1962 JAGUAR E TYPE SEMI-LIGHTWEIGHT FIA - Very competitive E Type - Numerous participations in the Tour Auto and Le Mans Classic.
A well-known E-Type Jaguar that regularly leads historic races
This Jaguar E-Type was delivered new on November 27, 1962 in Island as evidenced by its Jaguar Heritage Certificate.
It was fully prepared by Nigel Morris (Valley Motorsport) for John Minshaw. Valley Motorsport is a renowned English trainer who has made a name for himself in the world of historic racing thanks in particular to the E-Type Jaguars driven by the Minshaw brothers. At that time it carried the registration TUF6.
In 2008, John Minshaw sold this very competitive E-Type to a French gentleman driver who entered it in prestigious races where it has always been at the top of the rankings. She has participated in the Tour Auto 5 times and Le Mans Classic 3 times. Its crew managed to win it 8 times (8 scrath victories), in particular against the most formidable AC Cobra.
Winner GTSCC Monza 2008
2nd Grand Prize of the Golden Age
2nd Silverstone Grand Prix
5th in the Auto Tour
5th Masters series 3 hours of Magny-cours
4th GTSCC 2 hours from Nogaro
Tour Auto, Abandonment after being at the top of the standings (1 scratch victory)
4th at Le Mans Classic Plateau 4
4th Grand Prix du Castellet
3rd in the Tour Auto with 3 victories then retirement
5th GTSCC Monza
4th Marsters series 3 hours of Magny-Cours
4th in the Tour Auto with 2 scratch victories
12th at Le Mans Classic Plateau 4
6th in the 10,000 Tours du Castellet
6th Classic Spa
3rd in the Tour Auto with 1 victory
10th at Le Mans Classic practice - Retired
5th in the 10,000 Tours du Castellet
This renowned Type E offers its new owner the opportunity to participate in the most prestigious events both on the road and on the circuit. It is registered in England and has a valid Historical Technical Passport.
A very complete file of maintenance and preparation work carried out in recent years accompanies this Type E which is ready to run the 2015 season.
Withdrawn from sale
: E Type Semi-Lightweight
: Steel and aluminum doors
: Jaguar 3.8 l
: 351 ch. at 6,250 rpm.
: 4 speeds
: 1050 kg