Technical Details about Jaguar C-X16 Model

August 10, 2012 at 15:48

As we have already presented to our readers the new model of Jaguar – C-X16, even though it was some time ago, now we want to talk about the technical details of that car. Because the drivers are interested not only in the way the car looks, but also in what it can give in terms of the driving experience.

Photo of Jaguar C-X16 Model

Photo of Jaguar C-X16 Model

First of all, under the hood of this new Jaguar model, there is a petrol 3.0-liter V6 engine with a new-generation of superchargers – a new invention of the Jaguar auto concern. Maximum capacity of the power unit is 380 hp (280 kW) and torque is 450 Nm. The ratio of power to a liter is very good in all terms – 126 hp per liter, but it is not all good things in the car. In addition, the developers admit, that they were making a car, into which all the new systems will be integrated. Thus the car is currently the most innovative in the Jaguar auto concern.

Photo of Jaguar C-X16 Model partially covered

Photo of Jaguar C-X16 Model partially covered

C-X16 has a hybrid system similar to systems of KERS, which are used for the race cars of Formula One. The steering wheel concept is a button, pressing which greatly increases the power of driving – it activates an electric motor integrated in the 8-speed gearbox. The electric motor helps the engine with extra 95 hp and 235 Nm, the energy which comes from a 1.6 kWh battery.

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