One of 7,300 Series III 2+2 models made between 1971 and 1975
Original 5.3L SOHC V12 engine with quad ZenithStromberg carburetors
Original BorgWarner threespeed automatic transmission
Eyecatching Tuxedo Black exterior with Cinnamon interior
Airconditioning, power steering and power disc brakes
Jaguar wire wheels
New tires in June 2018 and fresh service in August 2018
Conventional wisdom suggests you should avoid black cats but, in this case, you should come by MotoeXotica Classic Cars to pet this one and perhaps youll want to take it home. Were pleased to present this 1973 Jaguar XKE Series III 2+2.
This particular Jaguar XKE has gone through quite a transformation since it was new. It left the Jaguar factory in Coventry, England with a Green Sand exterior and a tan leather interior. Sometime between 2004 and today, the cars been repainted and reupholstered. It is now Tuxedo Black with a Cinnamon interior, making it very distinctive.
The cars paint and trim are in overall excellent order, its bodywork is straight and solid, the cargo area is spotless and the chrome bumpers with their overriders are in brilliant shape. This Jag rolls on Nexen radials, size 205/70R15 at all four corners. Each tire is wrapped around factory wire wheels. The tires are new as of June 2018 while the wheels are in satisfactory order.
Under the forwardhinged front clip is Jaguars 5.3L SOHC V12 engine with four ZenithStromberg carburetors. Backing up this original engine is an original BorgWarner threespeed automatic transmission. Driver convenience features include airconditioning, power steering and power disc brakes. This Jag received a fresh service in August 2018.
Inside, the cars distinctive Cinnamon interior provides an effective combination with the exterior that really stands out. The leather seats look fantastic, the carpet is in satisfactory order, as is the headliner. The instrument panel is in excellent condition while the inner door panels are in very good order. The center console and shift lever are in similar shape to the inner door panels. A Pioneer AM/FM stereo with CD player rounds out this cars interior.
The EType Series 3 was introduced in 1971. The short wheelbase FHC body style was discontinued, with the Series 3 available only as a convertible and 2+2 coup. The newly used longer wheelbase now offered significantly more room in all directions. The Series 3 is easily identifiable by the large crossslatted front grille, flared wheel arches, wider tires, four exhaust tips and a badge on the rear that proclaims it to be a V12. Cars for theUSmarket were fitted with large projecting rubber bumper overriders in 1973 these were on front to meetlocal five mph impact regulations. US models also had side indicator repeats on the front wings.
On its release in March 1961,Enzo Ferraricalled it the most beautiful car ever made.In 2004,Sports Car Internationalmagazine placed the EType at number one on their list ofTop Sports Cars of the 1960s.In March 2008, the Jaguar EType ranked first inThe Daily Telegraphonline list of the Worlds 100 most beautiful cars of all time. Outside automotive circles, the Etype received prominent placement inDiabolikcomic series,Austin Powersfilm series and the television seriesMad Men.
Competition to this Jaguar in 1973 included the Aston Martin V8, BMWs 3.0 CS, Chevrolets Corvette, De Tomasos Pantera, Jensens Interceptor III, MercedesBenzs 450 SLC and Porsches 911.
If youre interested in checking out this curvaceous British cat, you should make a point of visiting MotoeXotica Classic Cars today
This car is currently located at our facility in St. Louis, Missouri. Current mileage on the odometer shows 87,543 miles. It is sold as is, where is, on a clean and clear, mileage exempt title. GET OUT AND DRIVE
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This 1973 Jaguar E-Type was listed for sale on 1-19-19 10:13:01. The vehicle color is Tuxedo Black and VIN is
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Exterior: Tuxedo Black
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