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Jaguar C-X75

Discussion in 'General Car Stuff or non-Zed Specific Stuff' started by GazHyde, Jul 28, 2012.

  1. GazHyde

    GazHyde The Gaz Monkey
    Staff Member Administrator Global Moderator British Zeds

    Dec 2, 2011
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    Newbury, Berkshire
    Model of Z:
    BMW Z4 3.0Si Sport
    Starts off interesting... :)

    fitted with a 1.6-liter turbocharged inline-four capable of, apparently, 500 horsepower.

    Adds a touch of impressive engineering :ymapplause:

    twin-charging, or the employment of both a supercharger and turbocharger. They are able to boost power at varying RPMs, thus making for a wide powerband. Oh, and speaking of revs, the engine is said to redline at a towering 10,000 RPMs.

    Then some nifty figures :-B

    Jaguar engineers estimate that the eco-friendly performance machine will achieve a top speed of 200 miles per hour, and 0-60 time of below three seconds.

    and then... [-(

    constantly charges up the 600-volt battery pack

    and finally :((

    The price for all of this high-tech low-emissions gadgetry? £700,000 to £900,000

    But... look at it :x


    Full Story Here
  2. Macca

    Macca Zorg Guru (II)
    Supporter British Zeds East Anglian Crew

    Dec 5, 2011
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    Wisbech St. Mary
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    2.5l Msport
    I'll put it on my Christmas list, you never know!!