Jaguar E-type | 1:8 Scale
Jaguar E-type | 1:8 Scale
Build your very own 1:8-scale reproduction of the Jaguar E-type, the world's best-loved classic.
Since its introduction, the E-type has been a classic symbol of luxury, performance and style, an object of desire for pop stars, Hollywood legends and racing drivers alike. Now, with the Build the Jaguar E-type magazine collection, you too can own a piece of this legend.
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Product in Depth
JAGUAR MANUAL & POSTER
An extensive Jaguar manual plus poster. FREE with your 1st delivery.
An exclusive binder to keep your issues in pristine condition. FREE with your 3rd delivery.
The official Jaguar E-type Cap for all Build Your Jaguar E-type builders. FREE with your 5th delivery.
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- Display Case: receive this high-quality acrylic display case to showcase your finished model with pride. With your 25th delivery.
- Commemorative Presentation Plaque: receive this elegant wall-mounted presentation plaque for display. With your 25th delivery.
KEY FEATURES OF THE JAGUAR E-TYPE
Your model exactly reproduces every detail of the classic 1963 Jaguar E-type
Quality Materials and Finish
All the car’s metal and plastic parts are prefinished with an authentic British Racing Green paint – or real chrome plate.
The model’s intricately detailed wire wheels have individual spokes that accurately replicate the original pattern, and feature the classic knock-off hub caps.
The E-type’s distinctive faired headlights, rear lights, brake lights and flashing indicators are all fully operational.
Finely engineered door hinges allow access to the superbly detailed interior, revealing accurately reproduced controls, instruments, seating and upholstery.
The independent suspension is replicated in miniature, with pivoted moving parts and springs that reveal the secret of the original car’s legendary roadholding.
Length: 556.6mm | Height: 153.2mm | Width: 207.2mm | Scale: 1:8
Clear step-by-step instructions will show you how to assemble and finish the parts - every step of the way. Even if you've never tried this type of project before, you'll be able to put your Jaguar E-Type together in easy stages, learning the skills as you go.
Through your building experience, you will have help from our experts with the easy-to-follow step-by-step assembly guide. You can take a look also at our exclusive Forum and discuss with fellow modelers. Even as a model-making novice, you can build the Jaguar E-Type together in easy stages, learning the skills as you go.
Where can I find the "Expert Tips" for building the wheels?
The wheel-building method used to build the spare wheel in stages 4 and 5 is a slightly simplified version of the actual spoking pattern used by Jaguar on the actual E-type. The visual differences in the finished wheels is almost imperceptible, but confident modellers who want added authenticity may wish to try the more complex 3-spoke spoking arrangement. This is demonstrated in detail in the issue 5 section of the build diaries thread on our forum, which you can find HERE.
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