DETROIT – Jaguar is adding some power to its S-Type sedan lineup in 2002 with the introduction of the new S-Type R. Powered by a 4.2L supercharged V-8 delivering 400 hp at 6,100 rpm, the S-Type R propels from 0 to 60 mph (97 km/h) in just 5.3 seconds or more than one second faster than the current generation 4.0L. The S-Type R’s power is mated to the all-new ZF Friedrichschafen AG 6HP26 6-speed automatic transmission, which makes its debut in the S-Type R. The new 6-speed automatic ...
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