Archive : Jaguar slant-six pushed

Carole Nash Classic Insurance Specialists

FEBRUARY 1979 – Exact Date Unknown

JAGUAR – It is decided to divorce the slant-six power unit AJ6 from the vehicle project XJ40 ‘to ensure that the engine proceeds as quickly as possible’ – if necessary ahead of XJ40 , for which ‘ease of manufacture’ is now considered as the priority .

Jim Randle publishes a highly technical concept paper on sports cars of the future .

Keith Adams

Keith Adams

Editor and creator AROnline at AROnline
Created www.austin-rover.co.uk in 2001 and built it up to become the world's foremost reference source for all things BMC, Leyland and Rover Group, before renaming it AROnline in 2007.

Is the Editor of the Parkers website and price guide, formerly editor of Classic Car Weekly, and launch editor/creator of Modern Classics magazine. Has contributed to various motoring titles including Octane, Practical Classics, Evo, Honest John, CAR magazine, Autocar, Pistonheads, Diesel Car, Practical Performance Car, Performance French Car, Car Mechanics, Jaguar World Monthly, MG Enthusiast, Modern MINI, Practical Classics, Fifth Gear Website, Radio 4, and the the Motoring Independent...

Likes 'conditionally challenged' motors and taking them on unfeasible adventures all across Europe.
Keith Adams

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