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Jaguar XK-SS specs

Car type Convertible
Curb weight 1000 kg (2205 lbs)
Dimensions 3.96 m (156 in) long, 1.66 m (65 in) wide, 1.02 m (40 in) high
Wheelbase 2.29 m (90 in)
Introduced 1957
Origin country United Kingdom
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0 - 100 kph7.0 s
0 - 60 mph6.8 s
Top speed256 kph (159 mph)

Powertrain specs

Engine type Jaguar XK6 3.4-Litre (1st series) L-6
Displacement 3.4 l (210 ci / 3442 cc)
Power 266 ps (262 bhp / 195 kw) @ 6000 rpm
Torque 353 Nm (260 lb-ft) @ 4000 rpm
Power / liter 77 ps (76 hp)
Power / weight 266 ps (262 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 353 Nm (260 lb-ft) / t
Transmission 4 Speed Manual (2.93 ratio)
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive
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Shaggy  9y ago

@ Super8: Awesome car, the performance is formidable even by toady's standards.

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Fangio Man  9y ago

Thank you for adding this car again, Super8! :)

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Viking  9y ago

@Super8 another great car. I saw one driven on television once, they took it out of the museum and around the neighborhood in order to keep it in lubricated driveable shape.

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Super8  9y ago

Jaguar XK-SS. D-Type road going version. This car is one of the fastest car in 1950's capable reach 159 mph with 2.93 final. It has a lot of gear ratio option. From 2.93 long ratio to 4.01 close ratio. The legend live forever.