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Jaguar S-Type 4.0 i V8 32V

(1998 model)

Brief specs of 1998 Jaguar S-Type 4.0 i V8 32V

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 8-cylinder 32-valve V engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 3996 cm3 / 243.9 cu in / 243.9 cu in, 203.0 kW / 272.2 hp / 272.2 hp @ 6100 rpm / 6100 rpm / 6100 rpm, 378.0 N·m / 278.8 lb·ft / 278.8 lb·ft @ 4300 rpm / 4300 rpm / 4300 rpm, automatic 5-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 242 km/h / 150 mph / 150 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)JaguarIssued from1998
ModelS-Type 4.0 i V8 32VIssued until2002
SerieS-TypeNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerJaguarCountryUK

Bodywork

Base platformCCXNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4861 mm / 191.4 in / 191.4 inTotal (curb) weight1795 kg / 3957 lb / 3957 lb
Width1819 mm / 71.6 in / 71.6 inDry weight
Height1441 mm / 56.7 in / 56.7 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2909 mm / 114.5 in / 114.5 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1537 mm / 60.5 in / 60.5 inTowing weight
Track rear1544 mm / 60.8 in / 60.8 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance140 mm / 5.5 in / 5.5 inFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.6710209694053  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.23 m2 / 24.0 sq ft / 24.0 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 Total number of valves32
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore86.0 mm / 3.39 in / 3.39 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke86.0 mm / 3.39 in / 3.39 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1
Fuel supplyDistributed injectionEngine displacement3996 cm3 / 243.9 cu in / 243.9 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity499.56 cm3/cylinder / 30.485 cu in/cylinder / 30.485 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio10.8 : 1
SumpMax. output power203.0 kW / 272.2 hp / 272.2 hp at 6100 rpm / 6100 rpm / 6100 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque378.0 N·m / 278.8 lb·ft / 278.8 lb·ft at 4300 rpm / 4300 rpm / 4300 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)96.7 kW / 129.7 hp / 129.7 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output50.8 kW/l / 1.116 bhp/cu in / 1.116 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque94.6 N·m/l / 0.83 lb·ft/cu in / 0.83 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears5
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed242 km/h / 150 mph / 150 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio
Acceleration 0-100 km/h7.10 s / 7.10 s / 7.10 sFuel consumption, City (urban)16.0 l/100km / 17.7 mpg-UK / 14.7 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)9.0 l/100km / 31.4 mpg-UK / 26.1 mpg-US
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 circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front225/55 R16 WTyres rear225/55 R16 W
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Jaguar S-Type 4.0 i V8 32V

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