The Jaguar XKR-S has been named the Most Desirable Super Car of 2012 at the fourth instalment of the Parx Super Car Rally that was held in Mumbai. The Super Car Rally saw a participation of almost 101 Super Cars. Jaguar India participated with its Jaguar XKR and Jaguar XKR-S. The other participants included Lamborghini Galardo, Lamborghini Aventador, Ferrari F430, Ferrari 458, Porsche, Aston Martins, Bentley’s, Rolls Royce, Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, Mercedes-Benz SLK 55 AMG, Audi R8, Audi RS5, BMW 6 Series, BMW M5, BMW Z4, BMW M3.
Mr Valentino Balboni former test driver from Lamborghini and Gautam Singhania, Chairman and Managing Director of Raymond Ltd. presented the award to the Jaguar India Team. Mr Rohit Suri, Head of Premier Car Division, Jaguar Land Rover India said: "We are extremely delighted to win the Parx Super Car Rally’s Most Desirable Super Car of 2012 and are enormously proud that the efforts by our designer and engineers in creating such an inspiring and beautiful sports car has been recognised and proven itself at Parx Supercar rally.” Scoring top honours, the Jaguar XKR-S was chosen as the Most Desirable Super Car of 2012 due to its awe-inspiring performance and exceptional dynamic handling. The XKR-S features a host of easy-to-enjoy, driver-focused technologies. The sporting pedigree of the XKR-S is reflected in its dramatic appearance.