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1972 JAGUAR E-TYPE CONVERTIBLE V12
REGISTRATION NO: XBK 874
Model: E-Type Convertible V12
First Registered: 1972
Registration No: XBK 874
Chassis No: 1S51268BW
MOT: 31st March 2020
The E-Type Series 3 was introduced in 1971, with a new 5.3L V12 engine, uprated brakes and standard power steering. Optionally an automatic transmission, wire wheels and air conditioning were available. The brand new V12 engine was claimed to produce 272 hp, and a 0-60 mph acceleration time of less than 7 seconds. The Series 3 available only as a convertible and 2+2 coupé. The newly used longer wheelbase now offered significantly more room in all directions. The Series 3 is easily identifiable by the large cross-slatted front grille, flared wheel arches, wider tyres, and four exhaust tips. It is thought that only 7,990 convertibles and 7,297 Fixed Head cars were produced.
This is a Jaguar E-Type V12 Series III Convertible first registered 1972, it is original UK RHD automatic, Matching Numbers, with Black Leather interior . MoT runs to March 2020 . There are MoT certificates going back as far as 1979. According to DVLA records the car the car has only done 435 miles since 2007, though it was Mot tested 7 times. In 2016 over £5,000 was spent doing various repairs to the car. Please note that this car began life as a Coupe, but it is said that it was professionally converted to a Convertible in the late 1980s/90s. HPI records show it registered as a Convertible.
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