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Jaguar S-Type 4.2 V8

(2002 model)

Brief specs of 2002 Jaguar S-Type 4.2 V8

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 8-cylinder 32-valve V engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 4196 cm3 / 256.1 cu in / 256.1 cu in, 223.7 kW / 300.0 hp / 300.0 hp @ 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm, 420.0 N·m / 309.8 lb·ft / 309.8 lb·ft @ 4100 rpm / 4100 rpm / 4100 rpm, automatic 6-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 250 km/h / 155 mph / 155 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)JaguarIssued from2002
ModelS-Type 4.2 V8Issued until
SerieS-TypeNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerJaguarCountryUK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)399 l / 14.09 cu ft / 14.09 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)5160 l / 182.22 cu ft / 182.22 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4877 mm / 192.0 in / 192.0 inTotal (curb) weight1735 kg / 3825 lb / 3825 lb
Width1818 mm / 71.6 in / 71.6 inDry weight
Height1423 mm / 56.0 in / 56.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2909 mm / 114.5 in / 114.5 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1534 mm / 60.4 in / 60.4 inTowing weight
Track rear1542 mm / 60.7 in / 60.7 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity70 l / 15.3 UK gal / 18.4 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.68  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.20 m2 / 23.7 sq ft / 23.7 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders8
Engine TypeV engine (V8)Total number of valves32
Engine ManufacturerJaguarValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore86.0 mm / 3.39 in / 3.39 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke90.3 mm / 3.56 in / 3.56 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.95
Fuel supplyEFiEngine displacement4196 cm3 / 256.1 cu in / 256.1 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity524.50 cm3/cylinder / 32.007 cu in/cylinder / 32.007 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio11.0 : 1
SumpMax. output power223.7 kW / 300.0 hp / 300.0 hp at 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque420.0 N·m / 309.8 lb·ft / 309.8 lb·ft at 4100 rpm / 4100 rpm / 4100 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)102.6 kW / 137.6 hp / 137.6 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output53.3 kW/l / 1.172 bhp/cu in / 1.172 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque100.1 N·m/l / 0.88 lb·ft/cu in / 0.88 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears6
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed250 km/h / 155 mph / 155 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)6.20 s / 6.20 s / 6.20 sPower-to-weight ratio172.9 kW/ton / 131.0 bhp/ton / 131.0 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h6.50 s / 6.50 s / 6.50 sFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.5 m / 37.7 ft / 37.7 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels front7.5 x 17Wheels rear7.5 x 17
Tyres front235/50 ZR 17Tyres rear235/50 ZR 17
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter front320 mm / 12.6 in / 12.6 inBrake diameter rear288 mm / 11.3 in / 11.3 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Jaguar S-Type 4.2 V8

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