1986 Jaguar XJ-6 2.9 XJ40

Jaguar is a storied British brand with a reputation for sexy, sporty vehicles -- and poor reliability. Though the nature of the defects has changed, the one model for which data is available -- the XF midsize sedan -- remains below average. On the flip side, Jaguar has succeeded in revamping its styling in a bolder, more contemporary direction, and its interior quality has improved with the times. Regardless of the model, today's Jaguars always surprise with their responsiveness and athleticism, employing rear-wheel drive in all cases. In addition to the XF sedan, Jaguar markets the XF coupe and soft-top convertible, and a newly redesigned flagship XJ sedan, which comes in regular and long-wheelbase XJ L versions. Optional supercharged engines are available for all three models, and the XF and XK also come in performance versions, which add an "R" to the model designation.After 19 years as a money loser for Ford Motor Co., Jaguar Cars was purchased in 2008, along with SUV brand Land Rover, by India's Tata Motors. Jaguar is headquartered in Coventry, England.

• BODY / EXTERIOR DESIGN / DIMENSIONS

Body Type:Saloon (sedan) 4 doors / 4 seats
Weight:1720 Kg
Length:4938 mm
Height:1359 mm
Wheelbase:2870 mm
Front Track:1501 mm
Rear Track:1499 mm
Ground Clearance:n/a
Fuel Capacity:n/a

• ENGINE SPECIFICATIONS

Engine location:front
Engine alignment:longitudinal
Drive Wheels:Rear wheel drive
Steering:n/a
Fuel Supply System:Bo LH-Jet fuel inj.
Max Power:167HP (123 kW) @ 5600 rpm
Max Torque:239Nm @ 4000 rpm
CO2 Emissions:n/a
Engine Coolant:water
Displacement:2919 cc
Bore:91 mm
Stroke:74 mm
Cam Design:DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)
Cylinders:6 INLINE
Valves per cylinder:2
Total Valves:12
Compression Ratio:12.6:1
Aspiration:Normal

• CHASSIS / BRAKES / SUSPENSIONS

Front Brakes:n/a
Rear Brakes:n/a
Standard Wheels:n/a
Standard Tyres:n/a
Suspension Front:I.W.CS.ARB.
Suspension Rear:I.W.DS.CS.

• TRANSMISSION

Transmission:manual
Number of gears:5

• PERFORMANCE

Acceleration 0-100 Km/h:
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h:
Top Speed:n/a

• FUEL CONSUMPTION

City:18 l/100km
Road:9.1 l/100km
Mixt:12.4 l/100km