Jaguar Drive Experience Arrives in Houston

Dec 06, 2011, 18:02 ET from Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC

MAHWAH, N.J., Dec. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jaguar North America invites Houston area car enthusiasts to the "Jaguar Drive Experience" – a complimentary two hour performance driving event, with the latest Jaguar cars. This event will take place at the Sam Houston Race Park from December 8 through 11.

Professional racing drivers and performance driving instructors will introduce attendees to advanced driving techniques, before putting this knowledge into practice behind the wheel.

This is a rare opportunity to have a first class drive experience behind the wheel of the 2012 Jaguar XJ, the all-aluminum sports sedan flagship from Jaguar.

During your two-hour driving session - guests will experience the following:  

  • An autocross and dynamic driving course which showcases the performance of a modern rear-wheel drive vehicle equipped with Electronic Stability Control
  • A slalom handling course to experience grip, weight transfer, and stability at the limit of cornering adhesion
  • A skidpad to demonstrate at the maximum lateral G handling
  • An accident avoidance course to show the responsiveness of the chassis under high speed transitions
  • The acceleration/braking course to highlight the power of the Jaguar V8 engine, and the extraordinary stopping ability of the braking system
  • A multi-surface driving demonstration course to showcase the exceptional ride quality and comfort
  • A street drive in the all-aluminum Jaguar flagship the 2012 Jaguar XJ

Reservation dates and times are available on the RSVP web site.

In the event of rain, we will be conducting wet weather driving exercises.

For those interested in attending, please RSVP at the following link: 

Note: You must be at least 21 years of age to attend or participate in this event and possess a valid driver's license. Only those who have completed this online form will be admitted to the event and space is limited.

For frequently asked questions and what guests will need to know beforehand - please visit   

About Jaguar
Jaguar Cars Limited is a premier manufacturer of luxury sedans and sports cars offering unparalleled design with tremendous performance. The company's vision throughout its storied history has been simple: To produce beautiful, fast cars that are desired the world over. Jaguar strives to provide a world class ownership experience to every owner. Today's Jaguar lineup consists of the XJ luxury sedan, XF sports sedan and the coupe and convertible sports cars. Jaguar designs, engineers and manufactures exclusively in the United Kingdom, at the Castle Bromwich manufacturing plant in the British Midlands. Jaguar is fully engaged with sustainability initiatives and social concerns with continuous involvement in environmental and community programs.

About Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC
Jaguar Land Rover is a business built around two great British car brands that are designed, engineered and manufactured in the United Kingdom. Jaguar Cars Limited, founded in 1922, is one of the world's premier manufacturers of luxury sedans and sports cars. Since 1948, Land Rover has been manufacturing authentic 4x4s that define "breadth of capability" in their segments.

Jaguar manufactures all their cars exclusively in the United Kingdom, at the Castle Bromwich manufacturing plant in the British Midlands. Land Rover and Range Rover models are built in the United Kingdom at the Solihull and Halewood plants. Land Rover exports to 169 countries and Jaguar exports to 63 countries, with global sales for both brands exceeding 240,000 vehicles annually. The Jaguar Land Rover business employs 16,000 people in United Kingdom, including 3,500 engineers at two product development centers.

Headquartered in Mahwah, New Jersey in the United States, Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC has offices across the USA and Canada and is represented by more than 330 retail outlets.

Information about Jaguar North America products is available to consumers via the Internet at





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