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Jaguar E-Type turning 50, doesn't look a day over 25

by Jeff Glucker (RSS feed) on Jan 26th, 2011 at 5:00PM

Jaguar E-Type turns 50 years old – Click above for high-res image gallery Jaguar's iconic E-type is celebrating a birthday this year and the shapely Brit is going to need 50 candles on its cake. Launched in 1961, the Jaguar E-Type was priced at £2,256, or about $3,612 USD based on current exchange rates. That £2,200 cost translates to £38,000 today, or about $61,000... a bargain compared to other exotic sports cars of its time and it was just as capable, with a top speed of 150 miles per hour. Jaguar sold 70,000 E-Types over the course of 14 years and its style... Read More

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