|1998 - 2006|
|4.0L V8 (AJ V8)|
|290 bhp @ 6,100 rpm|
|290 lb·ft @ 4,250 rpm|
|1,615 kg (3,560 lbs)|
|156 mph (251 km/h)|
|No Audio Preview Available|
The Jaguar XK8 is a grand tourer convertible of the Jaguar XK X100 generation. Production was launched in 1999 and ceased in 2006. The name XK8 is a reference to the engine of the car.
Need for Speed III: Hot PursuitEdit
The Jaguar XK8 can only be driven in the PC release of Need for Speed III: Hot Pursuit. The XK8 is given a class C rating in the game.
Compared to the Aston Martin DB7 and Mercedes-Benz SL 600, the XK8 has a worse acceleration and top speed. The lack of power is compensated by a controllable and precise steering.
|Jaguar XK (Model Range)|
|XKR (1998) • XK8 • XK (2006) • XKR (2009)|