Our E-Type Track Car Takes Shape WinSpeed is pleased to announce that the basis of its FIA Appendix K Track Car – a 1962 Jaguar E-Type 3.8 S1 Coupe – has just arrived from Colorado. In remarkable rust-free condition, the car will be built-up in our workshops over the winter months in preparation for track-testing in the Spring of 2012. It ... Read more
A Slight Diversion from Jaguar…..BMW 3.0 CSL Restoration As a slight departure from E Types and XKs, we are delighted to be taking on the restoration of this `challenging` project – one of the 500, very rare, RHD BMW E9 3.0 CSLs of 1974. What GREAT cars they are. Having owned one himself in the late 70s, Peter Hugo of WinSpeed was chuffed ... Read more
The WinSpeed E-Type Construction Begins! It was way back in 2011 that we imported from USA (Colorado to be precise) a 1962 E-Type Coupe. The brief to our US scout was simple: The car had to have a valid identity, be rolling and with an exceptional body shell. Nothing else mattered. What arrived was exactly that! Having had its Chevvy ... Read more
WANTED: GOOD XKs & E-TYPES FOR CONSIGNMENT OR PURCHASE With the UK and European market suddenly `waking up` again after a mildly indifferent 2015 we are actively seeking for stock excellent examples of E-Types and XKs to the quality for which WinSpeed is known.
Please phone us on 01483 537706 and chat with Peter Hugo to discuss how we can help you.
A Successful and Memorable 2015 Revival! Great weather for all three days – despite predictions of rain – made the 2015 Goodwood Revival one of the best ever. Our event – The St. Mary`s Trophy – saw the Jaguar Mk2 3.8 being driven with great success by guest driver Tiff Needell and owner, Simon Drabble, on Saturday and Sunday respectively.
On aggregate ... Read more
GOODWOOD REVIVAL: SEPTEMBER 11 – 13 St. Mary`s Trophy As a foretaste of things to come, WinSpeed have been testing the Mk2 3.8 of Simon Drabble with very constructive input from Guest Driver: Tiff Needell in preparation for The St. Mary`s Trophy on Saturday (Needell) and Sunday (Drabble)
Follow this link http://youtu.be/UQZbER0LDgA to share a VERY wet test day in the WinSpeed Jaguar Mk2.
Fingers crossed ... Read more
WinSpeed at Goodwood Revival again!… 2015 Sept 11-13 WinSpeed Motorsport is, once again, delighted to be running the Jaguar Mk2 3.8 of Simon Drabble in the prestigeous and exhilarating St. Mary`s Trophy races on Saturday and Sunday.
The Car maybe the Star, but this year we have a real Star in the Car!!
Tiff Needell will be our Pilot on Saturday and we all know ... Read more
Classic Silverstone – WET!! (but satisfying…)
Filthy wet weather for qualifying on Friday was soon forgotten by Saturday when brilliant sunshine complemented some great racing. The Battle of Britain Trophy saw Simon and Alex Drabble each having good races in the Mk2 3.8 and Sabre 6 respectively. After being barged off at Brooklands in 16th position, Alex worked his way back ... Read more
Silverstone Classic 2015 – July 24/25/26 What must surely be one of the great highlights of the Classic Motorsport calendar – The Silverstone Classic – is upon us once more. A huge assortment of the greatest cars; high quality driving; a proper hands-on event for everyone ….. and no contrived Nostalgia!
Once again the WinSpeed team will be there running the Sabre ... Read more