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RoLexuS600
11-20-2002, 01:19 PM
greetings,

I am interesed in the 1995-1996 XJR's. I know they have different engines than the current ones. Can anyone tell me what the 0-60 is on one of these earlier XJR's? and/or can anyone comment on this car's performance against today's sport sedans? Thanks in advance!

Mike

Stephen Gros
11-20-2002, 01:32 PM
Hi Mike....

The 95's I believe are faster than the 96's and 97's the same for the V-8 models because of the vacuum setup I think.

95 XJR 0-60 6.6
96-97 XJR 0-60 6.8

98'-99 XJR V-8 0-60 5.2
2000- current 0-60 5.4

The XJR6 is a very strong car..the only problem is it's weight. You can add modifications to the XJR6 to get more power and performace.

Thanks,
Stephen
98 XJR.

Conrad Burnett
11-20-2002, 10:59 PM
You said "You can add modifications to the XJR6 to get
more power and performace. " Please tell me who is selling the mods...I have yet to find a company or manufacturer dealing with AJ16 mods.

Thanks

Conrad Burnett
1996 XJR

Stephen Gros
11-21-2002, 11:00 AM
Try Phil...he does mods to the XJR8s but I am sure he could help you with the XJR6s. You can also change the supercharger pulley to create more boost...ie a smaller pulley. Here is Phil's e-mail.

Eurotekdesigns@aol.com

Thanks...let me know if he can help you.

Stephen

Conrad Burnett
11-21-2002, 07:13 PM
Phil is unable to do anything for the XJR6....Just the eights.
thanks

Les Field
11-23-2002, 01:29 AM
I have a standard manual 1996 XJR, the 0-60 is 5.8 secs.
Superchips do a kit in the UK to add 20+ bhp or you can change the Supercharger drive for heeps more power.
But the standard car is like a rocket.

Chris
11-25-2002, 09:27 AM
Try AJ6 engineering. If youre in the uk.

Stephen Gros
11-25-2002, 11:20 AM
Hello,

I have a 98 XJR...did you change just the chip and the supercharger pulley...and bad effects to the enging by doing that??


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