The James Bond Vehicle Library

Jaguar E Roadster
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Published 15/05-2002
Updated 13/10-2011 06:10

Content

Notes

Designed by Malcolm Sayer with active involvement of Jaguar boss William Lyons.

by PS

007 relation

Casino Royale (1967)

  • Villain/henchmens vehicle
  • Persuers vehicle

Technical data

  • Manufacturer: Jaguar (UK)
  • Model: E-type
  • Year: 1961-75
  • Engine: 3,8 litre straight six double overhead cam, with triple SU carbs. Later 4.2 litre and 5.3 litre V12 options.
  • Transmission: Four-speed manual with overdrive and automatic options. Fixed limited-slip diff with independent driveshafts.
  • Suspension: Front: double wishbones with torsion bars and telescopic shocks.
    Rear: suspension cage located by bushes and front locating arms; four coil-over shocks.
  • Colour: white
  • Numberplate: CNB 8696

Gadgets

  • Radiocommunication with microphone in the steeringwheel

Sources

Links:

  • Jaguar UK - Jaguar Motor Company, United Kingdom

Other sources:

Sports Car Classics, Iain Ayre, Lorenz Books, 1998, page 42/43.