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Wiki: Jensen Interceptor

Posted: May 9th, 2009 | Author: | Filed under: Blip, Jensen, Wiki | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Wiki: Jensen Interceptor

The Jensen Interceptor was a sporting GT-class car hand-built in the United Kingdom by Jensen Motors between 1966 and 1976. The Interceptor name had been used previously by Jensen for an earlier car made between 1950 and 1957. The car broke with Jensen tradition by having a steel bodyshell instead of glass-reinforced plastic and by having the body designed by an outside firm, Carrozzeria Touring of Italy, rather than the in-house staff. The early bodies were Italian-built, by Vignale, before production by Jensen themselves began – with subtle body modifications – in West Bromwich. Read the full article »»»»