steve mcqueen jaguar drivingJaguar XK 8 testdrive over the Easter holidays:
we’ve managed to get the latest covertible for a four day testdrive through the Easter weekend from a local Jaguar dealer.

Weather: sunny / 18 degrees

Car: Jag XK8 convertible

Destination: Lago di Garda

Byebye…

Video: Jaguar XK8



 

Both the XK8 and XKR are electronically limited to a maximum of 155.4 mph (250.1 km/h). The XK8 came standard with 17-inch alloy wheels, while 18-inch (Standard on the XKR), 19-inch, and 20-inch wheels are available for additional cost.
Jaguar’s Adaptive Cruise Control is an optional feature available on both models. Both come with all-leather interior, burl walnut trim, and side airbags.
Jeremy Clarkson, during a Top Gear test-drive, likened the interior of the original XK8 to sitting inside Blenheim Palace. In 2004, the grille design of the XKR was refreshed.



Jaguar XK8

Jaguar XK8