Jaguar will complete the launch of the D-Type with a delay of 62 years


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The British automobile brand, Jaguar production will resume racing model D-Type, which production was discontinued in 1956. About it “” has informed a press-service of the company Jaguar Land Rover.

Initially, the firm planned to collect 100 units of the machine, but in the years 1955-1957 was able to produce only 75. In 2018 will be made missing to complete the series of 25 samples, the first of which will present on the opened 7 Feb Paris motor show of the retromobiles. The Jaguar D-Type works team won three times in the race “24 hours of Le Mans.” All the details of sports cars recreated to faithfully replicate the original. Cars are collected according to the original drawings, customers can choose from two design options: modification 1955 Shortnose or Longnose 1956.

“The Jaguar D-Type is one of the most iconic and beautiful racing cars of all time with a rich history of glorious victories in the toughest races. And now he will appear in all its glory in front of an audience”, — commented Director of Jaguar Land Rover Classic Tim Hannig.

Jaguar Cars is a brand of the British multinational automotive company Jaguar Land Rover. The headquarters is located in the suburbs of Coventry of West Midlands County. Since 2008 owned by Indian Tata Motors.

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