NEW JAGUARS AND LAND ROVERS FOR NEW YORK SHOW

The new 2018 Jaguar F-Type and the new Range Rover Velar to make their debuts in the US at the New York Auto Show (April). Prior to that event these cars had online premieres and appeared in Geneva. Placed just under the Range Rover Sport and Range Rover Evoque the Velar is the fourth member of the Range Rover family. According…

WHAT'S THE WORLD'S OLDEST – AND BEST – MK2 SELL FOR?

With Jaguar Heritage now restoring and selling original E-Types for around £500,000, surely it is just a matter of time before they turn their attention to another icon of the 60s – the Mk2. If you want to get ahead of the pack we recommend you seriously consider this wonderful example which has never been damaged, never…

PANASONIC JAGUAR TAKES FIRST RACING POINTS

Panasonic Jaguar Racing earned its first championship points in style after a thrilling race where Mitch Evans and Adam Carroll finished in P4 and P8 respectively, in only the fourth FIA Formula E race for the British team. The Jaguar duo scored 16 points and leaped one position in the Team Standings to ninth place.…

PRODUCTION I-PACE UNDER TEST

Jaguar has been stated that it will beat future competitors to market with its ~220 mile (90 kWh), all-electric I-Pace…and today’s spyshots show a production-intent version of the CUV in Europe that underline Jag’s commitment is real. The I-Pace debuted just a few months ago from the Los Angeles Auto Show. The production prototype we spot on the…

JAGUAR CONCERNED IT IS BECOMING TOO POPULAR

Jaguar’s U.S. volume more than doubled in 2016, rising to a 12-year high thanks to the launch of an all-new entry-level sedan and the brand’s first-ever SUV. The XE and F-Pace, which now account for nearly three-quarters of Jaguar’s U.S. volume, have taken the brand to a high-volume place (relatively speaking) Jaguar hasn’t visited since the X-Type…

JAGUAR HERITAGE REBIRTHING 10 E-TYPES

Jaguar Classic will debut its first ‘Reborn’ Jaguar E-type at the Techno-Classica Essen show in April. An initial batch of 10 expertly sourced and comprehensively restored examples of the iconic E-type are now offered for sale direct from the new Jaguar Land Rover Classic Works facility in the UK. E-type Reborn is a complete service…

IS THIS A SWALLOW SIDECAR IN AUSTRALIA?

I have never seen a period image of a Swallow Sidecar in Australia, but am no expert on those various models. However, I just saw this on Facebook in a totally different forum, and it looks like it could be one to me. The caption read:  “Charles Pratt with motorcycle Princes Highway near Cann River…

SUBSCRIPTION LINK FIXED

Our good friend and contributor in Texas Ron Wallis has informed me that the subscription link on our website has been going to the e-mail subscription and not the hardcopy magazine. Our tech man Mike Shaw has now sorted that – so if you are looking to subscribe to our magazine and have it delivered…

WELL – LIVING AND LEARNING ABOUT FAMOUS D-TYPES

We have seen this works 1955 Long Nose Le Mans D-Type built for the Cunningham team – twice.  But we haven’t looked hard enough. That’s even after our major feature on the great Briggs Cunningham in the current edition of Jaguar Magazine. The rare Long Nose D-Types all had longer bonnets of course, but they also…

XE LONG WHEELBASE SPOTTED – autocar

The Jaguar XEL, a long-wheelbase version of the XE compact executive saloon, has been spotted testing in Britain ahead of its market launch in China. The new saloon will be around 120mm longer than the regular XE in order to offer more space in the back and appeal to Chinese demand for chauffeur-driven models. Slotting beneath…