1969 Jaguar E-Type SII
This classic car is for auction at online auction platform Catawiki. Please click here to place a bid an to find more information about this. 3 generations of the Jaguar E-type (Jaguar XK-E) were built between 1961 and 1974. The E-type meant a revolution in the design, performance and control of sports cars. The Jaguar E-type holds first place on the list of the Top sports cars of the 1960s.The Series II was manufactured from 1969 to 1971 and has headlights without glass covers (the lights of the series 1 had problems with steam), a rear bumper pleated around the back, shifted and larger indicators, rear lights placed below the rear bumper, enhanced cooling with a larger radiator grille and upgraded brakes. The interior was also redesigned. They were also fitted with new control levers, more comfortable seats and optional air conditioning and power steering. This Jaguar is in restored condition (engine and transmission are original, the car has matching numbers). The vehicle starts immediately, shifts smoothly and powerfully through all gears, idles nicely at 900 rpm and brakes properly. This Jaguar features beautiful wire rims and nice chrome. In the past, the car was both technically and optically restored. The Jaguar is thus in a very neat condition, as can be seen in the photos.The interior is in a very neat condition (seats recently fitted with new leather) and the paint looks fresh and has a beautiful deep shine. The soft-top was also replaced during the restoration, so it is still like new. These Jaguar E-type convertibles are rising in value, especially a Jaguar E-type convertible from the first or second series are increasingly difficult to find. So don't wait too long and grab this opportunity to be the owner of this wonderful classic.Technical information:Jaguar E-Type 4.2L Series 2 Roadster / Cabriolet - 1969Brand: Jaguar Type: E-Type 4.2L Series 2 Roadster / ConvertibleYear of manufacture: 1969Engine and power: 4235 cc I6 266 HP (Matching numbers)Fuel: Petrol Transmission: Manual (Matching numbers)Odometer reading: 67936 Number of keys: 5 Margin: Yes (already imported to the Netherlands, VAT and import duties paid in full)Documents / registration number: USA titleVIN: 1r7844OPTIONS: - Leather upholstery (recently replaced)- Original Jaguar chrome-plated wire rims - Audiovox radio/cassette player- Audiovox speakers- Dual exhaust - Chrome-plated bumpers - Soft top included (recently replaced).- Wooden steering wheel- Matching spare wheel- Central armrestADDITIONAL INFORMATION:- The bottom was replaced in the past, the related welding was not performed professionally (see pictures), so this should be corrected in order to make the bottom neat again. Also, there’s some rust at the sills (see pictures).- Heater not present.The car can be viewed and picked up in Schiedam, the Netherlands.