Even if Jaguar makes a huge push toward crossovers, now that F-Pace is its best-selling model in America, the car manufacturer has not forgotten regarding its flagship sedan. 2018 Jaguar XJ gets a new variant that’s high performance and delivers 25 more horsepower than XJR.
2018 Jaguar XJR575 is at the top of XJ range when it comes to performance. From its 5.0L supercharged V8 engine, this sedan can produce 575 horsepower and 517 pound-feet of torque. The car manufacturer estimates 0 to 60mph time of only 4.2 seconds.
186 miles per hour is the top speed of 2018 Jaguar XJR575 and Jaguar stated that also achieve this feat in only forty-four seconds. When compared to XJR with 174 miles per hour top speed, it’s definitely faster.
To differentiate 2018 Jaguar XJR575 from the lesser trims, the car manufacturer equipped it with twin hood louvers, unique badging, as well as red brake calipers that are combined with special gloss black wheels of 20 inches. This new sedan from Jaguar also comes with side sills, low air intake with gloss black surround, special rear spoiler, and front bumper. The customers also have a choice between 2 bespoke exterior paint jobs that are made by the Special Vehicle Operations department of the automaker, which include Satin Corris Grey and Velocity Blue.
Inside this sedan’s cabin, search for bespoke tread plates that are embossed and diamond quilted and intaglio seats. There is also a ten-inch touchscreen that sits center and front on the dash. In terms of connectivity, 4G WiFi is also available. The key safety features of Jaguar XJ575 include blind spot assist, emergency braking, park assist, and lane keep assist.
The automaker says it’ll make announcements about the new 2018 Jaguar XJ575, including US pricing details later this year.