Specs

Research 1997 Jaguar XK specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

2dr Coupe

Brakes

Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.1 x 0.8
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.1 x 1.1

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.1

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 12.3

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -

Engine

Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 284 @ 4200
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 4.0L/244
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 290 @ 6100

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.0
Track Width, Front (in) 59.2
Height, Overall (in) 51.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.0
Length, Overall (in) 187.4
Wheelbase (in) 101.9

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.9

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.2
Front Leg Room (in) 43.0
Front Head Room (in) 37.4
Second Head Room (in) 33.3
Second Leg Room (in) 23.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.5
Second Hip Room (in) 42.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD -
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Passenger Capacity 4

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) - TBD -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) - TBD -

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall Variable
Steering Type Speed-Sensitive Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1

Summary

Vehicle Name Jaguar XK8
Vehicle Name Jaguar XK8
Body Style 2 Door Coupe

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear Fully Independent
Suspension Type - Front Fully Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -

Tires

Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P245/50ZR17
Rear Tire Size P245/50ZR17
Spare Tire Size P245/50R17

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.50
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.20
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.57
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 5-Speed
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.06
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.06
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Vehicle

EPA Classification Mini-Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3673

Wheels

Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Chrome
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8
Front Wheel Material Chrome
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8