AUTO NEWS – Meet The New Jaguar C-Kind Continuation

Meet The New Jaguar C-Kind Continuation

It took two years of knowledge compilation, trying to find the few out there authentic paperwork and drawings and digitising them to use the specs of the unique to the reborn vehicles. Fortunately, the late Norman Dewis OBE, a former take a look at driver and engineer for Jaguar, supplied steering on the construct course of. An authentic C-Kind, designer Malcolm Sayer’s notes, and a few images helped the crew make this a 100% correct recreation.

Beneath the hood, a 3.4-liter straight-six with triple Weber carburetors produces 220 horsepower, whereas innovative-for-the-era disc brakes are additionally reintroduced right here. The engine alone takes 9 months to construct, however Jag fanatics will possible geek out extra over the Plessey hydraulic pump on the gearbox, the original-spec clocks and gauges, and the exactly reengineered ignition swap. Even the water-based paint (out there in 12 colours together with the pictured Suede Inexperienced) is like the unique.

Jaguar Traditional hasn’t introduced pricing, however you may guess that these will every price greater than a brand new F-Kind.

AUTO NEWS – Meet The New Jaguar C-Kind Continuation


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