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What is Better BMW 8-Series or Jaguar XJS?

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BMW 8-Series Jaguar XJS

6 reasons to buy BMW 8-Series

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 6 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

286 bhp vs 238 bhp

210 kw. vs

17% or 48 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7 sec. vs 7.4 sec. 0.4 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 147 mph 8 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.11 mpg vs 26.22 mpg 24% or 5.11 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 90 liters vs 89 liters 1% or 1 liters

1 reason to buy Jaguar XJS

Other specs
Less weight 1705 kg vs 1895 kg 11% or 190 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons BMW 8-Series vs. Jaguar XJS

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 4398 cm3 vs 3980 cm3 10% or 418 cm3 more
Fuel supply Fuel injection vs Injector
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4780 mm vs 4820 mm 1% or 40 mm shorter
Width 1885 mm vs 1883 mm 0% or 2 mm wider
Height 1340 mm vs 1241 mm 7% or 99 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2684 mm vs 2588 mm 4% or 96 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)