Jaguar has announced plans to introduce the XKR-S Convertible at the Los Angeles Auto Show. It will have a supercharged 5.0-liter V8 engine with 550 PS (405 kW / 542 hp) and 680 Nm (501 lb-ft) of torque.

Jaguar has announced plans to introduce the XKR-S Convertible at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

Like the coupe, the convertible will feature an aggressive body kit and a supercharged 5.0-liter V8 engine with 550 PS (405 kW / 542 hp) and 680 Nm (501 lb-ft) of torque. It will likely enable the car to accelerate from 0-60 mph in less than 4.5 seconds.

In related news, Land Rover will showcase two Defender concepts. Essentially the same vehicles that debuted at the Frankfurt Motor Show, the crossovers will have revised paint jobs and different wheels.

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