Jaguar unveiled the special edition XKR 75 at the Goodwood Festival of Speed to mark the company’s 75th anniversary. This celebratory model is equipped with a 5.0-liter supercharged engine that delivers 530 HP and 655 Nm of torque, but the German tuner,Arden, is giving Jaguar XKR 75 owners a little more to celebrate about with modification for the model.
Thanks to the alignment and matching of the engine management, a high-performance sport exhaust system with sport catalysts, and a matching silencer for a full bodied V8 sound, the engine now delivers 580 HP and 720 NM of torque. The sprint from 0 to 60 mph is now made in 4.3 (4.4 seconds for standard version) seconds, while top speed goes up to 189 mph (up from a standard 174 mph).
The tuning package also includes a lowered suspension as a result of using firmer springs, a set of 21" multi-part Arden Sportline wheels, handmade stainless steel grilles, daytime running lights, and an Arden Jaguar hood ornament.
Press release after the jump.
To mark the 75th anniversary of the brand Jaguar, Arden, the company specializing in upgrading British Automobiles, is offering a modification for the XKR75. The production model XKR 75 that was already equipped with 530 hp, is further increased by the Arden modification to 580 hp, with a maximum torque of 720 Nm.
The company Arden draws from its 30 years of experience in the racing and automotive manufacturing sector. Included in the content of the modified Arden XKR-75 is the alignment and matching of the engine management, a high-performance sport exhaust system with sport catalysts and a matching silencer for a full bodied V8 sound. The maximum speed limiter is increased from 280 km/h to 305 km/h and includes a speedometer expansion kit.
With the Arden modification the XKR 75 accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in just 4.3 seconds, as opposed to the factory models acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.6 seconds.
As an option and In addition to the performance increase, Arden Automobilbau offers a lower suspension by using firmer springs and multi-part Arden Sportline wheels in the size 10x21”, which optimize the handling. Handmade stainless steel grilles provide a distinctive impression. Daytime running lights and an Arden Jaguar hood ornament with a patented safety fastening complete the range of goods..