The gentleman’s sport sedan

The Mark 2 Jag saloon. Still fascinates us to no end that a car that looks like this – i.e., one that wouldn’t look out of place tooling around the English countryside, family in tow (or alternatively, transporting less than savory characters in a hardboiled British gangster caper) – could contain – at the time, anyway – such a sporting nature within.

Quoth Hammond, “it wasn’t the Jaguar of its time at all… it was the Subaru Impreza.”

Mk2 makes its appearance around the 2:00 mark:

And the usual overly-dramatized Car’s the Star. Pretty comprehensive, though:

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~ by motoringconbrio on January 27, 2011.

One Response to “The gentleman’s sport sedan”

  1. Don’t forget this appearance in Withnail & I

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