New Jaguar Project 7 inspired by Jag’s D-Type
Jaguar’s Project 7 concept had make its dynamic debut at the 2013 Goodwood Festival of Speed on 12th July. Project 7 is a brand new design study based on Jaguar’s acclaimed F-TYPE – its all-new, two-seater, convertible sports car. Powered by a 550PS version of Jaguar’s 5.0-litre Supercharged V8 engine, Project 7 can hit 60mph in 4.1 seconds, and a limited top speed of 186mph. This short film shows Project 7 complete its final shakedown run before Goodwood.
Project 7’s name acknowledges Jaguar’s winning of Le Mans seven times between 1951-1990 — a record for a British manufacturer — and its blue paintwork is reminiscent of the victorious Jaguar D-types of 1956/1957. If you look carefully, you may even see a D-type in the film…