First Drive - Jaguar XJ-R (2017)

Jaguar, in some of the most memorable car advertising of recent years, has been telling us that "It's good to be bad". With that in mind, when the chance was presented to try its XJ-R super-limo earlier this year Alan leapt at it...



Make Jaguar XJ
Derivative XJR 5.0 V8 Petrol S/C 550PS
Number Of Doors 4
Body Type saloon
On The Road Price £92,655.00
Engine Size CC 5000
Cylinders 8
RPM For Max Power 6000
Maximum Power hp/PS 550
Maximum Torque Nm 680
RPM For Maximum Torque 3500
Fuel Type unleaded
Other Fuel Type no
Transmission automatic with manual mode
Number Of Speeds 8
Driven Wheels rear
Urban mpg (UK) 17.4
Extra Urban mpg (UK) 34.4
Combined mpg (UK) 25.4
CO2 g/km 264
Max Speed mph 174
Acceleration 0-62 mph 4.6
Fuel Tank Litres 80
Length mm 5127
Width mm 1899
Height mm 1460
Wheelbase mm 3032
Kerb Weight kg 1875
Gross Vehicle Weight kg 2400
Cargo capacity litres - rear seat up