The special edition Jaguar XKR 175 was limited to just 175 examples made, and priced at over $100,000 US Dollars. Power came from a supercharged 5.0L V8 that delivered 510 hp and 461 lb-ft of torque. The top speed limiter of the XKR 175 was risen from the regular XKRs 155 mph up to 174 mph.
Distinguishing features of the Jaguar XKR 175 include a revised aerodynamic package with new front air dam, new side sills, a new rear diffuser, and a larger rear spoiler. The Kasuga 10-spoke alloy wheels are upgraded to 20 inches, with red painted brake calipers sitting behind. All 175 cars make use Jaguars 'Ultimate Black' paint color on the exterior, with the interior door sill tread plates reading the production number of the car.