Jaguar C-type 1951


Jaguar C-type 1951


Jaguar C-type 1951

  • Origin United Kingdom
  • Engine 3,442 cc, straight-six
  • Top speed 144 mph (232 km/h)

This roadgoing race car was built to win Le Mans, which it did in 1951 and 1953 (pioneering disc brakes in 1953). It was derived from the XK120, with a lightweight tubular chassis.