This 1968 Jaguar XKE Series 1 1/2 Open Two Seater is an outstanding example. Professionally restored about two years ago Finished in Carmen Red with black leather and black carpets synchronized 4-speed manual transmission chrome wire wheels blackwall radial tires woodrim steering wheel AM-FM radio. Car now has been driven enough to shake out any issues from its restoration while still being highly showable at local events and on tours. Home market and European delivery Series 1 1/2 E-types retained the earlier three SU carburetor intake with canister style air cleaner assembly and this example has that configuration combining the best of the Series I and 1 1/2 in engine performance and responsiveness while retaining the fluted cam covers of the Series 1 1/2.This is a car that can be driven with confidence and pride in its appearance the quality of its restoration and the care it has received an outstanding example of the type and one of the most seductive powerful comfortable automobiles of its or any other time.
The Pick of the Day either needs it all or looks perfect as is, depending on your point of view
This is the 20th car in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Scottsdale collector car auction
The Pick of the Day is a highly desirable early flat-floor model of the iconic British sports car in need of restoration
It seems that the world must be filled with abandoned Jaguars waiting to be discovered in barns and garages and then pulled out and sold at auction.
Introduced in 1961 at the Geneva Motor Show as the successor to the XK series, the Jaguar E-type, also known as the XK-E, was sleek and resembled the famous D-type race car.
The Jaguar E-Type has been universally hailed since new as one of the most beautiful cars ever constructed.
A musty “barn-find” 1963 Jaguar E-type coupe was the top seller at Classic Car Auctions’ sale last weekend at the Warwickshire Exhibition Centre in the U.K.
After winning the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1955, 1956 and 1957 with its D-type, Jaguar was concerned that its newest technology had not passed down to its road cars.
With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, ClassicCars.com is feeling the love and asked readers to vote for the most romantic car.