Independent Classic Jaguar restoration specialists, with a passion for racing.
West riding was originally formed as an independent specialist of Jaguar cars by master Jaguar mechanical engineer Dave Bye, but steered by on track success West Riding has evolved to become one of the world's leading classic Jaguar car restoration companies and Jaguar race engine specialists.
Nowadays, the team builds concourse Jaguars and class winning race cars for UK and international clientele, while the attention-grabbing results achieved by drivers in West Riding prepared cars generate demand for the team's performance services.
West Riding is now in pole position for the future. As long as Dave and his dedicated team fuel a passion for racing, podiums and national championships continue to follow closely behind.
Racing is in the DNA at West Riding, from workshop to office, you will find experienced classic Jaguar racing drivers and enthusiasts. Whether you require the ground up development of a race winning car or performance and reliability improvements to your existing classic Jaguar race car, the expert team know how to meet your needs. Through a comprehensive range of classic racing car services, West Riding regularly take clients' historic Jaguar race cars directly from a bare shell to the podium. Recent racing honours include the development and preparation of class winning cars at the internationally renowned Goodwood Revival Meeting and a podium finish in the prestigious Goodwood St Mary's Trophy.
Each classic Jaguar race preparation project is overseen by a team of expert race engineers with over 50 years combined experience restoring and developing historic Jaguars.
West Riding's well publicised Jaguar E-type SI 3.8-litre Competition Roadster, shown to the left, exemplifies the team's standard and level of detail. If you would like to enquire about West Riding's Classic Jaguar race car preparation services, please contact the office.
Bare MK2 shell
MK2 in paint with engine
West Riding offer a comprehensive range of classic car restoration services, specialising in Jaguar Mk2, E-Type and XK models. All restoration projects are completed to the highest concourse standards. From bare shell, through nut and bolt restoration, you can trust West Riding to delivery one of the finest Jaguars on road or track.Restorations
Restored Ex TT Garage Mike Hawthorn MK2
Through building championship winning race engines and undertaking world class engine restorations, West Riding has earned an international reputation for building classic Jaguar engines of the highest order.
West Riding offer a comprehensive classic Jaguar engine building service for road or track. Every engine is developed to the highest standards by a master Jaguar race engineer and by approaching each classic Jaguar engine build on a bespoke basis, customers are offered flexibility and choice over components.
If you would like to discuss an engine building project, please contact the office.
Engineering excellence on road & track
West Riding offers a comprehensive range of classic car services to clients. Through an extensive range of capabilities an expert team restore cars from bare shell to concourse standard. This versatility means West Riding can demonstrate a portfolio of world class, expertly restored cars.
Classic • Jaguar • Restoration • Race Preparation • Engine Building
|Restoration Services||Engine Services||Race Car Preparation Services|
|Bare shell repair and preparation||Engine rebuilding & servicing||Braking, racing suspension & setup|
|Engine restoration||Engine tuning||Performance engine development|
|Paint and interior restoration||Engine rebuilding||Race support & advice|
Concours standard restorations & race winning preparation