Jaguar E-Type 3.8 Series 1 Roadster


If you are interested in this vehicle please contact Hofmann’s of Henley on 01491 848800 or complete the short enquiry form.

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5 Speed Manual

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This UK supplied, Numbers matching right hand drive Jaguar E-Type Series 1 Roadster 3.8 we have the pleasure of offering here at Hofmann’s has been subject to a complete ‘nut and bolt’, bare shell restoration to present one of the best usable road going examples that we have ever seen. Accompanying this stunning E Type is the cars original ‘buff’ logbook, operating manuals, continued history relating all the way back to the original owner, along with a complete history file documenting the care, love and attention that has gone into the restoration of this iconic British sports car.

This beautiful drop head roadster is a matching numbers car and still wears its early number plate. The car remains unmodified from factory specification bar the popular 5-speed gearbox upgrade which offers a sustainably superior driving experience that any new owner will not be disappointed in – To note, the original gearbox will also be supplied with the car to maintain the matching numbers originality.

Finished in glorious Laser Blue, taken from the 2005 Williams/BMW Formula 1 car and painted by specialist Normandale of Daventry, this car is in an impeccable condition throughout. All complementing chrome work is again in flawless condition, and the iconic and original 72 spoke wheels have been refurbished to a perfect standard.

The interior is in flawless condition, having been re-trimmed in sumptuous light grey leather. All switches, dials and internal brightwork are again in impeccable condition, making it a great cabin to be inside.

The newly trimmed convertible roof provides sufficient weather security should the time arise.

This car has been comprehensively restored, and then further inspected and set-up for road use by ourselves. It is in a get in and drive condition, offering reliable classic motoring at the turn of a key and is accompanied by documented photos of the restoration.

Jaguar E-Types are desirable models and with S1 drop head coupes being the most sought after. Our car is a worthy contender for any collector or enthusiast wishing to use a perfect example.

As with all our cars here at Hofmann’s the car has undergone a comprehensive pre sales inspection by one of our Classic Jaguar experienced technicians.

For more information or to arrange a viewing please don’t hesitate to call one of the Sales team here at Hofmann’s.

All vehicles supplied through Hofmann’s have funding options available and part exchanges welcome.



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