Jaguar Magazine: Edition 197


 

 

XK150S, XK-SS Continuation, Phil Hill, F-Pace, Lister BHL3 – VPP9, XF SV8, Phil Kerr and Jaguars on Ice are just some of the topics that feature in this edition of Jaguar Magazine!

 

Jaguar Magazine Edition 197

Lister BHL3 – VPP9 – spanning almost 50 years of research by Jaguar Magazine editor, Les Hughes, this gripping and convoluted tale (often featured in past issues of Jaguar Magazine) finally concludes! (4 page feature)

XKSS Continuation – Jaguar Magazine reports on the only XKSS Continuation car to be sold south of the equator.

Do you own an XK140? – John Elmgreen and Terry McGrath seek information on individual cars for their latest forthcoming book.

Phil Hill – a Jaguar engineer trained in Coventry, who became the first, and only, US born F1 World Champion, triple Le Mans winner and a passionate restorer of classic cars! (6 page feature)

Prototype F-Pace SVR – Jaguar Magazine finds the prototype in New Zealand! Powered by a supercharged 5 litre V8, this F-Pace has been completely re-engineered to give truly sensational performance.

Prototype SS90 ARW395 – one of only 23 built, the prototype links Wing Commander Tony Gaze, Group Captain Sir Douglas Bader, Lord Essendon, Wing Commander Hugh Kennard, a mining community in Australia and an international air transport company used to convey D-types to and from Le Mans during the 1950’s!

XK150S FHC – Jaguar Magazine features a rare original and unspoiled example with a rich and well-travelled history. (8 page feature)

F-Pace S – a 6 page feature on the 3.0 litre diesel S version of the F-Pace, described as an impressive model and a brilliant package.

Ice Driving –the amazing Jaguar ice driving experience is now an established course held in Lapland and offers the chance to drive new Jaguars in extreme sub-zero icy conditions. (6 page feature)

Browns Lane Lives On! – Many may not know that although a large part of the former Browns Lane plant was redeveloped into a housing estate under the name “Swallows Nest”, the Interior Trim and Wood Veneer Workshops were retained and still operate today! (6 page feature)

Phil Kerr, To Finish First – is the autobiography of former Jack Brabham and Bruce McLaren Business Manager, the late Phil Kerr. Lofty England, a brand new Jaguar Mark 1, Mark 2 chassis number 14, E-type Roadster chassis number 15, the Mark 2 Monza endurance car and E2A are just some of the Jaguars mentioned in this must have book for all enthusiasts of Jaguar and/or racing. Read the amazing review and how to order your copy.

Buyers Guide – XF SV8

 

 

Other Features in this issue

Tragedy at Goodwood for XKD573

Ron Gaudion celebrates his 90th birthday

Where is the late Bob Jane’s factory race prepped, winning red E-type fhc, featured in edition 188 of Jaguar Magazine?

Project 8 to tour Australia for one year only!

The Andrew Whyte Journalistic Award was this year won by John Harlow, who wrote a report on the XKR Portfolio which appeared in Jaguar Magazine  edition 196

Formula E – Mitch Evans wins for Panasonic Jaguar

Jaguar’s 1st female E-trophy winner – Katherine Legge

The Restoration Show at the NEC Birmingham, Spring 2019

Auckland Jaguar Drivers Club celebrate their 50th anniversary

Jaguar clubs in Australia celebrated the 50th anniversary of their first annual gathering

A Cat to Kill For – Jaguar Magazine reviews this newly published novel.

 

 

Regular Features

Latest Jaguar news from around the world

Jaguar and Daimler Automobilia for sale

Cars and parts for sale

 

 

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