The year was 1991 when a successful businessman (John Hennessey) turned a passion of modifying his cars to go fast into his life’s work when he founded Hennessey Performance Engineering.
The British car manufacturer is headquartered in Whitley, Coventry, England and got their start in 1922 by making motorcycle sidecars (Swallow Sidecar Company).
The new Jaguar Heritage Driving Experience launched this week with lucky drivers arriving at the Fen End vehicle test facility near the home of Jaguar Land Rover in the West Midlands of England.
This new 4x4 crossover SUV was unveiled at last year’s Frankfurt Motor Show and the news caused some excitement for those who have been wishing for a true sport utility from Jaguar.
According to Jaguar USA the 2015 XJR is equipped with a Supercharged V8 with 550 horsepower and 502 ft. lbs. of torque. Its ferocious power plant is capable of a 0 – 60 time of 4.4 secs.
Jaguar is poised to enter the race with a “Supercharged” sedan but the competition in this battle is stiff and the competitors are ready for a challenge.
Earlier this week, the Baron's British Heritage Sale at Sandown Park in the United Kingdom featured some beautiful examples of British steel on the block.
Jaguar had introduced the F-TYPE Project 7 at the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed earlier this year.
The new Jaguar concept C-X17 look has been leaked ahead of the Frankfurt Auto show and it is – a crossover SUV. Are cats sleeping with dogs? Has Hates frozen over?