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Jaguar News: Jaguar Land Rover SVO Division Dreams of A Standalone Sports Car

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Jaguar Land Rover's Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) division has only been around for few years, but it has been making a mark in the industry. The division has launched a number of models such as the Range Rover Sport SVR, the F-Type Project 7, and recently, the XE SV Project 8. But SVO has big dreams as it wants to create its own bespoke model.

“Deep down we want to make our own model. Just look at the success of the [Mercedes] AMG GT,” said John Edwards, JLR’s managing director of Special Vehicle Operations to Auto Express.

But this is something that will happen down the road. Edwards emphasized that SVO needs to get their Project vehicles just right before moving on to a standalone model. Possible candidates for the next project could be either the F-Pace or upcoming Range Rover Velar.

Source: Auto Express


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Have to say the more I look at this, I can see some having issues with the big ricer racing wing, but overall I like what Jaguar has done with stepping up to have a competitive street legal race car. 

Yea not a fan of the coup look, but I understand it from an aerodynamic standpoint.

Really liking it in their royal blue:

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