registered in the UK
with licence number J3414.
The E-type was used by the previous 2 German owners in international Rallies. It has taken part in the historic rally of Monte Carlo in the nineties. The old HTP papers with stamps and remarks of the FIA scrutineering are with the car. There are many documents and papers that come with the car. Invoices, old and new FIA HTP papers, recent results, German road registration papers and more.
The Car is offered in 100% race-ready condition with nothing further to spend while it also has a German road registration and comes with 2019 issued FIA HTP papers.
Conform to the semi-lightweight requirement the car has a steel monocoques with aluminium hardtop, doors and boot lid Only the bonnet is still Steel. The full FIA approved Roll cage is made recent in the Netherlands and aproved by the Knaf. Documents are coming with the car.
The widened transmission tunnel which can house the homologated 5 speed ZF gearbox. Which is not in the car. It allows to take out the gearbox separate from the engine.
Among the more distinctive features, some ofwhich are Lightweight-specific, are vents on the roof and boot lid, leather bonnet straps, a bonnet-mounted air deflector.
Denis Welsh supplied a spare set of wheels. They are now with Dunlop 600/650M15 tyres
Wide rear fenders are as homologated and can house the widest 650M or 700L Dunlop tyres.
A big Aston fuel filler cap in the rear bonnet is for filling the 120 litre aluminium tank, build to Fia standards, in the trunk.
The underneath of the car has been finished in body colour rather than undersealed, and is almost as immaculate as what’s on top.
2 sets of Tyres/wheels come with the car; One set with Avon CR6-ZZ and one set Dunlop 600/650M15.
The suspension and brakes were uprated recent to Fia HTP as well many new suspension parts like
springs and Koni big body double adjustable shock absorbers and
up-rated torsion bars.
ENGINE AND Spares
2 extra Gearboxes come with the car.
Please contact us for further details mails,images, or to arrange a viewing of this Jaguar E-type Semi-Lightweight.
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