Ferrari thought they owned the 24 Hours of LeMans, until what British car came along and took it awa

The car that everyone was talking about was the 1951 Jaguar C-Type. It won the 24 Hours of LeMans on its first time out. Jaguar’s new Competition Disc Brake System allowed the C-Type to attain higher speeds, going down the Mulsanne Straight, before it was necessary to hit the brakes.


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