1951 Jaguar XK120 Custom with an E-Type Engine

Jason Len is the President of XKs Unlimited and has over 30 years restoring classic Jaguars. He recently stopped by Jay Leno’s garage to show off his custom 1951 Jaguar XK120. The engine is a 3.8 L E-type with Carrillo rods, JE forged pistons, big-valve head, custom XKs Unlimited cams, and Weber 45 DCOE carburetors. … Read more

1966 Jaguar Mark X with a Modern XJR-6 Powertrain

1966 Jaguar Mark X with 1996 XJR-6 4.0L inline-six motor

Jaguar really designed an amazing looking car in the Mark X. Unfortunately its performance was never intended to match its looks. But someone corrected that with this Mark X by installing the complete powertrain from a 1996 Jaguar XJR-6. That means the fully independent suspension, high performance ABS brakes, four-speed automatic transmission and supercharged 4.0L … Read more

Mad Jag PowerStroke Pulling Team

I wrote about this Jaguar sedan powered by a twin-turbo 7.3 L Ford Power Stroke IDI diesel before but I wasn’t able to find much about it. I was very pleased when the builder recently got in contact with me and pointed me to their Facebook page. More videos and pictures can be found there. … Read more

Jaguar Sedan With A Twin-turbo Ford Diesel

Someone in the Netherlands has built a pulling monster Jaguar sedan powered by a huge Ford twin-turbo diesel V8. I tried to find out more on this build and didn’t find anything. If anyone has more info or pictures please leave a comment. Source: BangShift

Toyota 2JZ Powered 1990 Jaguar XJS

Aaron from Driftmotion took his 1990 Jaguar XJS and swapped out the tired V12 for a 2JZ-GTE from a Toyota Aristo. A custom $1100 adapter plate was used to connect the inline-six to the factory Turbo 400 transmission. The adapter allowed for most of the drivetrain to be kept. Source: Jaguar Forums