The Original JET 1

View News footage of the Original Rover JET 1

1950 - THE JET-AGE CAR - AND IT'S BRITISH

The P4 Cyclops donor shape is clearly visible in this press roll-out video.

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1952 - JET CAR RECORD

Restyled body for the record attempt.

Note the removal of the central headlight and parking lights. This is the body shape reproduced in the replica.

1958 - THIS CAR IS HISTORY

The Original is driven to the London Science Museum, where it can still be seen today.

Note that the parking lights have been refitted at this stage, something keen-eyed enthusiasts comment on when seeing the replica.

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