Jaguar unveils its new luxury car

Jaguar has released details of its latest high-performance luxury car, due to be officially unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show.

The new XKR-S is powered by a supercharged V8 engine producing 550 horsepower, while it emits less than 300g/km CO2.

Described as the quickest Jaguar ever, the model promises a 0-100mph time of 8.6 seconds and a top speed of 186mph.

The XKR-S boasts a new aerodynamically-driven design and overhauled suspension and the Adaptive Dynamics system is reprogrammed to offer a better driving experience.

Adrian Hallmark, Jaguar's new global brand director, said: "The XKR-S is a bold and exciting new model for Jaguar. We expect to attract both loyal and new Jaguar driving enthusiasts who still want the comfort, opulence and class only a Jaguar can offer, combined with inspirational performance."

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