The year is now 2015 and my car is approaching its “rolling chassis” stage – mirroring events of 50 years ago in Jaguar’s Competition Department.
50 years ago, in 1964, Mr Jim Eastick started Jaguar’s No.1 “XJ13” prototype quad-cam V12 engine for the first time in the presence of the
At around 4pm on Wednesday 24th September, Jaguar’s second quad-cam V12 burst into life after a slumber of almost 50 years. After the best part
Time I posted an update … Family matters have meant the project has had to take a back seat but things are now back on
Getting closer to a rolling chassis now and work is focussed on finalising fuel tanks*, gear-linkage location and bulkhead details. Work has also started on
On Wednesday, 5th June 2013 BBC Radio 4 broadcast a programme where Jonathan Glancey tells the story of one of the most talented but little