As part of the Dicovery Channel’s ‘Wheeler Dealer’ series, they polled 2000 drivers to determine which car would hold the top spot. The E-type roared into first place, beating Aston Martins, Minis and a whole host of British cars. What an honour! 

Picture courtesy of Barry Jones from Cheshire – UK 4.2 FHC car No.27  (1E20027) – one of the oldest surviving of FHC 4.2’s