INSIGHT. Jaguar to finish aborted XKSS project in 2018
On 12th February, 1957, an icon was cut down in its prime. The Jaguar XKSS could be considered the first supercar – a sports car born from a racer, a road car with motorsport pedigree like no other. But one fateful Tuesday, fire ripped through Jaguar’s Brown’s Lane factory in Coventry, UK, and the XKSS was snuffed out.