E-Types For Sale1966 Series 1 4.2 Coupe



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  • One Owner From New
    Just 64,476 km Driven
    Unrestored Completely Original Example

  • Matching Numbers & Colours
    Fantastic History
    Rare European Left Hand Drive Example

  • One of Fewer Than 100 Examples Designated For Sweden
    Increasingly Rare In This Condition

An ultimate Preservation Class Jaguar E-Type.

  • It’s unlikely that many people booked a one-way ticket from Stockholm to Coventry in 1966, but that is exactly what one father and son did.

    Waiting for them upon their arrival was no tourist coach however, instead their onward journey would be made in a gleaming pair of brand new Jaguars. On the 15th July 1966, Elgestad Senior and Junior arrived at Browns Lane to collect their respective new motorcars; a black Mark X for the father and this Opalescent Dark Green E-Type for his son.

    The drive back home to Stockholm must certainly have left an enduring impression, as the 29 year old Pekka Elgestad would go on to keep his E-Type until his recent passing.

    In Mr Elgestad’s ownership the E-Type has never been damaged, dismantled or restored and remains in unbelievable original condition.

  • A complete recommission of the front and rear suspension systems was completed in 2005 and the bodywork has been continually rust protected from new. 

    Presented today in quite astounding original condition, and now re-registered on its original 1966 Coventry number plate, this really is an opportunity like no other.

    Whether your desire is silverware in the burgeoning preservation classes at Concours d’Elegance, that authentic E-Type driving experience or indeed subtle improvements while retaining the original look then this is the perfect E-Type Coupe.

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Every E-Type we sell can be converted to left or right hand drive, and can also benefit from our world-renowned Eagle upgrades. Learn about the Eagle Difference.