Jaguar XK66 A farewell to green

A farewell to green

In summer, the last Jaguar to roll off the line. For a traditional farewell charged a special limited edition model provides.

To the end of production of the Jaguar XK, the British heritage brand puts a special model: Limited to 66 copies edition of the sports car - called the XK66 - should refer to the 66-year-old tradition of the series. It is painted in the already used in the original model of 1948 colors "British Racing Green " and " Stratus " (Anthracite ), and especially equipped. Prices start at € 99 380 for the coupe and 107 580 Euros for the Cabriolet.

Basis for the special model is the XK Portfolio with the 283 kW/385 hp 5.0-liter V8. Light brown or gray leather is used in the interior for election. Walnut burl wood and finishes in polished chrome decorate its interior. Externally, the model Edition also on special 20-inch alloy wheels are visible. Factory include adaptive headlights and Reversing camera on board.

© Jaguar Light brown or gray leather is used in the interior for election. Walnut burl wood and finishes in polished chrome decorate its interior   The first XK was presented at the London Motor Show in 1948. Since 2006 Jaguar has sold nearly 60,000 units of the series X150 XK worldwide, including 6,000 in Germany. The sporty 2 +2-seater makes expected from the summer room for new models such as the new middle class model XE and a Jaguar SUV.

Thus, the much smaller F-Type Coupe and Convertible now take the place of the 2 +2-seater at the top sporting in the portfolio of the British. A successor to the XK is possible, but currently have a low priority, according to media reports.