Sliding Fangio’s C-Type Up a Mountain in the Rain

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Hop on board JD Classics’ ex-Juan Manuel Fangio Jaguar C-type for an impressively sideways run up the Bernina pass in Switzerland.

Chris Ward is our pilot, and he clearly possesses a special blend of talent, skill, madness and motorcar, sliding the priceless old Jag beautifully and using every inch of road available. This run would earn him a second overall in the Bernina Gran Turismo.

The 900 kilogram, 280 brake horsepower car was first registered to Juan Manuel Fangio and developed an active period racing...