1968 Jaguar with a Twin-Turbo Viper V10

1968 Jaguar with a Twin-Turbo Viper V10

David Nonis was looking for something a little more exotic for his next project. Inspiration hit when he came across a 1968 Jaguar E-Type body and he turned to UTP Race Cars in Richmond, Michigan who specialize in pro-mod race cars to turn his idea into a Cobra killer. Jaguar’s factory chassis was strong enough … Read more

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More Videos of the Jaguar E-Type with a 1JZ

Jaguar E-Type with a 1JZ inline-six

Last year we wrote about an Jaguar E-Type that was brought back to life by the talented fabricators at Charlie’s Classic & Custom Body & Paint Shop. They opted for a unique powertrain consisting of a 2.5 L 1JZ inline-six connected to a BMW 330d manual transmission. We posted some videos of the car running … Read more

Jaguar E-Type with a 20B Rotary

Jaguar E-Type with a Mazda 20B three-rotor

The last time we wrote about Muttley Racing was on their Volkswagen K70 project. From that successful project they have moved on to their next using a Jaguar E-Type. The coupe will ride on a custom tube chassis and be powered by a naturally aspirated 20B three-rotor engine. The engine is being built by rotary … Read more

Jaguar E-Type with a 1JZ Update

Jaguar E-Type with a 1JZ

When we last wrote about Charlie’s Classic & Custom Body & Paint’s Jaguar E-Type it had just made its debut. Recently they have published some videos of it running embedded below. If you are unfamiliar with this project, the team spent 18 months turning two halves of an E-Type into what you see. Then they … Read more

Jaguar E-Type with a 1JZ

Jaguar E-Type with a 1JZ

Charlie’s Classic & Custom Body & Paint Shop in Somerset, UK has spent the past 18 months in the evenings and on weekends turning a Jaguar E-Type Series 1 into an amazing drift car. Purists can take comfort that the team didn’t start with a good donor or even a complete one. They actually started … Read more