The hosting costs of websites on this system have historically been covered by advertising. However changes in the way people use the internet, including ad-blocking mean that the revenues no longer cover the expenses. For this reason we will be closing this website within the next two months unless we can find a different model. If any users of the site would be interested in the possibility of taking this incredible archive or pictures and comments over including paying for hosting, please get in touch.
We use cookies to track visitor statistics and personalise adverts. This info is shared with Google. Only use the site if you agree to this. OK, I agree
Librapix Link

Classic and Vintage Cars

Upload a Picture About this Site | Links | Random Pic | Advanced Search Home | Latest Additions | Contributors | Visitors
E-Type Jaguar Soft-top
Classic and Vintage Cars
No: 8890   Contributor: Dave Forbes   Year: 2010   Manufacturer: Other   Country: United Kingdom
E-Type Jaguar Soft-top

CWC 23?? in Kinross 2010
Picture added on 11 January 2012 at 07:28
add commentComments:
This car isn't a Jaguar but a JPR Wildcat.

JPR, founded in 1977, produces the Jaguar Type E (1961-75) as the Wildcat under a license from the British firm JPR. The car incorporates elements of the Ford Mustang produced in the years 1979-92. In 2003 the firm acquired the entire production of this model from JPR Cars in Great Britain. JPR acqu­ired Gatsby Coachworks in California in December 1997, a company that had promoted the famous neoclassic convertibles.
The JPR Wildcat is a kit car design based on the looks of the legendary E-Type Jaguar. It was originally designed for Ford Cortina mechanicals, but can now be supplied to sit on Ford Sierra or Jaguar XJ6 running gear.
Almost any engine can be fitted but Ford Pintos and Rover V8s are the usual choices although the club has a smattering of Datsun, Ford Cosworth, Jaguar etc.
JPR was based at the Goodwood Motor Racing Circuit in West Sussex and started trading in the mid eighties.
Body Style..........Open two seater or two plus two (or LeMans coupe)
Running gear........Ford Cortina, Sierra or Jaguar XJ6
Engine..............Ford Pinto, V6, Rover V8, Jaguar, Datsun
Gearbox............ A wide range can be fitted
Trim................JPR trim kit or custom trim
Chrome..............Most Series 1 E Type Jaguar chrome will fit

Added by Louis van der Meijden on 19 January 2012.

Added by Dave Forbes on 15 May 2012.
Please add your comments about this picture using the form below.


Your Name

Your email address - this will be shown on the page and will allow the system to notify you of further comments added to this picture.


1912 Crouch Carette1901 Payne & Bates Godiva Dos-a-Dos - BWK 11956 Commer Radford Estate - BTR 842BCairo Streets - EgyptLondon motor museum.1954 OSCA MT4A255 DMX Mini1981 Mini 1000.Lada 1200 Combi ParisLada 1200 Combi Paris
My Album Admin Login | Terms & Copyright | Try our site about Camper Vans