The New Jaguar XKR-S – Tech Specification and Features

The New Jaguar XKR-S Interior

The New Jaguar XKR-S Interior

Jaguar XKR-S Features
  • Available in Ultimate Black metallic paint colour with contrasting paint finish to the grille, sills, side power vents and rear splitter and diffuser
  • Revised front splitter and side sill extensions
  • Revised rear spoiler and rear bumper fitted with unique splitter and diffuser panel
  • Vortex 20" forged, 14 spoke lightweight alloy wheels with unique design and red Jaguar "Heritage" centre badge
  • Alcon R Performance braking system with red callipers
  • Bowers & Wilkins Premium Sound System
  • Luxury Sport interior theme with Warm Charcoal full soft-grain leather and Ivory twin needle contrast stitching - 16 way electrically adjustable seating with adjustable bolsters
  • Piano Black interior finish to facia and centre console
  • Charcoal Alston headlining
  • Alloy and leather gear lever with alloy selector gate surround
  • Flint carpets with Flint carpet mats, edged in Charcoal leather with Ivory stitching
  • XKR-S badging
  • Unique XKR-S logo to the instrument cluster, tread-plate, front seat head-restraints and carpet mats
  • 6-speed electronic automatic transmission with Jaguar Sequential ShiftTM
  • Unique dampers and CATSTM (Computer Active Technology Suspension) tuning
  • Trac DSC (Dynamic Stability Control)
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Emergency Brake Assist (EBA), Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) – drive-away release
  • New steering rack, springs and revised calibrations
  • Reduced ride height (10mm)
  • Intelligent Lighting System – automatic headlamps on with windscreen wipers
  • Active Front Lighting (dynamic pivoting headlamps)
  • Bi-Xenon headlamps with integrated cornering lamps, automatic levelling and headlamp washers
  • Bonnet louvres
  • Quad tailpipes with polished finish
  • Front and Rear Park Assist
  • Heated exterior mirrors with electric adjustment, power folding auto-dimming and memory function
  • Heated windscreen with timer and rain sensing windscreen wipers
  • Instant Mobility System (IMS) in lieu of space saver spare wheel
  • Memory function with 3 settings for driver’s and passenger’s seat, exterior mirrors and steering column
  • Padded leather 3-spoke steering wheel
  • Cruise control with active speed limiter
  • Automatic air recirculation with 5 setting
  • Automatic climate control with humidity control, air particle/odour filtration and dual zone temperature control for driver and front passenger
  • Auto-dimming interior rear view mirror
  • Electric windows with one-touch open/close and anti-trap
  • Glove box with auxiliary power socket
  • Interior mood lighting
  • Jaguar Smart Key SystemTM with keyless start
  • Keyless Entry
  • Alloy pedals
  • Remote control central locking with deadlocks and drive-away locking
  • Intrusion and perimetric alarm with passive sounder and battery back-up
  • Engine immobiliser
  • Bowers and Wilkins Premium Sound with 525W Jaguar Premium surround sound
  • Navigation system with DVD mapping and 7 inch Touch-screen
  • Bluetooth telephone connectivity
  • 6-disc in-dash CD changer
  • Windows Media Audio (WMA) and MP3 disc compatibility
  • iPod and USB connectivity
  • Adaptive Restraint Technology System (ARTSTM)
  • Airbags, front and side (driver and front passenger)
  • Belt reminder system (front seats only)
  • Front seat whiplash reduction system
  • Pedestrian Contact Sensing – automatically deployable bonnet system
  • ISOfix anchor points for rear child seat
  • Front and rear seat belt pre-tensioners
Jaguar XKR-S Technical Specifications
XKR-S 4.2L V8
Supercharged Coupe
Cylinders/valves per cylinder 8/4
Bore/stroke – mm 86/90.3
Capacity – cc 4,196
Maximum power – SAE - bhp (kW) 420 (313)
@ rpm 6,250
Maximum power – EEC - PS (kW) 416 (306)
@ rpm 6,250
Maximum torque – SAE Nm (lb.ft.) 560 (413)
@ rpm 4,000
Maximum torque – EEC Nm (lb.ft.) 560 (413)
@ rpm 4,000
Compression ratio: 1 9.1
Transmission 6-speed automatic
(manufacturer’s estimates)
Acceleration 0-62mph (0-100 kph) – sec 5.2
Top speed – mph (kph) 174 (280)
Urban – l/100km 19.1
Extra urban – l/100km 8.6
Combined – l/100km 12.3
Carbon dioxide emissions – g/km 294
Tank capacity – litres approx. 70.6
Weight – kg 1,665
Gross vehicle weight – kg 2,080
Ground clearance – mm 110
Weight Distribution – Fr/Rr % 53.4/46.6
Length - mm 4791
Width – mm 1892
Height - mm 1312
Wheelbase - mm 2752
Wheels and tyres Front: Pirelli PZERO 255/35 ZR20/9.0J x 20 wheel
Rear: Pirelli PZERO 295/30 ZR20/10.5J x 20 wheel
Front/rear track – mm 1560/1608
Turning circle diameter – m 10.97
Boot volume – litres – VDA 300

 (1) The fuel consumption figures were obtained in tests carried out in line with the Passenger Car Fuel Consumption and CO2 Emissions Information Regulations 2001 (Reflecting EU Directive 80/1268/EEC as amended by 2004/3/EC). These figures were correct at the time of going to press.

Published 4 March 2008 Melanie Carter

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