British Classic Jensen Cars


The Jensen 541s and the Jensen CV8


Great photographs with lots of information about a collection of Jensen 541S and CV8 British classic cars, plus an informative article about the super manual drive 541S by an enthusiast.

The Jensen 541S and CV8 were the last hand built classic cars, or automobiles, built by the Jensen brothers (early 1960s).

Truly high performance sports cars hand built in fiberglass with large straight 6 and V8 engines - very fast!

Many cars in this collection were Jensen Owners Club concourse winners.


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Manual Drive


Jensen Owners Club Calendar 1981 features our 541S. John Neville Cohen

Our 541S Manual Drive
Featured in the Jensen Owners Club Calendar 1981




The Information pages


The Jensen information pages contain details about this private collection with information on the Jensen Owners' Club, road tests, chassis and engine numbers of the very rare manual drive 541S. 


Our CV8 on the front cover for the 25th anniversary issue of The Jensen Owners Club Magazine 1996. John Neville Cohen

Our CV8 on the Front Cover of
The Jensen Owners Club Magazine
25th Anniversary Issue
July 1996


There is also a useful links page to other related sites.  




The Article


An article about the often overlooked, very rare, manual drive 1960 sports car.

the Jensen (4 litre straight 6) 541S.


This article is full of little known facts about these last two superb fiberglass cars, made by the Jensen brothers, the CV8 and particularly the manual drive 541S. 

These are really high performance classic cars, the CV8 (6 litre V8) was the fastest four seater car of its time (with plenty of great photographs).

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