2012 Jaguar XKR-S First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2012 Jaguar XK - Road Test Specs

2012 Jaguar XK XKR-S

(5.0L V8 Supercharger 6-speed Automatic)


Year Make Model2012 Jaguar XKR-S 2dr Coupe (5.0L 8cyl S/C 6A)
Vehicle TypeRWD 2dr 4-passenger coupe
Estimated MSRP$132,875
Assembly locationCoventry, England


ConfigurationLongitudinal, front-engine, rear-wheel drive
Engine typeSupercharged and intercooled, port-injected 90-degree V8, gasoline
Displacement (cc/cu-in)5,000/305
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, four valves per cylinder, variable intake + exhaust-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)9.5
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)550 @ 6,000-6,500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)502 @ 2,500-5,500
Fuel type91-octane required
Transmission typeSix-speed automatic with console shifter, steering-wheel-mounted paddles and sport/competition modes
Transmission ratios (x:1)I = 4.17, II = 2.30, III = 1.52, IV = 1.14, V = 0.87, VI = 0.69, R = 3.40
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.31
Differential(s)Electronically controlled limited-slip rear


Suspension, frontIndependent double wishbones, coil springs, driver-adjustable variable dampers
Suspension, rearIndependent double wishbones, coil springs, driver-adjustable variable dampers
Steering typeHydraulic-assist speed-proportional rack-and-pinion power steering
Tire make and modelPirelli P Zero
Tire typeAsymmetrical summer, performance
Tire size, front255/35ZR20
Tire size, rear295/30ZR20
Wheel size, front20-by-9 inches
Wheel size, rear20-by-10.5 inches
Wheel materialForged aluminum alloy
Brakes, frontVentilated steel disc with two-piston sliding aluminum caliper
Brakes, rearVentilated steel disc with single-piston sliding aluminum caliper

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)4.2

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)15 city/22 highway/17 combined
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)16

Audio and Advanced Technology

Stereo descriptionAM/FM/CD Bowers & Wilkins audio system, 8 speakers, 525 watts, 7.1 surround sound
iPod/digital media compatibilityStandard USB and auxiliary inputs
Satellite radioSirius-capable head unit, subscription fee not included
Hard-drive music storage capacity (Gb)Not available
Rear seat video and entertainmentNot available
Bluetooth phone connectivityStandard
Navigation systemStandard DVD-based system with 7-inch touchscreen and traffic updates
Telematics (OnStar, etc.)Not available
Smart entry/StartStandard
Parking aidsStandard back-up camera
Blind-spot detectionNot available
Adaptive cruise controlStandard
Lane-departure monitoringNot available
Collision warning/avoidanceNot available
Night VisionNot available
Driver coaching displayNot available

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,865
Length (in.)188.7
Width (in.)74.5
Height (in.)52.0
Wheelbase (in.)108.3
Track, front (in.)61.4
Track, rear (in.)63.3
Turning circle (ft.)35.8
Headroom, front (in.)37.4
Headroom, rear (in.)30.2
Shoulder room, front (in.)56.6
Shoulder room, rear (in.)42.4
Seating capacity4
Trunk volume (cu-ft)11.7


Bumper-to-bumper5 years/50,000 miles
Powertrain7 years/70,000 miles
Corrosion6 years/Unlimited mileage
Roadside assistance5 years/50,000 miles
Free scheduled maintenance5 years/50,000 miles (includes brake disc/pad/fluid replacement, plus windshield wiper replacement)

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