The Jaguar XKR (2009) is a high-performance version of the 2009 Jaguar XK.
Besides a few exterior changes, it differs from the base model with Jaguar's AJ-V8 engine being a 5.0L supercharged unit . The production of the 2009 facelift model lasted until 2011, when it underwent another facelift.
Need for Speed: WorldEdit
The XKR was made available in Need for Speed: World on January 6th, 2012 as a Tier 2 vehicle. Since August 22nd, 2012, it has been featured as a B class vehicle, although its rating was improved to class A on November 28th, 2012.
The acceleration of the XKR was drastically improved on November 28th, 2012, putting it on par with the Aston Martin DBS although its nitrous boost is weaker. It is capable of high-speed cornering as it can make quick direction changes without losing traction. Its previous top speed of 179 mph (288 km/h) was increased to 216 mph (348 km/h).
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Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (2010)Edit
The XKR appears in Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (2010) as a Performance and Highway Patrol class vehicle. The Racer variant is unlocked upon accumulating 88,000 bounty whilst the SCPD variant is unlocked upon accumulating 568,000 bounty.
It is an averagely performing car with a decent top speed and acceleration. The XKR handles well in corners but is inferior to cars such as the Audi TT RS.
Shift 2: UnleashedEdit
The XKR appears in Shift 2: Unleashed as a Modern Road class car with a $97,500 price tag. It has a C 930 performance rating and a 3.01 handling rating.
Within its performance index range, the Jaguar XKR is priced considerably lower than most cars. Acceleration is decent and top speed is standard for Modern C. The XKR does not possess any particular handling traits but has effective brakes.
Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2012)Edit
The Jaguar XKR appeared in the first gameplay feature series video for Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2012) on September 18th, 2012 and was officially unveiled at the official Need for Speed website on September 30th, 2012.
The XKR appears as a Sports class car with responsive handling and adequate acceleration allowing for long drifts to be performed without any difficulty.
Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2012) (Mobile)Edit
The Jaguar XKR appears in the mobile release of Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2012) in the Sports category. Available for $85,000, it has balanced stats with slightly higher acceleration.
|Jaguar XK (Model Range)|
|XKR (1998) • XK8 • XK (2006) • XKR (2009)|