Nice wheels
Country Life UK|March 17, 2021
SIXTY years ago almost to the day, on March 15, when the Jaguar E-type first hit the tarmac, Frank Sinatra took one look and said ‘I want that car and I want it now’; shortly after, Enzo Ferrari dubbed it ‘the most beautiful car in the world’.
Annunciata Elwes

Highly influenced by the Le Mans-winning D-type, the E-type was meant as a racing car, too—top speed 150mph—but it soon became a popular sports model and all-out 1960s icon, with its stylish lines, central twin exhaust and the likes of Steve McQueen, Brigitte Bardot and Britt Ekland behind the wheel.

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