Jaguar Reveals the C-X16

Today Jaguar revealed the production concept of their novel sports automobile - the novel C-X16 at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The car's unveiling too coincides alongside the 50th anniversary of the iconic E-Type.

The C-X16 concept aims to gear upwards benchmarks inwards design, vehicle dynamics as well as applied scientific discipline for time to come Jaguar sports cars. The automobile represents a footstep frontwards from the 2010 Jaguar C-X75 supercar concept as well as plant towards enhancing the driving sense every bit good every bit the car’s environmental credentials. It is too built as well as designed to a beautifully high spec, alongside the cabin trimmed inwards dramatic scarlet leather.

The automobile is powered past times an innovative supercharged 3.0-litre V6 producing 380PS (280kW) as well as 332lb ft (450Nm) of torque alongside an impressive 126PS specific ability per litre. Mated to the engine is a eight-speed ZF gearbox alongside Quickshift changes. The high-performance hybrid organization boosts output past times 70kW as well as 235Nm alongside a come about speed of 186mph, 0-62mph inwards 4.4 seconds as well as 50-75mph acceleration inwards 2.1 seconds. The electric-only come about speed of 50mph.

The two-seater model is environmentally witting alongside CO2 emissions of 165g/km. It too features a steering wheel-mounted ‘Push to Pass’ push controls the hybrid boost function. Intelligent Start/Stop for improved fuel economy.