1963 Jaguar E-Type 3.8 FHC

1963 Jaguar E-Type 3.8 FHC

Red / Black

Perfect example of the first series 3.8 Jaguar E-type FHC with aluminium dashboard. Great car with recent full engine rebuild.

SOLD to Sweden

Great first series Jaguar E-type FHC in absolute very nice condition.

This series 1 FHC was built on the 7th of January 1963 and delivered through Jaguar Cars New York, USA to its first owner, B Sherman, USA.

Since 1994 the car was owned and fully restored by its owner in Michigan. Late 2013 the car was imported into the Netherlands and bought by its current owner who performed a complete no-expense-spared service and full engine rebuild. The car is currently running in and ready to be enjoyed for many years to come.

The car is on Dutch EU registration and comes with a Heritage Certificate and a large history and service file.


Jaguar E-type 3.8 series 1 FHC original specifications

Engine: 6 Cylinder DOHC Aluminium head, twin cam
Capacity: 3781 cc
Power: 265 bhp (198 KW) @5500 rpm
Top speed: 150 mph (240 km/h)
Fuel: Triple 2″ HD8 SU carburettors
Suspension: All round independent
Brakes: All round Servo assisted disc brakes
Length: 4.45m (14’7″)
Width: 1.66m (5’6″)
Weight (dry): 1123 kg
Years built: 1961-1964
Number built: 1798 rhd, 5871 lhd