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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan XJ8
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan XJ8 17 24 $50,697 $56,330
4-Door Sedan XJ Sport 17 24 $53,397 $59,330
4-Door Sedan VDP 17 24 $61,497 $68,330
4-Door Sedan XJR 16 22 $64,647 $71,830
4-Door Sedan VDP Supercharged 16 22 $71,397 $79,330
4-Door Sedan 4.3L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 4.3L 17 24 $66,820 $71,850
4-Door Sedan 5.0L 16 23 $74,586 $80,200
4-Door Sedan AMG 16 23 $92,535 $99,500
4-Door Sedan 6.0L 15 22 $107,136 $115,200
4-Door Sedan 5.0L Guard 16 23 $144,336 $155,200
Pricing
Invoice Price
$50,697
$66,820
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$56,330
$71,850
Monthly Payment Estimate
$939 / month
$1198 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Large
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.3 58.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 55.7 37.6
Second Leg Room (in) 33.7 40.3
Front Head Room (in) 37.2 37.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93 105.0
Second Hip Room (in) 60.3 38.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.3 59.2
Second Head Room (in) 36.3 38.4
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 52.7 56.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.0 62.0
Wheelbase (in) 113.0 121.5
Liftover Height (in) 20.9 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.8 73.1
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1 62.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 197.8 203.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.7 15.4
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 0.79 11.8 x 0.9
Brake Type Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.1 13.1 x 1.3
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4 Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 23.1 23.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.7 39.7
Steering Type Speed-Sensitive Pwr Rack & Pinion Speed-Sensitive Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall Variable 19.8
Tires
Spare Tire Size P225/60ZR16 Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/60ZR16 225/60HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P225/60ZR16 225/60HR16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3946 4133
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.6 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 150
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 700 100
Engine
Fuel System EFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 290 @ 4250 295 @ 3000-4400
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.0L/244 4.3L/260
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 290 @ 6100 275 @ 5750
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 17
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. NA Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.57 3.59
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.51 1.41
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80 0.83
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Automatic w/OD NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.09 3.16 (1.95 Winter Mode)
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.20 2.19
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.06 2.82
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan XJ8 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Jaguar XJ Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Lower Wishbone w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 1.81 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Fully Independent 4-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.3 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 1.42 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.26 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Fully Independent 5-Link
 
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