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Super-rare Jaguar XJ220S heading to Arizona auction

by Noah Joseph (RSS feed) on Jan 14th, 2012 at 8:01PM

With only 350 cars built, the Jaguar XJ220 is a collector's item, but some examples are rarer than others. Having relied heavily on Tom Walkinshaw Racing for the development of the XJ220 in the first place, Jaguar turned to the outfit when it came time to assess the possibility of a competition version. Three XJ220C race cars were born as a result, but in order to homologate them for competition, Jaguar and TWR built six roadgoing examples dubbed XJ220S. One of them is now going up for auction. To create the XJ220S, TWR removed all the aluminum bodywork (except the doors) and replaced it... Read More

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