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Clarkson gets to drive the XJ220S, a lighter, more powerful and more sporting version of the XJ220 (hardly a slouch). Gets to 100mph in second gear. If you have seen EVO driving the XJ220 around the Nurburgring, you can only imagine just how fast the XJ220S is - one of the fastest cars in the world (probably).
SOLD 1993 Jaguar XJ220
Burgundy pearl w/Tan interior, 3.5 liter twin turbo V-6/549hp, 5-spd manual transaxle.
Jaguars were always known as the "gentleman's" sports car. There
"civilized" performance and classic beauty has always been a mainstay in
the automotive world. However, for one brief shining moment, Jaguar created
The idea for the XJ220 was created out of a collaboration of engineers
known as "The Saturday Club". This was an informal group of gear heads that
included Jaguar chief engineer Jim Randle. Out of these meetings the
concept for the XJ220 was born.
Originally intended to utilize a V-12 engine, it was decided that a turbo charged V-6 (a first for Jag) would be
better suited, as more hp could be obtained by using this unit than the
V-12. . . . More to come!
Jaguar XJ220 S - Ride Accelerations Revs Flybys and more
BrianZuk goes for a ride in 1 of 6 Jaguar XJ220 S's ever made! The video
includes in-car ride footage, accelerations, flyby, driving footage,
interior and exterior views, engine, and much more of this black XJ220 S.
Enjoy this rare footage of an extremely special car tearing up Beverly
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XJ220C DRIVEN AT SPEED BY ALAIN DE CADENET
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Clip from the superb video, Jaguar - Victory By Design, covering the XJ220
racer (the XJ220 C-type). Superb footage as Alain de Cadenet canes a
standard car and the racer around the track. DVD is recommended viewing
and covers the major racing Jaguar sports-cars from the first to the last.
Jay Leno Reviews Jaguar C-X75
Jay Leno became the first person outside Jaguar to drive the C-X75 on a
public highway, ahead of its North American Debut at the L.A. Auto Show.
Leno, a long-term Jaguar enthusiast, thinks that despite being so cutting
edge, it still looks like a Jaguar with certain key features like the
detail on the buttress behind the driver's head that is reminiscent of the
new XJ or the back end is having hints of E Type and even the D Type. If
the car is produced, it will be powered by twin turbines charging four
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jaguar xj220 doing top speed down runway and great images of ferrari f50 on
runway, you can see these great cars at the fox classic car collection in
Melbourne. Music by video copilot royalty free.If you would like to see
more just let me know.
Jaguar XJ220 - The Official Story
Documentary made about the superb super-car, the Jaguar XJ220.
It features an interview with the car's "father", (former) Jaguar's chief
engineer Jim Randle, as well as the car's body stylist, Keith Helfet.
Also factory footage of making the manufacturing the car, as well as a full
7+ mins. track run footage (complete with cool 80's-like music).
The documentary seems to have been made between 1992 and 1994, as the car
is referred to as the fastest production car in the world, something that
was true until 1994 when the McLaren F1 came along.
This is from a vhs tape, so quality of transfer is not perfect.
"Jaguar XJ220 - The Official Story
-Shot in-car, on the road, trackside and from the air!
-This is the official record of the world's fastest production car!
-XJ220 is the car against which any future supercar must be measured.
This fascinating program gives the inside story of the modern legend:
XJ220. Jaguar's own archives take you behind closed doors to tell the tale
of this 220 mph car's build and development.
Includes unique footage of body and engine manufacture at the Abbey Panels,
TWR and JaguarSport workshops, an exclusive guie to production in the
company of Tom Wilkinshaw and Jaguar's own test and development film, both
in-car and on the track.
(Special thanks to Derek Hedlund)"
White*Star production (Division of KULTUR).
Running Time: 60 Minutes.
Top gear Jagur XJ220 vs ferrari F40 vs F50 vs Porsche 595
Mohammed ben Sulayem (born November 12, 1961) is a UAE champion rally
driver who lives in Dubai. He has won more FIA regional championships, and
more international rallies, than any other racer in history. His premier
event has been the FIA Middle-East Rally Championship. Since first winning
in 1986, he has gone on to win the event 14 times, never having been
defeated. Though he has not raced competitively since the 2002 season,
Sulayem has yet to officially announce his retirement from rally sport.
While his official name is Mohammed Ben Sulayem he is commonly referred to
as Mohammed ben Sulayem.
Jaguar XJ220 - hero cars by autocar.co.uk
The much-maligned Jaguar XJ220 is 20 years old, and has lost none of its
appeal. Andrew Frankel, who road tested the car when it was first launched,
takes a look back at one of Jaguar's finest moments.
Read more Jaguar reviews at Autocar.co.uk -
Jaguar XJ220 - Circuit Bugatti Le Mans - Tête à queue
Exclusif, vivez les deux tours du circuit Bugatti à bord de la Jaguar XJ
220 de JFC Automobiles, pilotée par Christian Jacques pendant les 3 jours
ÉvéneMans organisés par JFC Automobiles et le groupe Duffort en mai
Sensations garanties !
Old Top Gear- Supercars VHS (1994)
Master of metaphor Jeremy Clarkson and Tiff Needel takes the viewers on the
spin of a lifetime in some of the most beautiful and powerful cars in the
world: the Ferrari 456 GT, Lamborghini Miura,Lamborghini Diablo,McLaren F1
OLD TOP GEAR MODIFIED CARS
Jeremy Clarkson tests some unusual modified cars on an episode of Top Gear
from 94/95. Jaguar XJR Stealth Tornado, Dodge Viper and Jaguar XJ220S.
XJR 15 MONACO F1 RACE, MURRAY WALKER COMMENTATES, 1991
In 1991, 16 wealthy privateers entered their £500,000 Jaguar XJR-15s in a
3 race F1-support series called the Jaguar Intercontinental Challenge.
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With a $1M 'winner takes all' prize, driving was highly competitive and the
series was a highlight of the F1 calendar. Most of the drivers were
professionals (Warwick, Brabham, Euser, Wolleck, Needell, Fangio, Hahne
etc) but Matt Aitken, the music producer, was also an owner-driver. This
footage, commentated by Murray Walker, is highlights from Monaco.