E-Type voted Vancouver ABFM 2016 Best Brit Car

Jaguar E-Type voted No. 1 to go forward to the final public vote at Vancouver ABFM 2016, Saturday May 21.

Jaguar E-Type voted No. 1 in 2016 ABFM Top 10 British-built classics.

Story updated: May 17, 2016

Western Driver’s 2016 online survey of the Top 10 British Cars is now closed, with 572 votes cast.

From a list of 20 pre-selected British-built classic cars, voters declared the Jaguar E-Type their favourite, closely followed by second choice Aston Martin DB5.

Here is how the top Top 10 ranked:

Jaguar E-Type—89%

Aston Martin DB5—84%

Austin-Healey 3000—79%

Morgan Plus 4—68%

Sunbeam Tiger—57%


Triumph TR3—53%

Lotus Seven—52%


Lotus Elan—49%

Many examples of these classics, plus 400-plus others will be on display Saturday May 21 at The Greatest Show on British Wheels Vancouver ABFM 2016 at VanDusen Garden,Oak & 37th Avenue, Vancouver.

Look for the special red, white & blue ribbon designating a Top 10 example of the marque.

Thanks to everyone who voted.

Congratulations to prize draw winner Scott Fletcher.