Jaguar XE

Price $45,000 – $57,500
Fuel consumption 5.8 – 11.8 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 80%(view ratings)
A new compact sedan from the British brand, the XE will go head-to-head with the BMW 3 Series and the Cadillac ATS with a choice of two engines. A 2.0-litre, turbo-diesel four cylinder develops 180 horsepower and 318 pound-feet of torque in the 20d versions, while the 35t variants get a 340-horsepower, supercharged 3.0-litre V6. Equipment levels vary according to trim levels, which include the Premium, Prestige and R-Sport. Each one makes use of an eight-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive.

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First Drives2020 Jaguar XE: Techno-dynamic
NICE, France – Launched in 2015, the Jaguar XE sports sedan gets an update for 2020 that includes substantial tweaks to the exterior design and the addition of new technologies shared with other models in the lineup, such as the I-PACE. Things are now simpler from a technical standpoint as …
Test Drives2017 Jaguar XE: Growl or Purr
In a quest to boost their sales numbers and remain competitive with rival luxury brands, Jaguar introduced the compact-sized XE for the 2017 model year. Aimed at the Audi A4 , the BMW 3 Series , the Cadillac ATS and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class , among others, the XE also targets …
Test Drives2017 Jaguar XE 20d: Taking Aim at the 3 Series
Jaguar takes aim directly at competitors such as the BMW 3 Series, Mercedes-Benz C-Class and Audi A4 with the introduction of the 2017 XE. The XE rounds out the Jaguar sedan lineup as the new point of entry to Jaguar ownership, joining the recently redesigned Jaguar XF midsize sedan and …


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NewsJaguar XE is Being Quietly Eliminated for 2021
If a tree falls into a forest and there’s no one to hear it, does it make a sound? If a car company retires a model that virtually no one buys, does anybody care? We’re asking these questions because Jaguar announced its 2021 lineup on Tuesday and the XE compact …
News2020 Jaguar XE: Sharper Lines, New Technology
Jaguar’s compact sports sedan, which launched for the 2017 model year, gets some minor cosmetic changes and interior improvements for 2020. The car receives new front and rear bumpers, whose larger openings are said to provide the impression of a larger stance. Slimmer LED headlights and a redesigned grille are …
NewsNew Base Powertrain for the 2018 Jaguar F-PACE, XE and XF models
The British brand will be adding a new base engine in to offer more choices for their customers and to better measure up to its German, Japanese and American rivals. The 2018 Jaguar F-PACE compact SUV, the 2018 Jaguar XE compact sedan and the 2018 Jaguar XF midsize sedan will …
Geneva2016 World Car of the Year: Top Three Finalists Announced in Geneva
GENEVA, Switzerland – On the first of two media days at the Geneva International Motor Show, the World Car Awards announced the three finalists in each of their usual five judging categories. A panel made up of 73 automotive journalists from around the world, including yours truly, have submitted their …
News2016 World Car Of The Year Finalists Announced
Every year, the World Car of the Year Awards program recognizes the best new vehicles on the planet automakers have to offer. A panel composed of 73 automotive journalists from around the world – two from Canada, including yours truly – submitted their votes electronically last week. The finalists in …
New ModelsPricing For The 2017 Jaguar XE
English manufacturer Jaguar was thinking big when it launched the XE; the midsize sedan has the tough mandate of going after BMW's 3 Series, which has been dominating its segment for decades. If we are to believe the reports, the XE might have a chance to do it: the base-model …
NewsA Jaguar XE-R Already In The Works?
The Jaguar XE might not even be on the market yet, but that hasn't stopped the English manufacturer from planning its future. According to the latest rumour, an R version of the midsize sedan is already in the works. Since the XE’s mandate is to challenge the BMW 3 Series, …


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Motoring TV
Review: 2017 Jaguar XE
Affordable Jaguar would seem to be an oxymoron, but Graeme thinks this XE is just that, and it's all Jaguar. (This segment originally aired on Motoring TV 2017 episode #7) …
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