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Jaguar Introduces the Jaguar XKR-S

The Jaguar XKR-S At A Glance

  • The most powerful and quickest series production sports car Jaguar has ever built.
  • The ultimate expression of Jaguar’s sports car strategy; offering intelligent performance with everyday driveability.
  • Uprated supercharged AJ-V8 Gen III R direct-injection engine produces 550hp* and 502 lb/ft of torque.
  • 0-60mph in 4.2 seconds.
  • Maximum speed raised to 186mph (300kph)
  • Active sports exhaust delivers an authentic, racing inspired soundtrack.
  • The XK model’s strong, lightweight aluminum construction optimizes performance, agility and economy.
  • Suspension changes to front and rear for the ultimate in precision and control.
  • Aerodynamic styling changes incorporate Computational Fluid Dynamics calculations in order to reduce lift and maximize aerodynamic stability.
  • Revised interior features 16-way adjustable memory sports seats with carbon-fiber effect leather.
  • Reprogrammed Adaptive Dynamics allow the enthusiastic driver to explore the limits of the handling envelope.
  • Jaguar’s performance flagship competes in new territory for the company.

GENEVA, Switzerland, March 1, 2011 – Making its debut at the Geneva Motor Show 2011, the XKR-S is the most extreme expression yet of Jaguar’s passion for building beautiful, fast cars. For the first time with a series production car, Jaguar gains entry to the exclusive ‘300kph club’ (186mph) thanks to the effortless performance of the supercharged 5.0-litre AJ-V8 engine. A revised fueling map means the direct-injection powerplant now produces 550hp* and 502 lb/ft of torque. Extensive tuning has ensured that power delivery and performance are seamless, contributing to a 0-60mph time of 4.2 seconds. The active exhaust encourages and rewards the enthusiastic driver with dramatic, motorsport-inspired aural feedback.

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Jaguar XKR-S Specification

Find out the dimensions of the Jaguar XKR-S from the technical components of the engine to its top speed.

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Jaguar XKR-S Product Information

Features the standard and optional equipment on the Jaguar XKR-S including available colors and trim.

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Jaguar XKR-S Press Release

Get all the details on the Jaguar XKR-S’ styling, performance, powertrain, handling and interior.

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