The sun was shining this afternoon and with the door open and our 1971 V12 roadster on the front ramp we couldn’t resist parking up our 1965 Jaguar E-Type and our 1970 Jaguar E-Type out the front to show off this wonderful collection. 1965 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 – Green 1970 Jaguar E-Type Series 2 […]
1965 Jaguar E-Type Series 1
The final task on our 1965 Jaguar E-Type respray project was to fit the new motif bar and badge. The existing bar was broken and had been temporarily fixed with superglue but as the car was stripped for paint we purchased a new bar and badge but due to low stock with the supplier this […]
Here we are on the final stages of our 1965 Jaguar E-Type respray. A little longer than we hoped and expected but we are delighted to have uncovered the rotten areas and tackled all of the issues before they got any worse. The chrome is now re-fitted but unfortunately due to the broken badge bar being […]
So the previous few posts have been us highlighting areas of corrosion that we’ve discovered during the bodywork preparation process. Although it is all very manageable and does not come as a surprise to us at Bridge Classic Cars we are now pleased to be able to provide some positive news. As the saying goes, […]
The repair work continues on our 1965 Jaguar E-Type as we get it prepared for paint. The corroded areas on the bonnet’s edge have now been removed and replaced with new steel Work has also been carried out on the offside sill to repair more corrosion.
As Bobbie works his way round the car he’s revealing various areas that need attention. All in a days work for our team of exceptionally talented mechanical and bodywork technicians. She’ll be looking as good as new in no time.
We closed off 2016 with various projects still underway and a busy diary looking into January and February. Work on our 1965 Jaguar E-Type was unfortunately a little delayed at the back end of last year but now we are back, we have been busy knuckling down on the tasks at hand. Bobbie has been […]