<span>This 1970 Jaguar XKE SII 4.2 is finished in Silver with a Tobacco interior.<br><br>The Series II Jaguars benefitted from more user-friendly mechanical improvements such as improved cooling and bigger brakes, plus options like power steering and A/C became available.<br><br>The Jaguar XKE series II is powered by a 246hp inline 6 cylinder engine with a 3 speed automatic transmission.<br><br>This example is non numbers matching.<br><br>The early history of this car is not known, although it does retain an original blue California license plate. The car was purchased by its current owner about 5 years ago whom immediately set out to make this a very useable daily driver.<br><br>Originally Sable brown, this car was repainted its current color four years ago. <br><br>The current owner has done extensive service and enhancements to make the car a useable classic.<br><br>Most significant work completed by British car specialist Delong's Automotive in Cambell, CA in 2014. <br><br>This included:<br><br>- Clean, paint and install motor and transmission. Correct block with Triple SU carburetors. <br>- Mounted new brake master cylinder.<br>- Fit upgrade A/C<br>- Send out Fuel Tank for cleaning and lining.<br>- New fuel lines.<br>- Rebuild front brake calipers<br>- Install Stainless steel exhaust<br><br>Factory A/C upgraded by Retro Air.<br><br> Recent repairs performed by Emiles Sports Car Performance:<br><br>- Replace Cap and Rotor, Ignition Wires and Spark Plugs. Set Ignition timing and Tripple SU Carbs including Choke Linkages.<br>- Repair Engine Cooling Fan Switch<br>- Re-Charge A/C System<br>- Hi Speed Mount and Balance Tires Universal Sport 185HR15<br>- Torque Sump Bolts and Timing Cover Bolts<br>- New Fuel Gauge Sending Unit.<br><br>Over $44,014.00 in receipts spent on upgrades and service in the last 4 years.<br><br>Interior is redone and looks basically as new. Moto Lita Steering wheel. All gauges are in good working order.<br><br><br>A great looking E Type that is ready to be used and enjoyed. California titled and current registration.<br><br><br>All inspections welcome. We ship worldwide. <br><br>Contact us at 831.373.3131 day or evening.</span><br>
In 1963, Jaguar built a series of lightweight, aluminum-bodied E-Types specially designed for competition. Known as the Lightweight E-Type, just 12 were originally built, with six more continuation examples added to the tally in 2014. Expert E-Type restorer Eagle has attempted its own version of the Lightweight E-Type, this time designed as a road car rather than […]
Classic Motor Cars is a restoration business in Bridgnorth, UK, that specializes in rebuilding Jaguar E-types. “We work on E-types every day of the week,” said managing director Nigel Woodward. “Owners are constantly asking for extras for their cars like bespoke picnic hampers and luggage or specific upgrades. It occurred to me that we should […]
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