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Jaguar XKR-S GT debate of 2014

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

Exclusivity is the blistering button in present horsepower wars. Jaguar is care in pace with this inclination debuting their 2014 XKR-S GT. A track-ready and street official edition of the XK Coupe. Developed by the Jaguar ETO division, an in-house forte vehicle group, the supercar is accumulate on an all aluminum body organization and collect using aerospace imitative aluminum bonding and fascinating techniques.

Jaguar XKR-S GT-dealership

The XKR-S GT features bespoke aerodynamic device to increase down force, and have new deferment and steering systems future to maximize high-speed cornering ability. The GT achieve a maximum down force of 320lbs during the adding of aerodynamic aids including a carbon-fiber front splitter, dive planes, extensive wheel arch spats, an eminent rear wing, rear diffuser and aluminum beneath tray.

Powered by a 550hp, 502 lb. ft. supercharged 5.0L V8 engine coupled to a six-speed ZF automatic transmission and energetic automatically forbidden raise differential. The XKR-S GT rush from 0-60 in 3.9s with an electronically limited top speed of 186mph. Of course a energetic fatigue system for summary backpressure and improved acoustic quality give the leaping cat its brand growl.

Jaguar XKR-S GT-dealership(1)

A carbon terracotta brake system, featuring 398mm and 380mm front/rear rotors capped adequately by six- and four-piston monoblock calipers keep with the cars track organized basis. This is the first time such a brake system has been unchanging to a manufacture Jaguar vehicle.

Suspension changes contain a wider front track, increased bend; amend bushings, a new steering system and faster steering ratio. Height-adjustable adaptive dampers characteristic a race-derived double spring system, spring rates increased by 68% at the front and 25% at the rear. Wider, 20-inch lightweight bogus alloy wheels are future to utilize brake cooling and are enclose with 255/35-20 and 305/30-20 Pirelli Corsa tires.