Below are the chassis numbers which should relate to the number stamped on the aluminium plate riveted to the scuttle panel in the engine bay. These should enable you to identify your car exactly:

Alpine

Alpine S1 - B9000001 to 9011904 - Oct 59 to Oct 60

Alpine S2 - B9100001 to 9110056 - Oct 60 to Mar 63

Alpine S3 - B9200001 to 9205863 - Mar 63 to Jan 64

Alpine S4 - B9400001 to 94104470 - Sept 64 to Sept 65

Alpine S4a - B94100001 to 94104470 - Sept 64 to Sept 65

Alpine S5 - B395000001 to 395019122 - Sept 65 to Jan 68

Tiger

Mk 1 - B9470001 to 9473762 - June 64 to Aug 65

Mk1a - B382000001 to 382002706 - Aug 65 to Dec 66

Mk2 - B382100100 to 382100634 - Dec 66 to Jun 67

Suffixes

GT - Grand Tourer

OD - Overdrive

FE - Ford Engine - Tiger

JAL - Jenson Alpine Limited

BW - Borg Warner Automatic

L - Low Compression

CKD - Complete Knock Down i.e assembled abroad

E-CKD - Export - Home Spec

W - CKD, RHD Export

X - CKD, LHD Export

R - Roadster

O - Standard

X9 - Non Standard e.g USA Lighting