Alley Cat – Jaguar XF

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Stylish with a touch of sinister. Is the new XF still a proper Jag? Before Jaguar became one of Britain’s most prestigious exports, and a mainstay in the luxury car market, it was a wispy notion in the mind of its co-founder, Sir William Lyons. The man imbued his designs with a distinctly artistic flavour, … [Read more…]

Jaguar Guns For Tesla With Radical New Electric SUV

Jaguar will vault into central Tesla territory with the all-new battery-electric I-Pace, easily the most radical car in its 81-year history. The new car, unveiled this week as a concept at the Los Angeles motor show, changes practically every traditional Jaguar ingredient and is due on the road in about 18 months’time. It marks the … [Read more…]

New V8 F-Pace SVR Hits The Road

JAGUAR’S Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) division appears to be working on a hot version of the F-Pace 4×4. Spied testing at Germany’s Nurburgring race track for the first time, the high-performance SUV will go up against the likes of the Porsche Macan Turbo, and could arrive within the next 12 months. The F-Pace will be … [Read more…]

Jaguar F-Pace

Jag’s first-ever SUV may have pulled up beyond fashionably late to the party – the same soiree that’s been keeping certain European marques afloat for a decade – but it arrives ready, with immediate presence, sharp styling and a responsiveness that’s attractive and brutish in equal measure (think Tom Hardy in Bronson). Jaguar’s F-PACE is … [Read more…]

Jaguar Confirms Formula E Plans

Jaguar has officially launched its 2016-2017 Formula E team as the British brand returns to factory motorsport for the first time in more than a decade. With electronics giant Panasonic as its title sponsor and the Lear Corporation as its official partner, Jaguar Racing will enter its new Formula E car, the l-Type 1, with … [Read more…]

Behind The Scenes – Jaguar F-Type SVR

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We’ve known for awhile that Jaguar has wanted to add a spicier F-Type to the range – and the new SVR is it. Like the Range Rover Sport SVR, it’s the work of JLR’s Special Operations division, so the 5.0-litre supercharged V8 pumps out 568bhp and 700Nm of torque. It also has clever new aero … [Read more…]

Jaguar E-Type

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When Jaguar boss William Lyons, by now Sir William, unveiled the E-Type Jaguar at the Geneva Motor Show in March 1961, its ecstatic reception rekindled memories of the 1948 British launch of the XK120. The E-Type, or XKE as it is known in America, created a sensation. British car magazines had produced road tests of … [Read more…]

Jaguar XK150

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The XK150 appeared in the Spring of 1957 and was the most refined of the XK trio. One of the last Jaguars to have a separate chassis, the 150 marked the beginning of the civilization of the Jaguar sports car. With its wider girth and creature comforts, it was to hold the market’s interest until … [Read more…]

Jaguar XK120

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A car-starved Britain, still trundling around in perpendicular, prewar hangover cars, glimpsed the future in October of 1948 at the Earl’s Court Motor Show in London. The star of the show was the Jaguar Super Sports. It was sensational to look at from any angle, with a purity of line that did not need chrome … [Read more…]