In the near future luxury car maker 2018-2019 Jaguar is planning to consider the launch of the series production of “charged” version of XF wagon called XFR Sportbrake.
This news was published Avtocar portal, referring to the head of the British company Adrian Hallmark.
According to a top manager of the 2018-2019 Jaguar, production XFR Sportbrake will be a very interesting project, but there will be some technical problems that have yet to be solved.
He noted that the main difficulty will be the setting back of the pneumatic vehicle suspension that automatically adjusts the position of the body, taking into account the workload of the luggage compartment, under the character of “charged” versatile.
If the project under the name 2018-2019 Jaguar XFR Sportbrake still give “good”, then the car will get the 8-cylinder petrol 5-liter power unit with a mechanical supercharger, and 8 -speed automatic transmission.
This engine develops 510 horsepower and 625 Newton-meters of peak torque.
It is known that a sedan with the same power unit accelerates from zero to 100 km / h in 4.9 seconds.
If the “charged” wagon 2018-2019 Jaguar XFR Sportbrake still gets to the conveyor, it will be only 300 copies – 400 copies.
Note that a conventional wagon XF debut took place at the Geneva Motor Show last spring.
Its cost in the British Isles begins with 31,940 pounds.