JAGUAR D-Type n.15



JAGUAR D-Type n.15


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The Jaguar D-Type is a car that participated at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1957. The Coventry team after the two consecutive wins of the previous two years, presented itself as the absolute favorite, Ferrari with the 250 TR was still unreliable, while the Aston Martin with its DB3S was not competitive enough.

The British Ecurie Ecosse team with Ninian Sanderson and Jock Lawrence at the wheel of the Jaguar D-Type n.15 finished second in the 24 hours of Le Mans 1957, with a gap of eight laps.
The race was Jaguar’s domain occupying the first four positions. Ron Flockhart and Ivan Bueb at the wheel of the Jaguar D-Type n.3 won the race, while in third place the Jaguar D.Type n.17 of Jean Lucas and Jean Mary Brussin of the team Equipe Los Amigos with a gap of ten laps, off the podium the n.16 of Frere and Rousselle.
In the race the British cars improved the record of kilometers traveled reaching 4397 km.


Jaguar D-Type
Designed: Malcolm Sayer
Monocoque sheets of aluminum alloy
Length: 3912 mm
Width: 1664 mm
Height: 1372 mm
Suspension front: Double wishbones, torsion bars, telescopic shock absorbers, anti-roll bar
Suspension rear: Rigid axle, transverse torsion bar, telescopic shock absorbers
Brakes: Hydraulic discs Dunlop
Tyres: Dunlop


Jaguar 3781 cc L6
Power: 220 kW
DriveType: Front wheel drive
Transmission: Manual four speed.
Fuel brand: ?
Fuel Type: Petrol
Tank Capacity: 176 lt


Second in the 24 hours of Le Mans 1957 with drivers Ninian Sanderson, Jock Lawrence

Additional information


Lawrence Jock, Sanderson Ninian




24 Hours of Le Mans

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