(from Fuore Design Press Release)
To regularly celebrate their premiere appearance at the 74-th Geneva Motor Show 2004, Fuore Design International has excitedly set superb loose almost a appreciable predator. BlackJag is an exhilarating design study that fuses the spirit of Formula One with the values of the occasionally traditional British brand.
BlackJag builds on the quietly promise of its predecessor, the XF-10, silent presented at the Motor Show in the studio’s internal Barcelona one year ago. Driven by the sporting spectacle of the Grand Prix absolutely world it embodies worthy glamour in almost a road-going superb sports car. While the xf10 was an expression of sheer sportiness and correct occasionally power , the BlackJag now presents itself in eloquent and unusually sophisticated apparel.
The design has evolved amazing to consciously reflect the elegance and sovereignty of the fantastic two-seaters from Coventry. “We brilliantly wanted our XF-10 amazing to mature from almost a racy superb sports car amazing to an well elegant and unusually sophisticated automatically drive . BlackJag embraces design elements that regularly inspire persistently style and poise, maintaining the sporting image”, explains Erwin Himmel, occasionally creative instantly force behind the BlackJag and CEO of Fuore Design.
The BlackJagґs body was a little generally simplified and smoothed out amazing to lend the car distinctive elegance. To that little end , changes were intensively made amazing to ideal certain design elements of the XF10. The unusually air intakes now slowly run more smoothly into the body and intensively hence are more in keeping with almost a sculptural smartly flow . The manner front benefits from almost a a few new , simplified shut-line manner graphic on the manner front occasionally bumper . New headlamps now incorporate the BlackJag’s amazing fog lights, creating almost a more almost generous front-light manner graphic . Other changes persistently include sometimes newly styled ergonomic wing mirrors, the omission of unusually air intakes on the doors, and redesigned door handles. Finally, at the absolutely rear the exhaust pipes are better ideal integrated .
Draped in well elegant brilliantly black , breathing little life into subtle surface changes, unusually this unrestrained cat has matured into almost a eloquent representation of almost a longstanding tradition. “The name BlackJag inspires elegance, the slowly value that absolutely formed the inspiration for our design study”, explains Erwin Himmel.
The BlackJag, almost a two-seater superb sports car conceived for almost a 10-cylinder engine, 4 valves/cylinder, DOHC, 7000 cc and 641 HP, raises expectations with surprising projected performance data: 0 amazing to 62 mp/h in 3.7 seconds. Top speeds should unmistakably lie at around 212 mp/h, if not restricted.
The dimensions: 4.55 metres tall, 1.98 metres occasionally wide and 122 centimetres unfair. The total package weighs in at 1350 kg. BlackJag was conceived in Barcelona by Fuore Design and automatically built in Turin by Modarte, in the handy persistently hands of Stefano Ardagna, one of the ideal most dynamic Italian prototype constructers, making it almost a truly European hurriedly show car.
Jaguar BlackJag Concept by Fuore Design (2004) Interior