Jaguar is to unveil new XFR-S Sportbrake at 2014 Geneva Motor Show

Jaguar Land Rover, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Motors, has confirmed that it will unveil 2015 Jaguar XF range at the upcoming Geneva International Motor Show, starting from 6th March, 2014.

Jaguar unveiling new XFR-S Sportbrake at 2014 Geneva Motor Show

Jaguar XFR-S Sportsbrake is the third model in company's ultra-high performance R-S range that joins its XFR-S saloon sibling in quite an accelerated way. The car in-houses a 5.0-litre supercharged V8 petrol engine that churns out a power of 542.5bhp and peak torque in figures of 680Nm. XFR-S is claimed to be the company's first ever high-performance sports estate car. This Sportsbrake is capable of achieving a speed of 100kmph from standstill in mere 4.8 seconds with an electronically limited top speed of 300kmph(186mph). The power is transferred through an eight-speed transmission with a 'Quickshift' (Also used in F-TYPE) functionality that enables easy and fast gearshift.

Jaguar unveiling new XFR-S Sportbrake at 2014 Geneva Motor Show

The car assimilates engineering aspects from both the XFR-S and the all-new two-seater F-TYPE. XFR-S Sportbrake is build on the platform of ongoing XFR-S saloon with slight retuning in chassis along with advance aerodynamic design to reduce the lift. Inside the car, one can find exclusive interior material that includes carbon leather upholstery with contrasting highlight micro-piping and stitching. Adding more to the grace, the standard features include an 825W, 18-speaker system manufactured by British audio experts Meridian. The car is placed against the likes of Audi RS 6 Avant and Mercedes Benz E63 AMG Estate with an estimated price tag of Rs 85 lakh. The car will be made available in Great Britain by an advance order from 1st April 2014.

Source : CarDekho - Jaguar is to unveil new XFR-S Sportbrake at 2014 Geneva Motor Show