Jaguar Took Part in the Traditional 40th Race “24h ADAC”

August 26, 2012 at 12:35

Famous sports car brand Jaguar has always been known for participating in the motor shows and races, thus it was very much expectable from the auto concern to state that they will be participating in the new race of the year, which was held in the central part of Europe. This may two vintage Jaguar cars had again finished in the traditional anniversary race “ADAC 24h Classic” in the two joint crews of Russo-Baltic Racing.

Picture of Jaguar cars on the ADAC races

Picture of Jaguar cars on the ADAC races

Jaguar E-Type 1968 and 1970 model years with an engine of the capacity of 4.2 liters, corresponding to the category II and 18-th class, became the undisputed decoration of the anniversary 40th race. Behind the wheel of a red car in 1968 were such famous pilots like Mikhail Tyurin and Sergei Samsonov, and driving a car in the 1975 was Ilya Kashin, Carlin Stahl and Egons Lapins, previously known for his appearances on such famous races as Rally Monte Carlo Historic and other European competitions.

Photo of ADAC compeition and Jaguar

Photo of ADAC compeition and Jaguar

One of the important parts of the competition was not only to show what Jaguar car is capable of, but also to make people think about the history of that race and also about the Jaguar, being a part of the great history, that is why a special stand was created to provide the fans with the information.

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