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Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas Specs

(1982 - 1985) - Technical Specifications for Years 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985
With a fuel consumption of 14.1 litres/100km - 20 mpg UK - 17 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 8.7 seconds, a maximum top speed of 148 mph (238 km/h), a curb weight of 4189 lbs (1900 kgs), the XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas has a naturally-aspirated V 12 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code V12.
This engine produces a maximum power of 290 PS (286 bhp - 213 kW) at 5500 rpm and a maximum torque of 436 Nm (321 lb.ft) at 3250 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 3 speed Automatic gearbox.
On the topic of chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the XJ Series III Stock tire sizes are 215 / 70 on 15 inch rims at the front, and 215 / 70 on 15 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The XJ Series III model is a car manufactured by Jaguar, with 4 doors and 5 seats, sold new from year 1982 until 1985, and available after that as a used car.

Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas Engine Technical Data Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : V 12
Engine Code : V12
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : MPI - Lucas P.Digit
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 5345 cm3 or 326.2 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 90.0 x 70.0 mm
3.54 x 2.76 inches
Number of valves : 24 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 12.5
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 290 PS or 286 bhp or 213 kW @ 5500 rpm
Maximum torque : 436 Nm or 321 lb.ft @ 3250 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 14.1 L/100km
20 mpg UK / 17 mpg US
Range : 645 Km or 401 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 91 L
20 UK gallons
24 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 328 g/Km (estimate)

Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas Performance Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas Performance

Top Speed : 238 km/h or 148 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 8.7 s

Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 4
Wheelbase : 286 cm or 112.6 inches
Length : 496 cm or 195.28 inches
Width : 177 cm or 69.69 inches
Height : 138 cm or 54.33 inches
Num. of Seats : 5
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 215/70 R15
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 215/70 R15
Curb Weight : 1900 kg OR 4189 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 6.6 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 480 L
What engine is in Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas?
The Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas has a V 12, Petrol engine with 5345 cm3 / 326.2 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 1982 Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas have?
The 1982 Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas has 290 PS / 286 bhp / 213 kW.

How much does a Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas weighs?
The Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas weighs 1900 Kg / 4189 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas?
The Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas top speed is 238 Km/h / 148 mph.

Is Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Jaguar XJ Series III 5.3 Vanden Plas is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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