NEWS: Jaguar R Range Expansion With 550PS XJR
Jaguar's iconic letters – XJR – are back! Yes, Jaguar’s peak performing cat range, those beasts in their cultish R range, has been expanded to include the XJR. The new XJR will be making its global debut at the 2013 New York Show, alongside the F-TYPE and all-wheel drive XF and XJ sedans. The 5.0-litre, supercharged, 550PS, 502lb ft XJR will become "the dynamic flagship sedan of the Jaguar line-up."
Jaguar PR says about the XJR: "With a bespoke chassis and aerodynamic developments, the XJR is the most focused, agile and responsive Jaguar XJ ever made. It delivers supercar performance and assertive looks with the highest levels of luxury."
And according to Adrian Hallmark, Global Brand Director, Jaguar: "The new XJR epitomises the three pillars of technology, performance and contemporary design which the Jaguar brand stands for in the twenty-first century, while delivering new levels of dynamic ability in a luxury saloon."
We love a hot Jaguar, don't you? And that 5.0-litre supercharged V8 engine is a beauty. Bring it on!