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
XJS 3.6 Coupe Track Car Under Construction at WinSpeed In preparation for the coming season, WinSpeed is currently building up a manual XJS 3.6 Litre Coupe as a ‘Learning Curve’ track car for one of our customers. An inexpensive way to get into Club Motor Sport with the intention of graduating into Pre ’63 GT Racing in our own ’62 E-Type Coupe – THE ... Read more
Satisfied Customers at Goodwood and Brands Very pleased to report that Simon T had a great Track Day at Goodwood yesterday in his early flat-floor E Type racer and that Simon B enjoyed his Track Day at Brands in his road-going S1 E Type 4.2 Coupe. New sets of tyres all-round bear witness to having had a great many enjoyable laps……..
A Busy Week at WinSpeed With an E-Type being prepped for the JEC Track Day at Brands on Friday (Feb 22), an XJS being built for the JEC XJS Challenge series, a 3.4 engine being freshened-up for a `Mk I` saloon in readiness for Hill Climbs and Sprints, and four other engines on the go, life at WinSpeed is in ... Read more
A Cracking Start to 2013 The difference between December 2012 and Jan/Feb 2013 is that of `Night & Day`.
The World would seem to have woken up! With four significant Classic Jaguars sold in as many weeks does this signify the appearance of the `green shoots of recovery`??
Season’s Greetings to all our Customers Peter, Chris, Jay, Chris H, Ray, Alan and Doug wish all our customers a Very Happy Christmas and 2013.
Let’s look forward to, hopefully, the ‘Green Shoots of Recovery’ and – in any event – some really excellent Classic Jaguar Motoring! Thank you to all of you for your custom, enthusiasm and support.
We re-open on Monday ... Read more
Congratulations to Christopher Wigdor!
We were delighted for our friend and customer – Christopher Wigdor – who took Outright Winner, Pre-1972 handicap, at Prescott on Sunday 7th. October.
Seen here at the deceptive `Pardon` hairpin, this wonderful 1956 3.4 Saloon oozes charm and charisma and hides a very pleasing punch! Hopefully we shall be joining him on the Hills in ... Read more
Three Generations of E-Types
All together under the roof of our second workshop we are pleased to display – coincidentally all in Red! – three generations of E-Type Roadsters.
In the foreground a 1970 Series 2; immediately above it: a 1968 Series 1.5 and in the background a 1963 Series 1 3.8. This epitomises the everyday activity at WinSpeed………..!