The 1953 Le Mans winning Jaguar C-Type
From 1947-1957 Duncan was one of Britain's celebrated racing drivers. He
drove Formula One and Two Grand Prix cars from Lago-Talbot, Maserati, HWM
and Gordini, plus works team sports cars for both Jaguar and Ferrari. He
won two legendary endurance races -- the 1953 Le Mans 24 Hours and the 1954
Reims 12 Hours.
Jaguar D-Type, Jaguar C-Type Driving in rain
Pictures of other ultra rare cars at the museum:
DtRockstar1 records a driving demonstration of extremely rare and valuable
cars at the Simeone Museum, including the Jaguar D-Type and Jaguar C-Type
driving in the rain! Both cars were Le Mans winners in the 1950's.
Also on display was the Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa, 1963 Corvette Grand Sport,
and a Cunningham.
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Sir Stirling Moss and the Jaguar C-Type
The Donington Historic Festival saw a reunion of Sir Stirling Moss with the
very C-Type that he drove to victory 60 years earlier at the Reims Grand
Prix - securing the first ever race win for a disc brake equipped car. This
film includes a fascinating in-depth interview with Sir Stirling Moss
recalling his early years racing the Jagauar C-Type and helping to develop
the modern disc brake.
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XJ220 GT WIN AT LE MANS, 1993, COULTHARD, BRABHAM, NIELSEN
Footage from the 1993 Le Mans 24 hours, focusing on the Jaguar XJ220 entry.
Jaguar won the GT class with car number 50, driven by David Coulthard,
David Brabham and John Nielsen. Footage includes racing action and
interviews with the drivers and pit-crew as the 24 hours unfolds.
As (bad) luck would have it, Jaguar committed a procedural error relating
to the use of catalytic converters and were actually disqualified months
after the event.