Jan 25 2009

500hp 2010 Jaguar XFR revealed at Detroit Auto Show

The 500hp Jaguar XFR, which was revealed at the Detroit Auto Show, is the fastest Jaguar to date at 225mph beating XJ220 which reached 217 mph in 1992. Paul Gentilozzi, owner of Rockersports Racing, broke the XJ220 record at the Jaguar XFR test drive in Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah.

jaguar xfr

Jag’s new baby boasts of a new supercharged AJ-V8 Gen III engine, which pumps 460-lb-ft of torque, delivers two power outputs—379-hp naturally emitted and 503-hp supercharged. The new V8 was described by Jag “as its most technologically-advanced petrol engine ever.” Accelerating from 0 to 60 mph in 4.7 seconds, the XFR is the topmost model of the XF range, explicitly engineered to compete with the speed demons like the BMW M5 and the Mercedes-Benz E 63 AMG.

Jaguar XFR

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Jan 7 2009

Jaguar XF Diesel Now Available!

Want to get one of these drop dead gorgeous Jaguar XF’s but prefer fuel efficiency and the environment over the revs of a petrol engine — then I have some great news for you!

The new 3-litre Jag Diesel engine has been put into the XF and apparently it’s a great performer… Close to 300bhp & 450 torques, it’s a true sports diesel!

More news soon!

Source – Wheeltronix’ Post on this Diesel Jag!