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Jaguar Cancels Plans for C-X75 Hybrid Supercar

Jaguar Cancels Plans for C-X75 Hybrid Supercar

Dec 11 2012, 1:32pm CST | by

Jaguar cancels its over $1 million hybrid supercar plans

Images and details of the proposed Jaguar hybrid supercar turned up a while back. The car sounded very interesting and certainly looked cool. However, I'm sure I wasn't alone in wondering why...

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Jaguar Cancels Plans for C-X75 Hybrid Supercar

Dec 11 2012, 1:32pm CST | by

Jaguar cancels its over $1 million hybrid supercar plans

Images and details of the proposed Jaguar hybrid supercar turned up a while back. The car sounded very interesting and certainly looked cool. However, I'm sure I wasn't alone in wondering why Jaguar want to be creating a hybrid supercar at this point. The answer to that question is, Jaguar isn't.

The car company has announced that it has canceled any plans to build and sell the C-X75 Hybrid Supercar. Jaguar blames tough marketing conditions that have made building the $1.1 million per unit car unviable. I suspect building the car wasn't viable last week either and now that Jaguar has wrung all the headlines a can of the vehicle it has canceled plans.

If you're ready to drop huge money on a hybrid supercar you will have to stick with the Porsche 918. It's too bad Jaguar can't just use sexy design it made up for the hybrid supercar in a significantly cheaper vehicle.

 
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The 1965 Jaguar XJ13 is considered to be the greatest Jaguar never to be raced. It was built to compete at Le Mans but development was halted before the race, and the XJ13 was sidelined. Coming off the success of three consecutive Le Mans victories with the D-Type from 1955 to 1957, Jaguar and the XJ13 had all the necessary knowledge to win. Instead, the mid-mounted V12 racing car was put into storage, never to compete in a single race. What's the value of one of the most important Jaguars ...
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Filed under: Sedan, Technology, Videos, Jaguar, Luxury With around a month away from its world debut on September 8, Jaguar continues to issue a constant drip of updates about its upcoming XE compact luxury sedan that's aiming to take on the BMW 3 Series and Audi A4. Where the company's last bit of info focused on the car's suspension setup, this time Jag's putting the spotlight on the new model ...
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How We’d Spec It, Good to Be Bad Edition: 2015 Jaguar F-type R Coupe

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Our ultimate fantasy—no, not that one, the car-related one—involves a pile of money appearing out of thin air alongside directions to the nearest exotic car dealership. But what would we buy? The choices are many, but as soon as staffers laid eyes on the 2015 Jaguar F-type coupe, many minds were made up. At once gorgeous and semi-attainable, the F-type combines a heart-twisting exhaust note (with any of its three available engines) with athletic moves and fine luxury in a sing ...
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2016 Jaguar XE Aims For 75 MPG, But Not In The US

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The 2016 Jaguar XE is made with huge amounts of aluminum. That cuts weight and could boost UK fuel economy to 75 MPG combined. What does that mean for Americ ...
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What were they thinking? A look at the 10 worst ‘halo’ cars

Jul 29 2014 11:20am CDT | Source: Driving Canada

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Honda Ends 3 Green Models, Tesla Gigafactory Update, Aluminum 2016 Jaguar XE: Today's Car News

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Today on Green Car Reports: Honda discontinues three of its greener models for 2015, Tesla and Panasonic reach an agreement on the battery "gigafactory" project, and aluminum construction boosts efficiency in the 2016 Jaguar XE sedan. All this and more on Green Car Reports. Tesla and Panasonic reach an agreem ...
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2015 C-Class And GLA Pricing, 2015 Dodge Viper, 2016 Jaguar XE: Today’s Car News

Jul 29 2014 10:00am CDT | Source: Motor Authority

Mercedes-Benz has released the all-important pricing details for its 2015 C-Class small sedan and 2015 GLA-Class compact crossover. Both models are all-new and hit showrooms this fall. The Dodge Viper will be getting a small bump in power for the 2015 model year. The information comes from the same SAE filings that ...
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Why The Jaguar F-Type Is Getting All-Wheel Drive

Jul 29 2014 9:43am CDT | Source: Jalopnik

The Jaguar F-Type is one of the most compelling sports cars to come along in years, primarily because it adheres so closely to the classic sports car formula: open top, two seats, rear-wheel drive. (The sexy looks, sexy speed and sexy noises help too.) So why wo ...
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This Crazy Badass Jaguar Should Be In The New Mad Max Movie

Jul 29 2014 9:23am CDT | Source: Jalopnik

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