Further Information

Who better to describe the Jaguar E Type than the famous Enzo Ferrari who once said that the Jaguar E Type was the most beautiful car ever made. What more can be said about this iconic car!!

We are pleased to have for sale this restored RHD 1970 Jaguar E Type Series 2 Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) in an eye catching colour combination of Ascot Fawn, black interior with black wire spoke wheels. It was originally LHD and exported to the USA where it remained until it was imported back to the UK in 2016.

It was purchased by the present owner in Feb 2017 while the car was under restoration which included a full body-off bare metal shell restoration, complete refurbishment/restoration/rebuild of engine and mechanical parts and a new interior.

The car completed its initial restoration in Feb 2018 and was handed over to the present owner who has had approx £12,750 of work done since handover then to bring the car up to the present condition. 


The car comes with a history folder containing:

- 15 page manual showing various stages of the restoration

- Detailed Provenance / History report

- Timeline schedule

- Current V5C 

- MOT certs

- Receipts for work done since initial restoration

- Heritage certificate

- Various handbooks for Maintenance, tuning and preparation, wiring diagrams, radio 


For more information or to book an appointment to view the vehicle please contact Jonathon Webb on jonathon@carbarn.co.uk or +44(0)7442 897760

About Carbarn

Car Barn by Aston Workshop is an independent classic, sports and prestige car specialist located on Red Row Estate, an idyllic 37 acre venue set in the North East countryside. Red Row is located in County Durham, only 2 miles away from Beamish Museum, one of the North’s major tourist attractions.  Our car showrooms share our beautiful location with our sister company The Black Horse Beamish pub, restaurant and hotel. We offer a wide variety of used vehicles for sale in our pair of showrooms including special editions, low mileage examples, supercars and high performance models by Aston Martin, Lotus, Ferrari, Porsche, Bentley, Morgan, McLaren, Lagonda, Jaguar, Ariel and Caterham. As a well established dealer we typically we have around 80 cars on site at any given time and our showrooms are one of the most impressive luxury car collections in the North East of England.  

Our specialist classic and sports car service, repair and diagnosis workshop at Carbarn is staffed by experienced local mechanics with a wide range of skills and diagnostic equipment. If your specialist car has developed a fault please call by and we will be happy to give a no obligation estimate. In addition to annual or routine servicing and maintenance we also undertake classic car restorations including all aspects of chassis repair, engine tuning, paint and body work.

We are one of the North East’s few specialist classic, sports and prestige car buyers who will buy your vehicle directly or offer sale or return and part exchange from our showroom. We are constantly seeking used stock.  If you find yourself thinking the time has come to sell my car, be it classic sports or prestige, and you want to deal with a well established local north east company please contact us to discuss our best price.  We provide a more personal and flexible approach than car buying websites or auctions and as a classic and vintage car specialist are happy to discuss cars which have been in long term storage, off the road, SORN or vehicles which are otherwise described as barn finds.

We have an in house transport service which offers collection, storage and delivery facilities and Carbarn are happy to purchase used classic, sports and luxury cars from across the North East region and the wider UK.

Our experienced team are also pleased to help and advise if you are a collector or seeking to purchase a car specifically for investment purposes.


The benefits of buying and selling with us include:

  • Nationwide collection and delivery service on our own covered transporters
  • Cars which are prepared by technicians working exclusively on classic and sports cars
  • Our own warranty programme
  • A comprehensive customer service which truly works for the duration of ownership
  • The confidence of dealing with a leading independent specialist established over 30 years
  • Finance available on all stock including classic cars

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