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Jaguar announced that it would soon begin production of the first five prototypes of hybrid sports car C-X75, which will be used to evaluate the performance of the car. According to the technical director Bob Joyce, the company wants to put this car into production, but first need to spend a lot of tests to assess the profitability of the project. |
Recall that a production version is expected to be super-turbocharged 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine, which develops power 500 hp (373 kW / 507 hp). It will work in conjunction with two electric motors, automated manual transmission, and will get Williams F1 Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS). Acceleration from 0 to 60 miles / h is less than three seconds, and CO2 emissions below 100 g / km.
If all goes to plan, the production of Jaguar C-X75 will come in 2014. As for the cost, it will be about 1.1-1.4 million.