I'm standing on the side of the road in Barcelona, patiently waiting for my lift to the airport, and I'm pondering just how good the new F-TYPE Coupe is really going to be. Ever since Jaguar rolled out the exceptionally sexy C-X16 concept car in 2011, much has been said about this new machine. As much as I wanted…
Somewhere near Groom Lake in the Nevada desert is Area 51, a top-secret enclave where the military develops and tests its most cutting-edge hardware. Or not. Hidden on a side road just outside the northern loop of the Nürburgring is the Jaguar test center in the Industrial Park, which is ostensibly the Area 51 of cars.
Christian Von Koenigsegg once told Swedish online magazine Nyheter 24 that he invested all of his family's money in the car company he started at age 22 in Angleholm, working eight years without a salary and seven at a paltry sum. Such is the life of an über nerd with a dream.