Summary, Prices, Specs

By October 29, 2013

Summary

The 2014 Jaguar XK excels as a luxury grand touring coupe in all its variants. Jaguar XKR and XKR-S models are more than track-ready. Elegant exterior design and a luxe interior make it one of the best choices in its class.

Ted West reported from Lime Rock Park, Connecticut, with Laura Burstein reporting from San Diego, and Sam Moses in Portland.

Model Line Overview
Model lineup:Jaguar XK Touring Coupe ($79,000), XK Touring Convertible ($85,000), XK Coupe ($84,500), XK Convertible ($90,500); XKR Coupe ($97,500), XKR Convertible ($103,500); XKR-S Coupe ($132,000), XKR-S Convertible ($138,000); XKR-S GT Coupe ($174,000)
Engines:385-hp 5.0-liter V8; 510-hp supercharged 5.0-liter V8; 550-hp supercharged 5.0-liter V8
Transmissions:6-speed automatic
Safety equipment (standard):frontal airbags, Dynamic Stability Control, Cornering Brake Control, Understeer Control Logic, Engine Drag Torque Control, Traction Control, Anti-Lock Brakes with EBD and EBA, Adaptive Restraint Technology, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, Understeer Control Logic; popup rollbars on convertible
Safety equipment (optional):Active Lighting System
Basic warranty:4 years/50,000 miles
Assembled in:Castle Bromwich, England
Specifications As Tested
Model tested (MSPR):Jaguar XK Coupe ($84,500)
Standard equipment:dual-zone automatic climate control, upgraded leather upholstery, 16-way power front seats with lumbar support, adjustable bolsters and driver and passenger memory; ventilated front seats, heated steering wheel, power adjustable tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel with multifunction controls, keyless ignition/entry, touchscreen interface with navigation, Bluetooth phone connectivity, 14-speaker Bowers & Wilkins audio system with 6-CD changer and satellite radio capability, USB port, auxiliary audio jack, rearview camera, front and rear parking sensors, automatic headlights, automatic wipers, LED running lamps, rear foglamps, auto-dimming power folding mirrors, 20-inch alloy wheels
Options as tested (MSPR):none
Destination charge:$895
Gas guzzler tax:N/A
Price as tested (MSPR):$85395
Layout:rear-wheel drive
Engine:5.0-liter 32-valve V8
Horsepower (lb.-ft @ rpm):385 @ 6500
Torque (lb.-ft @ rpm):380 @ 3500
Transmission:6-speed automatic
EPA fuel economy, city/hwy:16/24 mpg
Wheelbase:108.3 in.
Length/width/height:188.7/74.5/52.0 in.
Track, f/r:61.4/63.3 in.
Turning circle:35.8 ft.
Seating Capacity:4
Head/hip/leg room, f:37.4/na/43.0 in.
Head/hip/leg room, m:N/A
Head/hip/leg room, r:30.2/na/27.6 in.
Cargo volume:11.7 cu. ft.
Payload:N/A
Towing capacity:N/A
Suspension, f:independent, double wishbone
Suspension, r:independent, double wishbone
Ground clearance:N/A
Curb weigth:3770 lbs.
Tires:285/30ZR20
Brakes, f/r:vented disc/vented disc with ABS, EBD, Brake Assist
Fuel capacity:16.1 gal.
Unless otherwise indicated, specifications refer to test vehicle. All prices are manufacturer's suggested retail prices (MSPR) effective as of October 29, 2013.Prices do not include manufacturer's destination and delivery charges. N/A: Information not available or not applicable. Manufacturer Info Sources: 800-4JAGUAR - http://www.jaguarusa.com/models/xk/models-pricing