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1998 Jaguar XK8 Comparisons

Base Coupe

General Pricing

Resale Value $64,900.00 $65,000.00 $53,300.00
Destination $580.00 $500.00 $570.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 4.0L V8 4.2L V8 4.4L V8
Horsepower 290 @ 6100 RPM 300 @ 6000 RPM 282 @ 5700 RPM
Torque 290 @ 4250 RPM 295 @ 3300 RPM 310 @ 3900 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 3996 4172 4398
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.4 X 3.4 3.3 X 3.7 3.6 X 3.3
Compression Ratio 10.8:1 10.8:1 10:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 17 17 15
Highway (mpg) 25 25 24

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3672.9 3902.2 3747.9
Wheelbase (in.) 101.9 113.0 111.4
Length (in.) 187.4 198.2 188.0
Width (in.) 72.0 74.0 70.9
Height (in.) 51.0 56.7 55.7
Track Front (in.) 59.2 62.6 59.5
Track Rear (in.) 59.0 62.2 60.1
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 4 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 37.4 37.1 37.4
Rear Headroom (in.) 33.3 37.9 37.2
Front Legroom (in.) 43.0 41.3 41.7
Rear Legroom (in.) 23.7 38.4 34.2
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 55.2 58.3 56.8
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 51.5 57.1 55.9
Front Hip Room (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Rear Hip Room (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) N/A 99.8 92.5

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone multi-link strut
Rear Suspension wishbone wishbone multi-link
Tires 245/50R17 225/60R16 235/45R17

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive rear wheel drive 4x4 wheel drive rear wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. N/A N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column Yes Yes Yes

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag N/A Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A Std. N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes Yes Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A Std. Std.

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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