Jaguar F-TYPE Project 7 is set to make a dynamic debut at the Le Mans Classic. The race meeting will happen between 4th and 6th of July, where F-TYPE Project 7 will complete demonstration laps throughout the Le Mans Classic weekend. The vehicle is the most powerful and fastest production Jaguar designed and built up to date. At the official world premiere of the car at Goodwood’s Festival of Speed, the interest of the customers exceeded the intended production run of a maximum of 250 units.
In celebration of the Jaguar D-type’s 60th anniversary, F-TYPE Project 7 will complete its demonstration laps alongside the very first D-type ever built and with examples of the all-new F-TYPE R Coupé. The racing over the weekend splits into six grids. Each of the grids is celebrating an era of Le Mans’ history. The F-TYPE Project 7 demonstration laps will take place ahead of qualifying and race sessions for Grid 2.
The Jaguar F-TYPE has been voted the winner of the Autonis design award by the respected German motoring magazine,Auto Motor und Sport, following a poll of its readers.
Brit and Ivor Novello award winner Lana Del Rey today released the video for ‘Burning Desire’. It was written and composed by the singer songwriter and will feature as the title track to a special film called ‘Desire’ starring Golden Globe winner Damian Lewis, which has been created by Jaguar and the award winning producers Ridley Scott Associates.
Jaguar has officially revealed the all-new F-TYPE at an exclusive event in the gardens of the Musée Rodin Museum in Paris.
The two-seater, convertible sports car represents a return to the company’s heartland, focusing on performance, agility and driver involvement. The F-TYPE is a continuation of a sporting bloodline stretching back more than 75 years. It encompasses some of the most beautiful, thrilling and desirable cars ever built.
Adrian Hallmark, Global Brand Director, Jaguar said: “Jaguar is a founder member of the sports car segment with a rich sporting bloodline stretching over 75 years, and in the F-TYPE we’ve reignited that flame. The F-TYPE isn’t designed to be like anyone else’s sports car. It’s a Jaguar sports car – ultra-precise, powerful, sensual and, most of all, it feels alive.”
There are many motor shows on the calendar each year and most are well placed within some of the most fashionable and glitzy locations imaginable. One of the biggest shows for 2012 is being held in the wonderful environment of the French capital Paris.
Every manufacturer is out to please the public and those in the market for a new car, and to grab their attention will pull out all the stops to ensure that their stand is a real eye-opener.
However, most who attend these shows will be looking out for the latest models making their world debuts and at this year’s show there are plenty to choose from. What follows is the best selection of what is being showcased in the glamorous surroundings of Paris starting this week and running into October.