Jaguar has improved the most powerful sedan XE SV Project 8April 26, 2018
Jaguar Land Rover – Special Vehicle Operations – modernized the fastest sedan in the Jaguar lineup – XE SV Project 8. The tuning and preparation of the machine for production is almost complete. The model will be assembled in June in the territory of the technical center in Coventry. The circulation of the four-door will be 300 copies.
Since the presentation at the festival of speed in Goodwood last summer, SVO specialists have made several changes to the design of the sports car. In particular, more rigid springs and engine supports were installed. Revisions also underwent braking mechanisms that have become more responsive and productive.
In addition, the sedan was completely updated software, increasing the engine power and changing the algorithms of the auxiliary electronics. According to the SVO manager David Puck, XE SV Project 8 is faster and sharper in management than six months ago.
Under the hood of Jaguar supersedan, the five-liter V8 compressor engine, which produces 600 horsepower and 700 Nm of torque, is still installed. Up to 100 km/h the car accelerates in 3.5 seconds. Its maximum speed is 322 kilometers per hour.