Jaguar to roll-out new XKR-S at Geneva Auto Show

Thursday 24 February 2011, 00:00 AM by Vikas Yogi

Jaguar Cars, the British subsidiary of Tata Motors, stated on Wednesday that it will launch its super luxury sedan - XKR-S – at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show.

According to a statement given by Jaguar Global Brand Director Adrian Hallmark, "The XKR-S is a bold and exciting new model for Jaguar. We expect to attract both loyal and new Jaguar driving enthusiasts, who still want the comfort, opulence and class only a Jaguar can offer, combined with inspirational performance."

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Sporting a power-packed engine, the new XKR-S is capable of delivering a peak power of 550 bhp along with a massive peak torque of 501 lb-ft. The new sedan carries sublime performance Characteristics and breaks the speed barrier of 100 km/hr in just 4.2 seconds. The top speed of the car is 300 km/hr.

While further informing about this upcoming car model, Mr. Hallmark said, "The XKR-S is not merely the quickest Jaguar ever, but also the most agile, responsive and driver-focused... the XKR-S is the only car in its class that emits less than 300g per km CO2."

The Geneva Auto Show is scheduled to start from 1st of March this year.