Family E-type comes out of hiding after 25 years

I wonder what the darling bought? Anyone else curious?

Mister Motor Mouth

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AN incredibly original 1973 Jaguar E-Type Series III V12 manual roadster, hidden away for more than 25 years, is set to see the light of day once again when it goes under the hammer in Silverstone Auctions’ May Sale.

The one-family-owned car was purchased new by the current owner’s grandfather and registered on August 15, 1973. Yet the car was rarely used and spent much of its early life in a garage at the family home in Warwickshire.

In 1993 ownership passed onto the son of the first owner yet still remained unused in the same garage. The E-Type was however properly immobilised and oil put into the cylinders.

The car was given a full service in 2006 and once again placed into storage. It was passed onto the current owner when his father died in September 2014.

The dust-covered car will now receive a careful recomissioning at classic car…

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COMMERCIAL SALES MANAGER FOR AN AUTO GROUP HERE IN NEW YORK CITY, SERVICING THE ENTIRE TRI-STATE AREA. BASED IN JAMAICA. I HANDLE ALL THE AMERICAN BRANDS(FORD,LINCOLN, CHEVY, DODGE, JEEP, CHRYSLER) PLUS, TOYOTA, MAZDA INCLUDING HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBLE. I HAVE BEEN IN THE BUSINESS FOR OVER 28 YEARS LAST 19 IN COMMERCIAL SALES.
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