1971 Jaguar E-Type Series 3 Roadster

Lot: 375

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Offered for sale is a 5.3L 1972 Jaguar E-Type V12 Roadster S3 manual that has been with the current owner for the last 9 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 107 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A Concours-quality, UK-supplied, manual gearbox, V12 Roadster...

  • The car was the subject of a thorough restoration by XK Engineering some years ago
  • Supplied with an extensive history file, including the story of its restoration
  • The 272bhp V12 is now fitted with twin SU carburettors in place of the Strombergs
  • Built in 1971 (first registered March 1972) and believed to be matching numbers (TBC)
  • Used lightly during recent years, it will have a new MOT prior to the sale
  • Placed a creditable 3rd in last years E-Type Day Concours at Prescott
  • Although restored many years ago, this lovely Signal Red Series 3 continues to sparkle

Lot Details

Registration: LJW 852K RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1972 Engine size: 5.3L
Make: Jaguar Odometer reading (miles): 10374
Model: E-Type V12 Roadster S3 MOT expiry: 2021-06-15
Warranted: No Chassis number: 1S1179

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 107 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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Components: Starting:
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Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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Vehicle History


Extensive history file including more than 12 older MOts and ten tax discs from most recent ownership

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