Bavarian Motorsport
Classic Cars
600 W. Cypress St.
Kennett Square, PA 19348
Phone: (610) 444-2222

1964 JAGUAR JAGUAR XK-SERIES XKE Series-I Fixed Head Coupe

1964 JAGUAR JAGUAR XK-SERIES XKE Series-I  Fixed Head Coupe for sale in Kennett Square, PA


Vehicle Description

1964 Jaguar E-type (XKE) Series 1 Fixed Head Coupe “You don't have to feel honored, its just an old car!” This is what the widow said to me after I stated that I was honored to represent this iconic car. I had just sold and delivered two 1969 Jaguar Series II Roadsters and now to my great joy, I am looking at a 1964 Series I Coupe! I know from the years of research and learning that this is even more coveted than the Series II. In 1964 only 7,670 E-Type Series 1- 3.8 Coupes were produced. But this is NOT just a car... this is a piece of art! Drivable, working and enjoy the heck- out- of- life at 140mph with its double overhead cam 265 hp 6-cylinder engine! David Shepard purchased this British Racing Green (with Green Leather bucket seats)in the early 70's. Living and working in the Berkeley, California area, he loved driving this incredible fixed-head, 2-seater coupe. It was more aerodynamic than its roadster counterpart and thus faster coming within 10ths of a second to its arch nemesis of the day - Ferrari. I'm not sure if the Moss 4-speed transmission had a synchromesh in first gear, but the engine would have had 3 SU HD-8 Carburetors with a manual choke, also called a Tri-Carb. You see, Mr. Shepard decided after enjoying this car for 20 some years, that he wanted to preserve it and restore it to its original luster. Thus, he painstakingly removed all 463 parts (or less), labeled and bagged or boxed it. After World War II, the government decreed that no car could have more than 463 parts and that ruling stayed in effect for 38 years. Today, a car can take up to 30,000 parts! I came on to the scene when the son contacted me while on sabbatical to help his mother part with some of her late husbands possessions. My first stop was to the old stone home here in Pennsylvania built around 1780. Descending down through the outside storm door stone stairs thru thick walls and dirt floor, I photographed and viewed the contents of boxes labeled -Pistons- Misc head Fittings- Lenses –Timing Parts and on and on. We welcome trades and can arrange financing. Please call Suzanne Six-One-Zero-Four-Four-Four-Two-Two-Two-Two

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Our Price: $72,000

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Vehicle Specs
Body Style:
Coupe
Transmission:
Manual
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
Exterior Color:
British Racing Green
Interior Color:
Green Leather
Miles:
96,998
Stock Number:
0689
VIN:
890689

Vehicle Location

Bavarian Motorsport
600 W. Cypress St.
Kennett Square, PA 19348
Contact: Suzanne
Phone: (610) 444 2222

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Vehicle Equipment and Warranty

Options and Equipment:

#2 Condition, All Original, Bucket Seats, Leather Seats, Survivor Car

Warranty Info:
Some vehicles include Factory or Extended Warranties. Service Contracts are available up to 10 years or 100,000 miles. Please contact the Sales Dept to discuss which one best suits your vehicle and budget.

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Bavarian Motorsport

600 W. Cypress St.
Kennett Square, PA 19348
(610) 444-2222
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