|3.8 Jaguar E-Type||Bronze|
|Fixed Head Coupe||Biscuit|
|Left Hand Drive|
|Jaguar Cars New York|
|17 November 1961|
|8 November 1961||United States|
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Record Creation: Entered on 4 October 2004.
Database Updates: Show dataplate edits
Originality: Noted for being in "original condition"
Owner: Peter Slater
Updated April 4th, 2015. Not legal proof of ownership.
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2004-10-04 09:28:19 | pauls writes:
Car was sold at auction 10/31/95
Jaguar E-Type S1 3.8 (1961)
Auction Classic Cars
Coys, Kensington sales centre, Kensington
Lot Number 012
Hammer Price £13350
Hammer Price (inc premium) -
Condition rating 1
Registration number WSU 288
Chassis number 885175
Engine number R2562-9
2011-04-29 23:38:51 | Peter Slater writes:
I imported this car into Australia in 2008. It was returned to the UK in 1989, restored and converted to right had drive by M&C Wilkinson. Also upgraded with all-synchro box, series 3 front brakes, alternator, kenlow cooling fan and 6 branch manifold
2011-12-31 03:43:33 | Peter Slater writes:
After consulting the JDHT it was discovered that 885175 had been given the wrong body number at some stage. The ID plate was stamped V1114 when in fact the correct body number is V1206. A new JDHT Heritage Certificate was issued confirming this.
2015-04-04 16:57:34 | Peter Slater writes:
Displayed at Jaguar National Rally Tasmania March 2015 were it was awarded the Ian Cummins Trophy for "Best Car on Display not entered in Concours"