1971 Jaguar E-Type Go Kart(!?!) For Sale

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Yes, you read that right, a Jaguar E-type XKE-bodied go kart exists, and it is amazing.

This German-built E-type kart features a 4-stroke Honda engine with pull start, and a 2-speed manual transmission. Yes, this kart features a traditional manual transmission, with three pedals, motivating two forward gears and a reverse. Additionally, the headlights and brake lights are functional pieces. Painted in a period correct off white, it can be yours for just $10,000.

Sure, $10k may seem steep for what is ultimately equivalent to a super cool, retro power wheels car, but if you rock up to your local Cars and Coffee in your Jag, and pull this thing out to cruise in, it’s game over: no one is usurping you at that car show.

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Jake Stumph is a lifelong car enthusiast and racer, who has operated as the content editor for Internet Brands Automotive since 2015. He runs Corvette Forum, 6SpeedOnline, Honda-tech, and LS1tech, among other Internet Brands Automotive websites. His work has been featured by several other prominent automotive outlets, including Jalopnik and Autobytel.

He obtained a bachelor's degree in Political Science at the Ohio State University in 2013, then pivoted from covering politics and policy to writing about his automotive adventures, something that, he says, is a lot more fun. Since that time, he has established connections with most of the world's major automakers, as well as other key brands in the automotive industry.

He enjoys track days, drifting, and autocross, at least, when his cars are running right, which is uncommon. You can check out what he's up to on his YouTube channel, as well as his Jake Stumph Racing Instagram account. He can be reached via email at [email protected]

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