1963 Jaguar E-type 3.8 OTS

1963 Jaguar E-type 3.8 OTS

Carmen Red / Black

Beautiful condition with recent full engine overhaul. Matching numbers.

SOLD in Holland

1963 Jaguar E-type 3.8 series 1 OTS in its factory original colour combination of Carmen Red with Black interior trim.

Matching numbers, on Dutch EU registration, comes with a Heritage Certificate.

This Jaguar E-type was produced on the 25th of April 1963 and dispatched on the 18th of May 1963 through Jaguar Cars New York, USA to its first owner Mr. D.J. Gaspard, Los Angeles, California, USA.

A very nice example of the early 3.8 liter roadster with aluminium dash and original bucket seats.
Original California delivery, matching numbers with lots of paperwork and history.
Restored to superb condition over the past few years with $45.000,- spent in the last 3.000 miles and full engine rebuild by XK Unlimited 400 miles ago.
Beautiful paint in perfect condition with absolute stunning detailed interior and engine bay.
Comes with heritage certificate, original jack & hammer, instruction books and loads of invoices dating back to the eighties.


Jaguar E-type 3.8 series 1 OTS 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): 1098 kg
Years built: 1961-1964
Number built: 942 rhd, 6885 lhd