- Jaguar to become exclusive title and automotive partner of high-performance powerboat company Vector Offshore Racing.
- Jaguar Vector Racing to focus on a programme of technical performance and achievement including attempts to break 12 UIM World Records for both speed and endurance.
- Jaguar’s Formula E team – Panasonic Jaguar Racing to collaborate with Vector on a future series of electric World Record attempts.
Vector, Britain’s leading powerboat brand, is pleased to announce a new title partnership between Vector Offshore Racing and Jaguar, which will see the team re-named as Jaguar Vector Racing.
Jaguar Vector Racing will enter a number of high-profile endurance races in 2018 including the British Powerboat Championships in the Marathon ‘A’ Class. In addition, a number of challenges to established marine World Records are planned for 2018.
Jaguar returned to racing in October 2016, becoming the first premium manufacturer to join the all-electric FIA Formula E street-racing series. The British brands will join forces to bring Jaguar Racing from the city streets to the water.
Jaguar Vector Racing will work together on a series of innovative electric World Record attempts using technology derived from Formula E.
The Vector team is very proud to be aligning with a great British brand like Jaguar, and to be joining such a high-profile group of technically pioneering partners all pushing the boundaries of performance and technical excellence.
MAL CREASE, CEO OF VECTOR
Jaguar is a performance brand and Vector are the epitome of power and performance on the water. We have some very exciting plans for Jaguar Racing especially as we move towards an electric future as we continue our mission ‘Race to Innovate’.
MARK CAMERON, DIRECTOR OF EXPERIENTIAL MARKETING, JAGUAR LAND ROVER