The Jaguar D-type helped to establish the Coventry marque’s place in Le Mans 24 Hours folklore, thanks to three successive victories between 1955 and 1957.
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With its long, elegantly sculptured bonnet and distinctive tail fin, the D-type quickly became one of the world’s most recognisable sports racers – as well as one of the most successful in period.
This book focuses on the fascinating history of XKD 526, one of only three D-types registered new in Australia.
While its competition pedigree was forged at some internationally celebrated circuits – Bathurst and Longford, for instance – it also raced at delightfully named bygones such as Gnoo Blas and Catalina Park. This is a comprehensive history of its distinguished track record.
|Date de parution||2020|
|Format||25 x 23 cm|
|Illustration||Many BW & Colour Photos|
|Nombre de page||96|
|Binding||Hardbound with dust jacket|