January 15, 2019

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the iconic film, ‘The Italian Job’, Classics on the Road and the Jaguar E-type Club have created an exciting tour which follows the movie route, driving through eastern and northern France to Turin and then on to Switzerland.

The I...

November 15, 2018

"What do you mean you've no oil pressure - we haven't had oil pressure since Day 3"

When we took part in the inaugural run in 2016, we could only manage one stage owing to workload pressures. However, it was a wonderful day and sowed the seeds for a repeat trip. This ye...

July 23, 2018

We can confirm that participants in the 19-day event will be flagged away from the starting point at Pendine Sands, Carmarthenshire, on September 17th by land-speed record-breaker Don Wales.

The 3,800-mile tour around the British coastline was originally created in 2016...

April 10, 2018

E-types are set to play an important role in the XK70 Jaguar Festival at Shelsley Walsh Hillclimb this June. E’s will drive competitively and in demonstration runs up the famous hillclimb course, dazzle visitors to the two-day event in static displays, be the subject o...

February 20, 2018

Join us on Wednesday 18 April at the superb Ellenborough Park Hotel, near Cheltenham on the outskirts of the Cotswolds for our Round Britain Coastal Drive Launch Day. Enjoy coffee on arrival and a chance to talk to previous participants and those who will be taking par...

December 19, 2017

 Above: E-types gathered for the annual Club Weekend at the The Chateau Impney Hotel, Droitwich, 2017. 

Well it’s been another full and wonderful year for the E-type Club. Thank you to all our members, wonderful representatives, fantastic partners and spo...

December 1, 2017

Amidst the flurry of Christmas deliveries, keep an eye on your letterbox for delivery of the January issue of The E-type magazine. It will see the official launch of the 2018 Round Britain Coastal Drive, supporting Prostate Cancer UK, for E-types. Within its pages will...

November 22, 2017

How can we improve the website for users? This was the question we asked ourselves as the new year quickly approaches. A time of new beginnings and resolutions, the new year presents the perfect time to conduct such a review.

As a result, The E-type Club will be reveali...

September 26, 2016

Stage 15 (Day 15)

My apologies for not writing this at the beginning of the day but I had to do BBC TV and radio stuff early on which delayed me fatally, though did my ego no harm! I am now at the end of Day 16 and due at this evening’s dinner in two minutes’ time.

So Da...

September 25, 2016

Stage 7 (Day 7): We first assembled on the seafront (where apparently SS used to test their cars) and, with a ukulele-playing couple (see video), we were flagged away by member John Barnett, who is High Sheriff of Lancashire.

We began with a fine convoy and althoug...

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