Aston Martin DB7 vs Jaguar XK8 - Review & Comparison (1997)
John Stanley takes a look at two beautiful British luxury sports cars - the
Aston Martin DB7 and the Jaguar XK8, and he'll be testing them for their
performance and handling, as well as seeing how practical they are. The XK8
comes with a monstrous 4.0L Supercharged V8 engine which produces 370bhp,
where as the DB7 has a 3.2L Supercharged V8, and it produces 335bhp.
Top Gear testing a Jagur XKR vs Aston Martin
The Jaguar XK series (XK8 and XKR) is a grand tourer produced by British
car maker Jaguar since 1996. The car was introduced in Geneva Motor Show on
5 March 1996. It is the replacement of the XJS, and is available as a
coupé and convertible. Currently in its second generation, the XK8 was the
first 8 cylinder vehicle produced by Jaguar, when the Jaguar AJ-V8 engine
Aston Martin Lagonda Limited is a British manufacturer of luxury sports
cars, based in Gaydon, Warwickshire. The company name is derived from the
name of one of the company's founders, Lionel Martin, and from the Aston
Hill speed hillclimb near Aston Clinton in Buckinghamshire
From 1994 until 2007 Aston Martin was part of the Ford Motor Company,
becoming part of the company's Premier Automotive Group in 2000. On 12
March 2007, it was purchased for £479 million (US$848 million) by a joint
venture company, co-owned by Investment Dar and Adeem Investment of Kuwait
and English businessman John Sinders. Ford retained a US$77 million
stake in Aston Martin, valuing the company at US$925 million
street racing with Jaguar xkr
Ein Jaguar xkr mit 400PS und ein Opel Corsa mit 70Ps lieferten sich ein
packendes Duell auf der Straße, jedoch unerwartet gewann die böse Katze
mit einem leichten Vorsprung.
2001 Jaguar XKR Review
Richard Hammond is helping Mark Jones find a new car and he's in search of
a 'city slicker' car. He takes a 2001 Jaguar XKR for a test drive to see if
it's the one for him. Plus Ian Royle has more in-depth information on the
1998 Jaguar XK8 Coupe
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Jaguar XK8 Transmission Fluid/Pan Change
How to change the transmission fluid and the pan on a Jaguar XK8 with a ZF
6HP26 transmission (2003+).
By the way... this same transmission is used in many other cars. Ford uses
it in their Lincoln Navigators, BMW uses it in some cars, and Huyndai uses
it in the newer Genesis.
JAGUAR XK 5.0 litre Road Test with the Jaguar Drivers' Club
Jaguar Driver Editor Steve Fermor test drives the fabulous Jaguar XK, a car
he promised himself one day when they were first launched. Does he still
feel the same today?
Originally presented in the on-line edition of Jaguar Driver, Jaguar Driver
To learn more about the Jaguar Drivers' Club, go to www.jaguardriver.co.uk
How to add remote control to your Jaguar XK8 or XKR convertible top !
Please see my new website: http://www.thejagwrangler.com for information on
an easy to install, full function kit (drop, raise, reverse and stop).
Remote control operation of 2001 Jaguar XKR top is discussed on
Jaguarforums.com in the XK8/XKR forum:
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