Trans Am Jaguar XKR 2001 Rocketsports

XKR Trans Am 2001

Jaguar XKR
Manufacturer: Rocketsports Racing

2001 Technical Specification

Chassis
Chrome-moly fabricated steel tubing with steel driver-side protective door beams

Body
Carbon-fiber kevlar honeycomb composite

Engine
5.1 Liter, 310 cu in. Ford V-8
Bore: 4.056 in. – Stroke: 3.00 in.
Maximum power: 650 hp
Maximum torque: 450 ft. lbs.
RPM’s: 8,200

Transmission
Five-speed Hewland ST transmission

Steering
Saginaw power rack-and-pinion

Front suspension
Independent, double A-arm, with coil over shock and sway bar

Rear suspension
Live axle, 3-link with Watts linkage; driver adjustable front and rear sway bars

Tires
BFGoodrich g-Force TA Radials
Front: 325/36/R16 Rear: 335/45/R16

Wheels
BBS modular alloy
Front: 16 x 12 in.
Rear: 16 x 13 in.

Brakes
Brembow calipers

Dimension and weight
Front track: 64 in.
Rear track: 63 in.
Wheelbase: 102 in.
Width: 80 in.
Weight: 2675 lbs.

Fuel system
ATL fuel cell: 32 gallons
Elf Pro 110 racing fuel

Safety equipment
Simpson, TeamTech

Performance
0-60 mph – 3.3 seconds
0-100 mph – 6.3 seconds
0-130 – 9.9 seconds
Standing 1/4 mile – 11.0 seconds an 133 mph
Top speed: 185 mph

2001
Final Standings
Drivers

1. Paul Gentilozzi [287] 4 wins (Mosport, Detroit, Cleveland, Mid-Ohio)
3. Johnny Miller [255]
7. Michael Lewis [197] 1 win (Road America)
11. Tomy Drissi [133]
13. Dan Miller [113]
37. Ross Thompson [15]
41. Scott Pruett [13]
all on Jaguar XKR

Manufacturers
1. Jaguar [139]

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