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1996 Jaguar XK8 Coupe Specs

General Specifications

Price:$64 900 USD

Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:V8
Valvetrain:DOHC 4 Valves / Cyl
Displacement:3996 cc / 243.9 cu in
Bore:86.0 mm / 3.39 in
Stroke:86.0 mm / 3.39 in
Compression:10.7:1
Power:216.3 kw / 290.1 bhp @ 6100 rpm
Specific output:72.6 bhp per litre
Bhp/Weight:175.5 bhp per tonne
Torque:393.2 nm / 290.0 ft lbs @ 4250 rpm
Redline:6800 rpm

Chassis & body

Body/Frame:Unit Steel
Driven wheels:Front Engine / RWD
Front tires:F 245/50ZR-17
Rear tires:R 245/50ZR-17
Front brakes:Vented Discs w/Vacuum Assist & ABS
Front brake size:307 mm / 12.1 in
Rear brakes:Vented Discs w/Vacuum Assist & ABS
Rear brake size:307 mm / 12.1 in
Front wheels:F 43.2 x 40.6 cm / 17.0 x 16.0 in
Rear wheels:R 43.2 x 40.6 cm / 17.0 x 16.0 in
Steering:Rack & pinion w/Variable Power Assist

Drivetrain

Transmission:5-Speed Auto
Gear ratios:3.57:1, 2.20:1, 1.51:1, 1.00:1, 0.80:1
Final drive:3.06:1

Car dimensions

Weight:1653 kg / 3644 lbs
Wheelbase:2591 mm / 102.0 in
Front track:1504 mm / 59.2 in
Rear track:1499 mm / 59.0 in
Length:4760 mm / 187.4 in
Width:1829 mm / 72.0 in
Height:1295 mm / 51.0 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:251.1 kph / 156.0 mph
0 - 60 mph:6.4 seconds
0 - 100 mph:15.7 seconds
0 - 1/4 mile:14.8 seconds

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    Engine: Inline-6
    Power: 156.6 kw / 210 bhp @ 5800 rpm
    Torque: N/A

  • 2002 Jaguar S-Type R

    Engine: V8
    Power: 298.3 kw / 400.0 bhp @ 6100 rpm
    Torque: 553.17 nm / 408.0 ft lbs @ 3500 rpm

  • 1996 Jaguar XK8 Convertible

    Engine: V8
    Power: 216.3 kw / 290.1 bhp @ 6100 rpm
    Torque: 393.2 nm / 290.0 ft lbs @ 4250 rpm

  • 1994 Jaguar XJ220 S TWR

    Engine: Twin Turbo V6
    Power: 507.1 kw / 680.0 bhp @ 7200 rpm
    Torque: 714 nm / 526.6 ft lbs @ 5000 rpm

  • 2001 Jaguar R2

    Engine: 72 Degree, Aluminum Alloy, Ford-Cosworth V10 CR-3
    Power: N/A
    Torque: N/A

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