Jaguar : E-Type SERIES I CONVERTIBLE ROADSTER WITH FACTORY HARDTOP
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Last update: 03.01.2015
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Jaguar : E-Type SERIES I CONVERTIBLE ROADSTER WITH FACTORY HARDTOP for sale
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West Coast Classics are proud to present an extraordinarily rare and completely rust free 1963 Jaguar E-Type XKE Series 1 Convertible Roadster with an extraordinarily rare original factory hardtop. original soft top with soft top frame and chrome wire wheels! This is a truly marvelous example of a long time southern California owned (most recent owner had the car since 1976!) of this coveted first series of E-Type Jaguars. with the legendary glass covered headlights. small 'mouth' opening at the front. aircraft style toggle switches and rear tail and signal lamps positioned handsomely above the chrome rear bumper! It is also of considerable note that this fine example has been in the same original southern California family ownership for almost 40 years! So here it is. a southern California 1963 Jaguar XKE E-Type Series 1 Roadster which was converted many years ago to a Chevrolet 350 V8 engine and 3 speed automatic transmission with Series II/III seats but still with its four original Jaguar chrome knock off spoked wire wheels and its original spare chrome wire wheel!
We purchased the car from the wife of only the second southern California owner's. who had owned the car for almost 40 years. with the car having been garage stored for some years since the conversion. We recently serviced the car at our British car Specialists. the renown 'British Car Clinic' of Santa Monica. California. where the car received a new water pump. two new front brake calipers and rotors. a new brake master cylinder and the car was serviced and is now running and driving in time for only its third new owner!
The floor boards and all the typical rust-prone areas are completely solid and rust-free! The car has no signs of any accidents and has a razor straight body. It is a good candidate for a full restoration for the Jaguar enthusiast who may have either a 3. 8 or 4. 2 Series I engine and transmission available or simply a great daily driver for any classic car enthusiast.
This is therefore an extremely rare opportunity for the Jaguar or British classic sports car enthusiast who is looking to buy a very rare and collectible example of an original southern California 1963 Jaguar XKE Series 1 roadster with its highly desirable original factory lightweight hardtop (with original five chrome fasteners. 3 up front and 1 on each side). nbsp; its original factory soft top and frame and 5 chrome knock off wire wheels in completely rust free condition!
For further information contact West Coast Classics through EBay or on 310-399-3990 during regular California business hours.
WEST COAST CLASSICS. LLC Please note: TERMS OF SALE: YOU BID TO OWN: This vehicle is being sold by West Coast Classics. LLC; we are licensed and bonded vehicle dealers in the state of California. Please note that all vehicles sold to be registered in the state of California will be charged California sales tax on the final EBay sales price and any required DMV licensing. smog. documentation and registration fees. If leaving the state or country. the vehicle must be picked up by a professional licensed auto transportation company that can provide a bill of lading. otherwise California sales tax will be charged. (All licensed auto transport companies provide these). Any out of the state and international buyers will upon completion of the sale be sent by FEDEX the title and bill of sale for the vehicle and will be personally responsible for any sales tax and licensing and registration fees in their home state or province. All bids are legal and binding contracts to purchase the vehicle and by bidding you are hereby entering into a legal and binding contract to purchase the vehicle and agreeing to accept and abide by these terms of sale: Mechanical inspections welcomed; if you wish to inspect the vehicle you must do so before bidding; upon request seller will be happy to deliver the vehicle to a local Santa Monica mechanic of your choice for your prepaid inspection before the reserve price is met. Once the reserve price is met this vehicle is to be considered sold in ‘as is. where is' condition to the highest bidder with no guaranties or warranties implied or given. Please have all funds available before bidding as a $1. 00 non-refundable deposit is required from the winning bidder within 48 hours (2 business days) of auction end; an immediate $500 non-refundable deposit is required through Ebay's Paypal service to end the auction early if the "Buy it now" option is exercised and the balance in full is due within ten days of auction end in any case. In the case these terms of sale are not met seller reserves the right to either re-list the vehicle or offer the vehicle to the next highest bidder. Seller reserves the right to end the auction at any time before the reserve price is met. Payment by bank wire transfer. cash in person or cashiers check only. All inspections must be done prior to bidding. The non-refundable deposit in the amount of $1. 00 is due within 48 hours of the auction end via bank wire transfer or cashier's check via overnight mail. The full payment must be completed within 10 days regardless of a pick up date. In the event the deposit is not posted within the required period of time. the vehicle will be offered for sale to the next subsequent high bidder or relisted for sale. This is to be considered an absolute sale and the buyer is required to comply with all of my conditions in these terms of sale. By placing a bid and winning the auction you hereby agree to abide completely with these terms of sale and the terms of sale are to be considered a legal and binding purchase agreement. Once again. please note that there are no inspections to be made after the auction ends - please be sure to complete any inspection before bidding. The Seller reserves the right to cancel any bid at any time and to end the auction early for any reason. The seller makes every effort to describe in detail any known flaws in the vehicle and includes many detailed and recent photos of the vehicle. The mileage on the vehicle is correct at the time of listing but obviously subject to minor changes necessary to complete delivery of the vehicle to the buyer and test drives etc. Please note that all used vehicles. especially classic and older vehicles. are by definition unique and complex and their condition. for better or worse. must always be considered a subjective opinion to each individual. Therefore the seller shall not be responsible for the absolute correct description. authenticity. genuineness. or defects herein. and makes no guaranties or warranty in connection therewith. Vehicles are sold with one master key unless otherwise stated. Vehicles are sold with handbooks and manuals only if stated in the advertisement. No allowance will be made on account of any incorrectness. imperfection. defect or damage. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type. It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected the vehicle. and to have satisfied himself or herself as to the condition and value of the vehicle before bidding and to bid based upon that judgment solely. Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs whatsoever regardless of any oral or written statements about the vehicle. Good luck and thanks for your interest!
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