The name is based on Jaguar as both names are taken from species of the feline family and as their lineup features cars mostly based on Jaguars. The company also features design cues based on Maserati and Lotus, as well as subtle touches from McLaren-Mercedes as seen on the F620. The Pariah and Stromberg are the two cars which not based on any Jaguar vehicles.
Ocelot Special Projects Division
Ocelot Special Projects Division or "OSPD" for short, is a performance division of Ocelot likely based on the real life company Special Vehicle Operations. The OSPD name can be seen on the two liveries for the Lynx: Ocelot Racing and Xero Gas, above the doors and on the front close to the grille on the respective liveries.
- Jugular -A car manufacturer in earlier GTA games also based on Jaguar.
- Lampadati - Another manufacturer with models based on Jaguar and Maserati designs.