The Ultimate Coachbuilt Jaguar Shooting Brake Can Be Yours Now

Lynx Engineering only built 67+1 Eventer V12s between 1982 and 2002, and registration number CYJ621Y is serial number 002, the first car sold to the public. Silverstone Auctions now expects to sell it for under $50,000 at The Autumn Sale. » 8/22/14 10:40am 8/22/14 10:40am

The XJ-S Was A Very Old Pussy In 1990

In 1990, the Jaguar XJ-S was already on sale for sixteen years. That didn't stop the British from making it for another five, but for the nineties, they upgraded the whole thing to keep it attractive for the lords. They also got rid of the hyphen, so it become the XJS. That's more or less five extra horses right there! » 1/07/13 10:30am 1/07/13 10:30am

What's Old Is New Again With The Porsche 968 And The Jaguar XJS

Welcome to Sunday Matinee, where we highlight classic car reviews or other longer videos I find on YouTube. Kick back and enjoy this blast from the past. » 11/18/12 5:00pm 11/18/12 5:00pm

Pack your brandy, rifles and breakdown kit in this Jaguar

Call this custom-built, 1989 Jaguar XJS Lynx Eventer an estate, a Nomad or a shooting brake, but whatever you call it, make sure to replace every single electrical connection before you take it on a fox hunt, or else you'll be calling it a flatbed. » 7/07/11 4:00pm 7/07/11 4:00pm

The Two-Ton Miata!

Even though it blew both head gaskets at the Goin' For Broken LeMons, the Pendejo Engineering XJS managed to knock out a fourth-best (out of 108 cars) lap time of 2:16.339. » 5/15/10 5:00pm 5/15/10 5:00pm

LeMons Torture Test Results: British Cars

Most of us will look at these admittedly godawful numbers for the Triumphs, Jaguars, and MGs we've seen in LeMons races and back away in horror… but your true British car aficionado will see those numbers as a challenge! More Spitfires! More Rover 3500s! More Humber Sceptres! » 1/17/10 10:00pm 1/17/10 10:00pm

Automotive Survivors Part II: More Cars Made For At Least 20 Years

When we had the 50 Cars Made For Over 20 Years list a few weeks back, we were deafened by the howls of outrage from those whose favorite cars didn't make the cut. » 9/26/09 11:00pm 9/26/09 11:00pm

Recession-Friendly Twenty-Four Cylinder Jag for $40,000!

In 1776 the American colonists routed the British. Two hundred years later, Jaguar debuted the XJS coupe with Lucas electrics and a thirsty V12, proving it's never too late for revenge. » 7/10/09 8:00am 7/10/09 8:00am

Jaguar XJSChero, Perfect For Your Italian Wine Toting Needs

These photos show a perfectly executed Jaguar XJS V12 conversion to a XJS-Chero. This baby was spotted carting around wine at a Jaguar dealer in Milan, Italy. » 4/09/09 2:00pm 4/09/09 2:00pm

Jaguar XJ12 Wheel Adds Touch Of Class To Sprite Hell Project, Keeps…

What do you do when you've got a project car that lacks good junkyard parts availability, yet you want to keep the budget within reach of 24 Hours Of LeMons qualification? Parts interchange! » 3/07/09 11:00am 3/07/09 11:00am

Roof Skiing On A Jaguar XJS At 130 MPH

This guy doesn't have enough money to practice on a real slope for the World Speed Skiing Championships, so he strapped himself to a Jaguar XJS' roof instead. Seriously. (Hat tip to vwminispeedster!) » 1/16/09 12:00pm 1/16/09 12:00pm

24 Hours Of LeMons Arse Freeze-A-Palooza Über Gallery: British Steel

We never see enough British cars in the 24 Hours Of LeMons, so getting two TR7s, a V12 Jag, and a Chevy-powered Jag on the track at the same time really made our weekend. » 1/09/09 2:00pm 1/09/09 2:00pm

PCH, Book Of Revelations Edition: Gray Market V12 Jag or Cheap 6.9 Benz?

Welcome to Project Car Hell » 11/19/08 5:20pm 11/19/08 5:20pm, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that's the coolest... and the most hellish! It seems that the Japanese won't be celebrating an improbable victory over PCH Superpower Britain this time around, with the Land Rover beating the Nissan Patrol . Today we're going to…

Mud Bog Jag XJS Sings Dixie With A British Accent

Reader Brian spotted this classy Jaguar XJS-HE at a Wal-Mart in Ft. Pierce, Florida over the weekend, leaving us to ponder how something like this comes about. We're also somewhat surprised at how well the XJS body » 9/09/08 6:00pm 9/09/08 6:00pm lends itself to jacked-up 4x4 duty — the proportions just seem to sort of work. But what's underneath…

Jaguar XJS-C, The Car For Small Town Closeted Gay Voyeurs

We're really starting to like Stick Shift, Vanity Fair's weekly gay car blog. It explains to us the intricacies and variations of the gay psyche in a language we can understand: cars. Take, for instance, that really nice middle-aged guy who runs the local antiques shop. He's always inviting you and your teenage… » 8/08/08 1:40pm 8/08/08 1:40pm

PCH, Superpower Showdown: V12 Jagchero or Electric Renault?

We took a break from the PCH Superpowers and watched the Rotary Honda 600 pound on the Rotary Starlet in yesterday's all-Japanese Choose Your Eternity poll. However, Britain's defeat of Italy last week can mean only one thing: Britain must now take on PCH SuperGigaPower France in an attempt to claim the rusty,… » 4/08/08 5:30pm 4/08/08 5:30pm