Union Jag Hillclimb Special

Union Jag

Union Jag

Inspired by the pre-war Auto Union GP cars. Designed and built by former Jaguar Racing Chief Engineer Malcolm Oastler, between 2003 and 2006.

Technical details:

Engine : Jaguar 5.3 litre V12. 6 Weber 40IDF Carburettors. Lumenition ignition. Approx. 320 bhp.
Gearbox : Porsche 911 G50. 5 speed + reverse.
Chassis : Tubular steel spaceframe with stressed engine.
Front Suspension : Rocker and lower wishbone. Inboard spring/dampers.
Front Hubs & Brakes : Jaguar XJ6
Rear Suspension : De-dion tube axle.
Rear Hubs & Brakes : BMW 5-series
Wheels & Tyres : Front 19? x 4? with Dunlop Racing 6.50 x 19. Rear 19? x 4.5? Dunlop Racing 7.00 x 19
Dampers : Koni 8211
Body : Hand formed aluminium.

The car has been built to satisfy the RAC MSA technical requirements, and has a CAMS logbook.
Has competed at Bathurst, Fairbairn Park, Huntley, Wakefield Park and Speed on Tweed. Second overall in 2007 NSW Hillclimb Championship, Formula Libre over 2000cc.
Immensely entertaining to drive.


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