The Oldtimer Grand 2016 already held Prix at the Nürburgring for the 43rd time, a car brand is exactly 30 years: for the first time sister brand Land Rover and Jaguar enriched 2016 the Paddock in the "green hell" with beautiful cars, interesting guests and an Outlook on the future of the brand.
The British based their quarters at the Oldtimer Grand Prix in recently to the "Jaguar curve" baptized target curve of Nürburgring Grand Prix circuit. There, visitors on a large open space could admire a diverse vehicle - and people posse. In addition to the former Formula-1 Pro Christian Danner also actors Stephan Luca and Sam Riley gathered who with his wife, actress travelled to Alexandra Maria Lara in the "Jaguar village" for an interview. The legend of Jaguar Norman Shanmu in the Eifel region came as guest of honor. The 96-jährige was one of the most important test, development and racing driver of the brand Jaguar and with his vast experience and stories treasure is a great addition to the appearance of the ring.
In addition to the complete current model range of Jaguar Land Rover, also some special treasures in the "Jaguar village" were to marvel at. In addition to a D and an E-type, XJ13 prototype of the co-developed by Norman Dewis the visitors was particularly high in favour. With a couple of the Jaguar XK120 and Land Rover series 1 demonstrated the classic Division of the two brands, how to make an almost brand new classics from a neglected barn Fund. As a hard contrast the British exhibited also the new Jaguar formula E cars at the Nürburgring, who will start in his first season with the electric racers from October 2016.
Peter Modelhart, Managing Director Jaguar Land Rover Germany, was very fond of the event: "this year we will present a mixture of stylish surroundings, relaxed atmosphere and true love to old and new cars all guests. Still the icing on a particularly attractive weekend that this happens for the first time in the Jaguar curve, for me is."
Holger Stromberg took care for the well-being of the Jaguar guests with his team. The chef is accustomed or other sports, he Cook also the German national football team. Stromberg was fascinated especially by the exhibits: "the atmosphere here at the track is awesome. "And then the many beautiful old and new Jaguar models I can imagine worse jobs." (mf)