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R1.1m price tag for super Jag

2006-10-26 10:26

Hot Jaguar can be yours if you have about R1-million

Vehicle Specs
Manufacturer Jaguar
Model XKR
Engine 4.2-litre V8
Power 310kW
Torque 560Nm
Top Speed 250km/h
Price From R1-million
Jaguar is presenting sizzling XKR at the Auto Africa Motor Show, marking this sports car's south African launch.

The XKR coupe will retail for R1.03-million while the convertible model has a price tag of .

It features a 4.2-litre supercharged V8 which thrusts outs 310kW and 560Nm. The engine is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission.

Naturally top speed is limited to 250 km/h but the XKR jets from 0-100 km/h in about 4.9 seconds.

The XKR's powerful statement of intent is emphatically reinforced by enhanced sporting styling cues such as a unique front bumper, aluminium-finish grilles and bonnet louvres.

While sporty 19 and 20-inch alloy wheel designs and a quad-exhaust system add to its overall presence.

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