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2006 Jaguar XKR Luxury Convertible Sports Car

New Car Review of the 2006 Jaguar XKR Luxury Convertible Sports Car

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Base MSRP Range: $87,330

Base Invoice Range: $79,471

MSRP As Tested: $96,030

Versions: XKS, XKR.

Vehicle Category: Luxury Convertible Sports Car

Engine Location: Front Engine

Drive Wheels: Rear-Wheel Drive.

Standard Engine: 4.2-liter, Dual Overhead Cam, 32-valves, Supercharged, V-8, 390 – horsepower at 6000 rpm and 399 lb-ft torque at 3500 rpm.

Fuel Economy (city/hwy): 17/24.

Transmission: Six-speed automatic.

Standard Safety Features: Dual front airbags, Front side airbags, Curtain side airbags,, "> Anti-lock four-wheel disc brakes, Brake assist, Antiskid system, Rear-obstacle-detection system, Emergency inside trunk release.

Competition: Acura NSX, Cadillac XLR, Dodge Viper, Ford GT, Lexus SC 430, Mercedes-Benz SL-Class, Porsche 911.

Review to follow.

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Where Built: England

Major Options: Handling Package. Victory Limited Edition, Victory Limited Edition, Carbon Fiber Edition, Cross-drilled brake rotors, Navigation system, Adaptive cruise control, Recaro sport seats, Perforated-leather steering wheel and shift knob, Heated windshield, Xenon headlights, Red brake calipers, 19-inch Atlas alloy wheels,20-inch alloy wheels.

Seating: 4.

Number of Rows: 2.

Length in Inches: 188.0

Warranties: 4 years /50,000 miles Bumper to bumper, 6 years /unlimited miles Corrosion protection, 4 years /50,000 miles Free roadside assistance, 1 years /12,000 miles Free scheduled maintenance.

Weight in Pounds: 3980 lbs.

Cargo Capacity in Pounds: Not Available.

Gross Maximum Vehicle Weight in Pounds: Not Available.

Towing Capacity in Pounds: Not Available.

Gas Tank Capacity in Gallons: 19.9

Destination Charge: $665