Jaguar E Type Coupé 2+2 Series I 1966-67
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Jaguar E-Type Coupé 2+2 Series I 1966-68 specifications
6 Cylinder in line, dohc
Bore & stroke: 92mm x 106mm
Displacement: 4,235cc
Compression ratio: 9 to 1
Carburettors: 3 x 2in SU HD8
Power output: 265bhp at 5,500rpm

Maximum speed: 128mph
Acceleration: 0-60mph 8.3secs
O.F.C.: 16-20mpg

4-speed manual, syncromesh on top 3 ratios, Borg-Warner automatic option beginning in 1966
Ratios: Top 1, 3rd 1.283, 2nd 1.86, 1st 3.3771 to 1

Rack and pinion,

Steel monocoque with square tube subframe at front, pressed steel subframe at rear

Discs all round, inboard mounted at rear servo assisted

Knock-on 15 in wire wheels with 6.40 x 15 radial tyres

Front: Independent with torsion bars, wishbones, anti roll bar
Rear: Independent, double spring/shock units, tranverse lower links, longitudinal radius arms

Dimensions & Weight
Wheelbase: 8ft 6.7in
Track - front: 4ft 2in
Track - rear: 4ft 2in
Overall length: 15ft 4.7in
Overall width: 5ft 5.3in
Overall height: 4ft 2in
Turning circle: 37ft
Fuel tank: 14 Imp gal
Kerb weight: 27.59cwt

Series 1 2+2 Production
4.2 RHD: 974
4.2 LHD: 2,644
1966-67 Coventry, England