Car Crush: E-type Fixedhead Coupe

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This stunning example of a Jaguar E- type 3.8 Fixedhead Coupe goes under the hammer soon at the Silverstone’ auctions

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Its shiny-as-new look that belies its 52 years on the planet is partly due to the fact that it has spent the last six years in a humidified ‘Carcoon’.

Fair enough. But what’s the point of a thousand dollar cigar if it never leaves the humidor? Let’s hope the new owner takes this baby out and lights it up.

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This is after all the car that Enzo Ferrari pronounced, “The most beautiful car ever made” when it appeared in 1961.

High, rare and worthy praise from the ‘Commendatore’

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