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Aston-Martin DB2-4 1953-1957 light green metallic top view

Aston-Martin DB2/4 1953-1957: The First Hatchback

About Specs The DB2 was replaced in 1953 by the Aston-Martin DB2/4 saloon. However, it wasn`t really a saloon, it was a 2+2 grand tourer with a hatch-back. That point cleared up we shall continue. [...]

May 18, 2015 Aston-Martin, By country of origin, By type, Cars, Coupe/Convertible, DB2/4, Europe, Sedan/Saloon, United Kingdom
Jaguar XJ 1968-1973 front headlight seires I

Jaguar XJ6 & XJ12 Series I 1968-1973: Fastest Saloon of 1972

About Specs Our subject car is the Jaguar XJ6, the first model of a car that is still thriving today. The XJ is the only Jaguar model that is still being produced, albeit in a much updated form, that bears [...]

April 11, 2015 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Europe, Jaguar, Sedan/Saloon, United Kingdom, XJ
Jaguar 420G 1967-1970 by Rex Gray

Jaguar 420G 1967 – 1970

About Specs With the advent of British Leyland ownership came many model changes. The Jaguar MK X was still successful but for some strange reason the new management in their wisdom, decided to give this most beautiful of cars a [...]

March 6, 2015 420G, By country of origin, By type, Cars, Europe, Jaguar, Sedan/Saloon, United Kingdom
Jaguar 420 1966-1968 by Spanish Coches

Jaguar 420 1966 – 1968

About Specs British Leyland`s influence was being felt at Jaguar. This facelift completed the metamorphosis from MK II to MX X. Jaguar simply put a minaturised MK X front onto the S type and fitted the 4.2 XK engine to [...]

February 18, 2015 420, By country of origin, By type, Cars, Europe, Jaguar, Sedan/Saloon, United Kingdom
Jaguar S type 1963-1968 by The Car Spy

Jaguar S type 1963 – 1968

About Specs The only criticisms leveled at the MK II were that it had insufficient boot-space for a family car and was quite wild through fast corners. The MK II was a little inclined to lift a wheel amid a [...]

February 5, 2015 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Europe, Jaguar, S type, Sedan/Saloon, United Kingdom
Ford Lotus Cortina MKI 1963-1966 by Gillian Bonfils

Ford Lotus Cortina MKI 1963 – 1966

About Specs To tie the 1960`s Lotus story together I must inflict a little history on you, the reader. As the decade began Colin Chapman was planning the new Elan sports-car. The Elan was an entirely new concept owing very [...]

February 4, 2015 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Cortina MKI, Europe, Lotus, Sedan/Saloon, United Kingdom
Jaguar MKX 1961-1967 by André Ritzinger

Jaguar MK X 1961 – 1967

About Specs The 1961 Earl`s Court Motor Show in London was taken by storm when the Jaguar MK X was unveiled. Bill Lyons and his staff had shrouded the project in tight security. The new model had already been announced [...]

January 20, 2015 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Europe, Jaguar, MK X, Sedan/Saloon, United Kingdom
Healey Tickford 1950-1954 by Tom Ellis

Healey Tickford 1950 – 1954

About Specs Donald Healey`s last saloon project, the Tickford saloon was named after the Tickford coach building company that designed and built the body-work. Healey was entering the Grand-Tourer market for the first time. The Tickford bore no resemblance to [...]

January 14, 2015 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Coupe/Convertible, Europe, Healey, Sedan/Saloon, Tickford, United Kingdom
Jaguar MKII 1959-1968 by Niels de Wit

Jaguar MK II 1959 – 1968

About Specs 1959 saw the launch of one of the great Jaguar icons, the MK II sports saloon. Encouraged by the success of the MK I, which both created and filled a gap in the market, Bill Lyons presented the [...]

January 13, 2015 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Europe, Jaguar, MK II, Sedan/Saloon, United Kingdom
Jaguar MK IX 1958-1961 by Jeff

Jaguar MK IX 1958 – 1961

About Specs The Jaguar MK IX was well received when it appeared in 1958. The subtle differences, when compared to the previous model, MK VIII, were appreciated by the market. The MK VIII was a little plain, the MK IX [...]

January 5, 2015 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Europe, Jaguar, MK IX, Sedan/Saloon, United Kingdom