R.I.P. Peter Frewer It was with very great sadness that we learnt of the death, as the result of an accident at home, of Peter Frewer (Sqn Ldr Retired). A long term Jaguar enthusiast, he will always be associated with his immaculate Silver Series 2 E-Type Roadster – breathtakingly perfect. An utterly decent gentleman, we express our condolences ... Read more
Classic Le Mans Beckons! Six weeks to go now until Classic Le Mans 2012. Once again Peter & Chris of WinSpeed will be enjoying this long with week-end in the company of some 20 friends in an eclectic mix of Classic & Modern cars – mainly Jaguar. With some wonderful racing, a decent Hotel and some excellent local Restaurants ... Read more
JEC Surrey/Hants at Brooklands Sunday 13th May If you want a “Grand Day Out” (where, at least, you could take refuge from the inevitable rain) then why not visit the Brooklands Museum in Weybridge on Sunday 13th. May. The event is the Surrey/Hants section of the Jaguar Enthusiasts Club so a good assortment of Jaguars will be present.
Assorted staff from WinSpeed will ... Read more
Jaguars at Blenheim Palace Saturday 19th May Saturday 19th.May will see the annual Growler Gathering of over 100 (hopefully) Modern XKs at the mighty Blenheim Palace (The Birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill) in Woodstock near Oxford. WinSpeed will be there with Jaguar XKs both Modern….and Classic. A great day out for the family – so, come rain or shine – BE THERE!!
Aston Martin and WinSpeed! We are happy to announce that WinSpeed is increasingly looking after various Aston Martins – particularly the DB7 range, whether 6 or 12 Cylinder models.
Modern Jaguar Servicing at WinSpeed We are pleased to report an ever-increasing clientèle with Modern Jaguars, be they XKs, XJs, X and S-Type. Under the care of Jay Deakin we have rebuilt complete engines, attended to routine servicing, tackled potential problems in advance and – increasingly – undertaken skilful welding repairs to their structures.
With very competitive hourly rates you can ... Read more
Gearing up for Classic Le Mans With Classic Le Mans (July 6 – 8) looming large on the horizon, to be followed by a tour of the Tarn region of France, we are planning the installation of one of our 5-Speed Gearboxes into `Yves` – Peter`s Blue XK120 Roadster. This upgrade transforms the long-distance usability of not only the XK120, but ... Read more
Tim Waddingham 1958-2012 It was with great sadness that we learned the news of Tim`s untimely and tragic death on Sunday February 5th.. He was a gifted Jaguar restorer and to whom I sold his Jaguar `Catman` XJ13 replica. He was an utterly decent man. To his wife and daughter we offer our sincere condolences.