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Base 2dr Coupe $64,900
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1998 Jaguar

1998 Jaguar XK8
Showing the 1998 Jaguar XK8 Base 2dr Coupe


Seats 4
Door Count 2
Engine 290-hp, 4.0-liter V-8 (premium)
Transmission 5-speed automatic w/OD
Drivetrain RWD
Combined MPG 21
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 48 mo/50,000 mi


Exterior (14)
Black Top
Blue Top
Dark Beige Top
Stone Top
British Racing Green
Carnival Red
Sapphire Blue
Spindrift White
Interior (4)




290-hp, 4.0-liter V-8 (premium)
5-speed automatic w/OD
Full size spare tire S
Full range traction control O
Locking fuel flap included with power door locks S
Security system S
Height adjustable front seatbelts S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Limited slip differential S
Panic alarm S
Power door locks S
Immobilizer S
Traction control O
Front seatbelt pretensioners S
4-wheel disc brakes S
Remote keyless entry S
4 wheel ventilated disc brakes S
ABS brakes S
Dual front impact airbags S
Engine 4.0L V-8 DOHC 290hp
Engine torque 290 lb.-ft. @ 4,250RPM
Transmission electronic control S
Engine horsepower 290-hp @ 6,100RPM
Automatic transmission 5 speed
Engine bore x stroke 3.39" x 3.39"
Limited slip differential S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Battery run down protection S
Variable valve control S
Fuel tank capacity 20 gal.
Mode select transmission S
Fuel economy city 17 mpg
# of valves 32
Engine oil cooler S
Engine liters 4.0
Cylinder configuration V-8
Overdrive S
Transmission lock-up torque converter S
5 speed automatic transmission S
Axle ratio 3.06
Fuel economy highway 25 mpg
Engine torque 290 lb.-ft. @ 4,250RPM
Rear headroom 33.3"
Wheelbase 101.9"
Front legroom 43.0"
Cruising RPM 1
Exterior body width 72.0"
Front headroom 37.4"
Maximum interior cargo volume 10.9 cu.ft.
Drag coefficient .35
Turning radius 18.0'
Engine horsepower 290hp @ 6,100RPM
Engine bore x stroke 86.0mm x 86.0mm (3.39" x 3.39")
Interior cargo volume 10.9 cu.ft.
Rear shoulder room 51.5"
Rear legroom 23.7"
Curb weight 3,673 lbs.
Engine displacement 244 cu.in.
Exterior length 187.4"
Front shoulder room 55.2"
Front tread 59.2"
Exterior height 51.0"
Rear tread 59.0"
Alloy wheels S
Rack and pinion steering S
Performance tires S
Front anti-roll bar S
Front tires 245/50ZR17.0
Chrome wheels O
Speed-sensing steering S
Rear tires 245/50ZR17.0
Power steering S
Rear anti-roll bar S
Sport suspension S
Four wheel independent suspension S
Limited slip differential S
Number of doors 2
Chrome tip exhaust S
Chrome grille S
Power door mirrors S
Rear cargo trunk
Bodyside moldings S
Body-color or chrome door handles S
Manual folding door mirrors S
Body-colored bumpers S
Grille chrome
Body-color or chrome door mirrors S
Heated door mirrors S
Door mirror memory S
Underseat ducts S
Seatback storage pockets S
Overhead console S
Air conditioning S
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror S
1-touch down S
Illuminated driver vanity mirror S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Covered floor storage S
Garage door transmitter S
Remote keyless entry S
Memory seat S
Full floor console S
Front cupholder S
Automatic temperature control S
Driver's footrest S
12V DC power outlet 1
Power windows S
Locking glove box S
Auto-dimming rearview mirror S
Cruise control S
Telescoping steering wheel S
Steering wheel memory S
Memory settings 2
Illuminated glove box S
Illuminated entry S
Remote trunk/hatch/door controls S
Tilt steering wheel S
Door mirror memory S
Automatic temperature control S
Seatback storage pockets S
Passenger manual folding mirror S
12V DC power outlet 1
Power windows S
Overhead console S
Driver manual folding mirror S
Auto-dimming rearview mirror S
Memory seats S
Cruise control S
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror S
Air conditioning S
1-touch down S
Illuminated driver vanity mirror S
Front cupholders S
Telescoping steering wheel S
Garage door transmitter S
Trunk/hatch/door FOB controls S
Memory settings 2
Steering wheel memory S
Remote keyless entry S
Illuminated glove box S
Full floor console S
Illuminated entry S
Tilt steering wheel S
Passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Genuine wood instrument panel insert S
Max seating capacity 4
Front seats bucket
Height adjustable driver seat S
Full headliner S
Leather door panel trim S
Number of driver seat adjustments 8
6-way power driver seat S
Driver lumbar support S
Rear bench seat S
Reclining driver seat S
Passenger lumbar support S
Front center armrest w/storage
Carpeted cargo space S
Reclining passenger seat S
Cargo space floor carpet
6-way power passenger seat S
Leather upholstery S
Power driver seat S
Front bucket seats S
Driver fore/aft adjustment S
Number of passenger seat adjustments 8
Height adjustable passenger seat S
Power passenger seat S
Max. seating capacity of 4 S
Heated front seats O
Carpet on lower door panel S
Full carpet floor covering S
Primary monitor touchscreen S
10 premium speakers O
Radio S
Multi-disc CD changer O
Cassette S
6-disc CD changer O
CD player O
Premium speakers O
AM/FM radio S
Premium audio system S
Premium amplifier O
Speakers 9
9 speakers S
Seek-scan S
Steering wheel mounted audio controls S
Power antenna S
Low fuel warning S
Fully automatic headlights S
Front reading lights S
Front fog lights S
Water temp gauge S
Outside temperature display S
Lighting malfunction warning S
Tinted windows S
Variably intermittent wipers S
Oil pressure warning S
Low washer fluid warning S
Battery warning S
Lights on warning S
Heated front windshield S
Brake fluid warning S
Center high mounted stop light S
Voltmeter S
Key warning S
Trip computer S
Trip odometer S
Aero-composite headlamps S
Rear window defroster S
Tachometer S
Light tinted windows S
Oil pressure gauge S
Headlight washer O
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 72/ unlimited
Basic warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Major components warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Accessories warranty (months/miles) 72/80,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 48 /50,000

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