Car Models

Jaguar XK8 Specifications:

Make and Model: Jaguar XK8
Year: 1997
Engine Type: 4.0 Liter V8
Torque: 290lb-ft@4250rpm
Acceleration 0-60: 6.4 s
Suspension: Wishbone front suspension with stabilizer bar independent with coil springs , wishbone rear suspensi
Wheel Base: 102.0 inches
List Price $64,900
Horsepower: 290.1bhp@6100rpm
Top Speed: 156 mph
Brakes: Vented Discs w/Vacuum Assist & ABS
Transmission: 5-Speed Auto
Weight: 3644 lbs


The Jaguar XK8 produced in 1997 was available in coup? or convertible body styles. The first-generation XK series shares its platform with the Aston Martin DB7. Both cars are derived from the Jaguar XJS, though the platform has been extensively changed. The XK8 heralded a change in direction for the company, resulting in the S-Type and X-Type.