Leaked: Jaguar XFR-S Sportbrake shows its French Racing Blue colour

Article by Christian A., on February 24, 2014

We already knew that Jaguar is planning a high-performance version of its XF Sportbrake to take on cars such as the RS6 Avant (4.0 TFSI V8 developing 560 hp; 0-100km/h (62 mph) sprint in 3.9 seconds and a top speed of 305 km/h or 189 mph) or the Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG Estate (5.5-liter twin turbo V8 that delivers 557 hp; 0-100 km/h (62 mph) in 4.2 seconds and a top speed electronically limited at 155 mph or 250 km/h), but today the first image emerged on the Web thanks to the folks from Autocar.

Wearing the same stunning blue color just like the saloon version, the XFR-S Sportbrake will get the same 5.0-liter that generates 550 hp and 680 Nm of torque as well as the 8-speed automatic transsmission.

Just like the saloon version, the new XFR-S Sportbrake is expected to zoom from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 4.5 seconds and have a top speed of 186 mph or 300 km/h. Regarding the design, the XFR-S Sportbrake comes with a new bumper with big air inlets that suggest the power generated by the big V8 engine, a carbon fiber front lip spoiler, a new rear bumper with integrated air diffuser as well as a four-pipe exhaust system.

Moreover, the Jaguar XFR-S Sportbrake is expected to get the same 5-special colors seen on the saloon: the French Racing Blue, Ultimate Black, Stratus Gray, Italia Racing Red and Polaris White. Pricing is expected to start at just over £80,000 (96,000 euros or $133,000). We don't have any details regarding the debut of the new high-performance estate from Jaguar but we do expect to see this new baby at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, next month!

If you liked the article, share on:

Comments

Recommended

BMW has given the 2018 1-Series a facelift, and they have just released a ton of new photos and a couple of videos to show us what it’s got. Nevertheless,...
by - July 24, 2017
When Chevrolet came out with the 2018 Equinox last September, the facelifted model was offered in a diesel option for the first time, plus it weighed much less at 400...
by - July 23, 2017
If you are a huge fan of the hardcore GTS version, you probably know that the closest you could get to that model is the upgraded model of the M4...
by - July 23, 2017
Audi’s intention to bring out the Renn Sport Racing version of the Q5 was made clear when it unveiled the Audi SQ5 at the 2017 Detroit Motor Show early this...
by - July 22, 2017
Kia’s Sorento midsize sports utility vehicle is reaching its mid-cycle for the 2018 model year. Thus, its fans, enthusiasts and satisfied customers are expecting the Sorento to receive an update...
by - July 22, 2017
Facebook

Youtube Channel

Tip Us
Do you have a tip for us?
Did you film an important event?
Contact us
Newsletter
Subscribe to our newsletter!
Subscribe
Galleries