en Jaguar XJ220 l My dream car

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15 on March 31, 2019
Racecar-driver Justin Law dives into detail the very rare XJ220 supercar project and it’s storied history, passing hands from Tom Walkinshaw Racing (TWR) and…

 

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0 on March 31, 2019

Jaguar is one of my favorites.

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0 on April 4, 2019

Those Britons have designed some real gems. This Jaguar was also my favorite car in the 90s and early 2000 years. It’s a monster but still a great car for the daily use on the streets. The Saleen S7 looks not much different.

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6 on April 5, 2019

i just googling Saleen S7 and it looks great tho. but that model dosen’t look heavy and strong like XJ220. 

on April 5, 2019

How about this rascal:

Bei diesem Gumpert Apollo handelt es sich um das Fahrzeug, welches anlässlich der Ausstellung auf dem Genfer Autosalon 2009 als absolutes Einzelstück gefertigt wurde. Dieses Fahrzeug hat am 13.08.2009 auf der Nordschleife einen Rundenrekord aufgestellt für straßenzugelassene Fahrzeuge mit einer Zeit von 7:11,57 Minuten. Der Apollo ist umfangreich dokumentiert. Es wurde

 

on April 6, 2019

well, that bumper looks like ‘rascal’ haha i  don’t even know that brand so i just googling and this one is kind of interesting tho.

With twin-turbo Audi power and a claimed top speed of 224 mph, this thing means business.

 

on April 6, 2019

A lot of excellent car manufacturers out there, but the Jaguar XJ220 will always be a timeless classic.

on April 6, 2019

absolutely.

on April 6, 2019

The funny part is, I liked to play Gran Turismo 2/3 (PS2) and I also used often the Jaguar aside of many more great cars. Now, all those cars evolved to oldtimers or  classic cars which increased their value.

on April 6, 2019

also i used to play Assetto corsa that similar with Gran Turismo, and i’m always used jaguar xj200 and many other old ones. well, It took a while, but people starting to appreciate it

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looks good!

on April 5, 2019

yeah it’s my ‘dream car’ haha :p  classic and tough design.

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0 on April 7, 2019

Here’s another cult car: Mercedes-Benz SL-X from 1969

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0 on April 10, 2019

Take a look at this listing: 

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Then simply imagine a racing video game in VR.

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0 on April 19, 2019

Alfa Romeo Carabo (Concept Car) 1968

 

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