1963 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 3.8 FHC

Lot: 385

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Offered for sale is a 3.8L 1963 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 FHC manual. Coming with no history file, this lot's condition scores 55 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Ex-California, 3.8-litre, manual box FHC in need of restoration...


  • Left-hand drive, ex-US 3.8-litre Series 1 Coupe in need of renovation
  • Looks like a good basis for a major restoration. Still sits well
  • Not run for years and appears to be mostly there (form your own opinion)
  • Supplied with its US title document and a copy of its Jaguar Heritage Certificate
  • 39,224 miles indicated (not warranted). This could be an enjoyable and worthwhile project 


Lot Details

Registration: To be registered RHD/LHD: Left Hand Drive
Year: 1963 Engine size: 3.8L
Make: Jaguar Odometer reading (miles): 39224
Model: E-Type Series 1 FHC MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: 885693

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 55 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Not tried recently


Gears: Drive-shaft:


Not Tested

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


Minor: Major:


Not Tested

Vehicle History

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history