Supercars at the Petersen

History tells us that the Lamborghini Miura was the first exotic to be labeled a “supercar.” This hyperbole was fitting, considering its ground-breaking transverse mid-mounted V-12 engine and breathtaking Marcello Gandini-penned styling. Of course, the term has been applied to many exotics since the mid-1960s, even retroactively, to describe those ultra-expensive, limited-production sports cars with […]

Hemmings Find of the Day – 1993 Jaguar XJ220

I wouldn’t say that selecting a Jaguar XJ220 to grace the cover of a recent issue of Hemmings Sports And Exotic Car was controversial, but it sure did generate quite a bit of opinion on whether it deserved that spot. Whatever your opinion of them, you can’t deny that they’re striking, and this 1993 XJ220 […]