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2011 Jaguar XJ - Road Test Specs

2011 Jaguar XJ-Series Sedan

(5.0L V8 Supercharger 6-speed Automatic)


Year Make Model2011 Jaguar XJ XJL Supercharged 4dr Sedan (5.0L 8cyl S/C 6A)
Vehicle TypeFive-passenger rear-wheel-drive four-door sedan
Estimated MSRP$90,500
Assembly locationBirmingham, England, United Kingdom


ConfigurationLongitudinal, front-engine, rear-wheel drive
Engine typeSupercharged direct-injected gasoline V8
Displacement (cc/cu-in)5,000cc (305 cu-in)
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, four valves per cylinder, variable intake + exhaust-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)9.5
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)464 @ 6,000-6,500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)424 @ 2,500-5,500
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
Transmission typeSix-speed automatic with console shifter and steering-wheel-mounted paddles with sport/competition modes
Transmission ratios (x:1)I=4.017; II=2.43; III=1.52; IV=1.14: V=0.87; VI=0.69
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.31
Differential(s)Electronically controlled limited-slip


Suspension, frontIndependent double wishbones, coil springs, self-adjusting two-mode variable dampers, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, coil springs, self-adjusting two-mode variable dampers, stabilizer bar
Steering typeHydraulic-assist, speed-proportional variable-ratio rack-and-pinion steering
Tire make and modelDunlop SP Sport Maxx GT J
Tire typePerformance front and rear
Tire size, front245/40ZR20
Tire size, rear274/35ZR20
Wheel size, front20-by-9 inches
Wheel size, rear20-by-10 inches
Wheel materialCast aluminum
Brakes, front15.0-inch ventilated cast-iron discs with 2-piston fixed calipers
Brakes, rear14.8-inch solid cast-iron discs with single-piston sliding calipers

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)4.9

Fuel Consumption

Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)21.7

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)4,323
Length (in.)206.6
Width (in.)74.6
Height (in.)57.0
Wheelbase (in.)124.3
Track, front (in.)64.0
Track, rear (in.)63.1
Turning circle (ft.)41.7
Legroom, front (in.)41.5
Legroom, rear (in.)44.1
Headroom, front (in.)39.4
Headroom, rear (in.)37.4
Seating capacity5
Trunk volume (cu-ft)18.4
GVWR (lbs.)5,270


Bumper-to-bumper5 years/50,000 miles
Powertrain5 years/50,000 miles
Corrosion6 years/Unlimited miles
Roadside assistance5 years/50,000 miles
Free scheduled maintenance5 years/50,000 miles

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