Jaguar E-TYPE - The Essential Buyer's Guide

Jaguar E-TYPE

Jaguar E-TYPE

Buying a car is an expensive business and mistakes can prove costly financially and in time, effort and stress. Wouldn’t it be great if you could take an expert with you? With the aid of this book’s step-by-step guidance from a marque specialist, you can!  You’ll discover all you need to know about the car you want to buy. The Series 3 E-TYPE can still turn heads like no other car, and this book seeks to demystify these legendary cars and make them accessible to buyers who until now might have assumed such a car was beyond their practical or financial means. Working step-by-step through the car’s strengths and weaknesses you’ll avoid buying a lemon and join the ranks of film stars and others who have sampled the delight of V12 E-TYPE motoring. Nothing else comes close. This book's unique points system will help you to place the cars value in relation to condition whilst extensive photographs illustrate the problems to look out for. This is an important investment - don’t buy a V12 E-TYPE without this book’s help.

Jaguar E-TYPE - The Essential Buyer's Guide
By Peter Crespin
Published May 2007 UK and USA
ISBN 978-184584077-8 / UPC 6-36847-04077-2
£9.99 UK / $19.95 USA

STOP! Don’t buy a V12 E-TYPE without this book!
  • How to avoid buying a lemon
  • Like having an E-TYPE expert at your side
  • Quick check guide and full inspection plan
  • Full coverage of all 12-cylinder models
  • In-depth analysis of strengths and weaknesses
  • Includes market and value data
  • Advice on choosing the right model and condition
  • Discussion of desirable upgrades as well as modifications to avoid
  • Where and how to buy
  • Details of club back-up and support organisations

The author of a sister volume for 6-cylinder E-TYPEs, Peter Crespin has many years experience of working on his own Jaguar and Daimler cars, old and new, sporting and saloon. A frequent respondent to the technical queries aired on various Jag-Lover’s forums, he has almost 40 year’s experience of working on classic cars and award-winning British racing and road-going motorcycles, in his well-equipped workshop. A medical writer by profession, here he turns his analytical talents to the task of demystifying the legendary V12 E-TYPE and helping buyers turn their driving and ownership dreams into reality for these fine cars.


Paperback. 64 pages. 195mm tall x 139mm. 92 colour pictures.


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Published 5 May 2007 Melanie Carter

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