RYTON-ON-DUNSMORE, UK _ Jaguar Classic was scheduled debut its first ‘Reborn’ Jaguar E-Type at the Techno-Classica Essen show April 5 – 9. An initial batch of 10 expertly sourced and comprehensively restored examples of the iconic E-Type are now offered for sale direct from the new Jaguar Land Rover Classic Works facility in the UK.
E-Type Reborn is a complete service from Jaguar Classic, offering customers the opportunity to purchase an original collectible E-Type direct from the vehicle’s original manufacturer. Every E-Type Reborn, which starts with a base vehicle sourced by Jaguar’s E-Type experts, is completely restored according to the company’s original 1960s factory specification.
The first vehicle to go through the complete E-Type Reborn process is an Opalescent Gunmetal Grey Series 1 4.2 Fixed Head Coupe. Originally exported to California in May 1965, the car recorded 78,000 miles before being stored in 1983. It retains its original matching numbers body shell, engine and gearbox, all of which have been completely rebuilt by Jaguar Classic technicians.