Automakers conduct driver training programs on racing circuits around the world for a variety of participants: journalists, customers, even celebrities. And at a recent session of the Jaguar Performance Driving Academy at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas, the Leaping Cat marque had a couple of the Hollywood types in the paddock.

In addition to the various (evidently well-heeled) members of the public, learning how to pilot the new F-Type Coupe R on the track this time around were actors Sebastian Stan and Mena Suvari. You might recognize Stan from his roll as Bucky Barnes in the Captain America movies and Suvari from such red, white and blue favorites as American Beauty and the American Pie franchise, but both got a first-hand taste of one of Britain's finest courtesy of Jaguar.

So how did it go? Well, as one of the less-famous participants put it, it was #awesomesauce." We couldn't possibly reproduce in words her enthusiasm in person and on camera, so you'll just have to watch the video below to see for yourself.


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      ACURA23CL
      • 4 Months Ago
      Has Mena Suvari been in anything since "American Pie" and "American Beauty"? Can she still considered an actress?
        lost.juan
        • 4 Months Ago
        @ACURA23CL
        Mena actually has 4 films on tap for this year. I always like looking at her, so she could be the queen of Prussia as far as I care. Johnny and Richard are definitely take up too much screen time for me.
      dadslife83
      • 4 Months Ago
      This car in white evokes feelings of lust I have not felt since the Porsche 928. Sex in motion.