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Jaguar has revealed the prototype of its 'new' Lightweight E-type - a further six of which will be built and sold. Each of the six cars will be built to a specification originated from the last Lightweight E-type produced in 1964 and will be hand-crafted at the original home of the E-type, Jaguar's Browns Lane plant in Coventry, England.
The new cars are the 'missing' six vehicles from the 'Special GT E-type' project, which originally started in February 1963 with the objective of building 18 cars. Only 12 of the aluminium-bodied Lightweight E-types were eventually built and the remaining six designated chassis numbers having lain dormant, until now. The six new cars will carry those original, historic Lightweight E-type chassis numbers.
A race winner in the hands of a variety of famous drivers during its short competitive career, the car has achieved worldwide fame and original examples are now valued in the many millions. In recreating the Lightweight E-type, Jaguar Heritage has been able to call on the superlative skills and experience of many talented engineers and technicians already working in a variety of departments within Jaguar.
Source: Jaguar Press Release
- Engine: 3.9L Straight 6
- Weight: -
- Power: 223+ kW / 300+ hp / 303+ PS
- 0-100 kph: -
- Torque: 380 Nm / 280 lb-ft
- Top Speed: -