Jaguar has just put into production the XF unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show and a R version of it has already been caught testing. The XF-R will be powered by the same supercharged 4.2-liter V8 from the XF, but tuned to a higher state of athleticism. Output will be closer to 500 hp.

The Jaguar XF-R features sports quad pipes at the rear; the ride height is noticeably lower; the mesh grille is menacingly blackened.

The R version will b unveiled at a motor show in late 2008, with sales kicking off in early ’09. It should be one of the fastest four-doors on sale, with pace to challenge the Mercedes E63, Audi RS6 and BMW M5.

Source: CarMagazine

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steves  (103) posted on 11.28.2007

The first model was bad, this one isn`t so good either

steves  (132) posted on 11.28.2007

not so pretty though

steves  (111) posted on 11.27.2007

that should be a good match up this vs the M5

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