Jaguar Has Shown Brake Coupe In New York

Jaguar Has Shown Brake Coupe In New York

Jaguar used the exhibition in new York to remind the world about the 25-year anniversary of its "charged" line R. the power of the new car is not so great, but so advanced the brakes were not even any production car brand.

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The latest modification of the coupe is noteworthy primarily developed an aerodynamic body kit with a giant carbon fiber rear wing. The kit also includes a carbon fiber splitter, a new hood with air vents, flared wheel arches and a new rear diffuser. It is argued that the downforce created by the aerodynamic elements, reaches 145 kg.

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The XKR-S GT got new springs and stiffer adjustable dampers, new a-arms front and rear suspension, and redesigned subframe. The front track of the car increased by 52 mm, and a shorter steering rack for new items borrowed from the Roadster F-type. The XKR-S GT was the first "Jaguar" with carbon-ceramic brakes: unique 20-inch wheels hide 398 mm mechanisms on the front axle and 380 mm at the rear.

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Powerplant car remains the same is a 550-horsepower V8 supercharged 5 liter. However, Jaguar XKR-S GT received faster than the current XKR-S to 100 km/h and it accelerates in with 3,9 4,4 against with the "donor". In addition, the sports car with the prefix GT ahead of the version of the XKR-S and at Nürburgring: he drove one lap on the "Nordschleife" 11 seconds faster.

With the edition of 30 copies Jaguar XKR-S GT and claimed to be the most exclusive Jaguar models of modernity. All released sports cars are designed for the North American market.

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