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  Jaguar D-Type Works Long Nose
 

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Country of origin:Great Britain
Produced from:1955 - 1956
Numbers built:11 (5 in 1955 and 6 in 1956)
Internal name:XKD
Designed by:Malcolm Sayer
Predecessor:Jaguar D-Type Works
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:June 03, 2013
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Chassis: XKD 605
The penultimate works D-Type built, chassis XKD 605 was only raced once by the factory team; to victory in the Reims 12 Hours in the hands of Duncan Hamilton and Ivor Bueb. It was subsequently lent to Briggs Cunningham and raced sporting the American racing colours of white with two blue stripes. Mike Hawthorn and Bueb used it to place second at Sebring in 1957. The car was returned to England in 1961 and restored to its original colours. It was later displayed for many years in the Biscaretti museum in Turin and today, XKD 605 is still owned by the Jaguar Daimler Heritage Trust.

Chassis details
Last known location Jaguar Daimler Heritage Trust
Appearances

2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed 2012 Essen Motor Show 2009 Goodwood Festival of Speed 2009 Goodwood Festival of Speed
2008 Goodwood Festival of Speed 2007 Goodwood Festival of Speed 2007 Goodwood Festival of Speed 2007 Goodwood Festival of Speed
2007 Goodwood Festival of Speed 2007 Goodwood Festival of Speed

  Article Image gallery (113) Chassis (6) XKD 605 Specifications