Jaguar

Jaguar XJ

Price $93,500 – $127,000
Fuel consumption 9.0 – 15.8 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 66%(view ratings)
Those who have their hearts set on the XJ have the choice of a V6 or a V8 engine—both supercharged. The 5.0-litre V8 generates 575 horsepower, while the V6 is matched to an all-wheel drivetrain. Jaguar is offering an XJ50 edition to underscore this luxury sedan's 50th anniversary. The extended version wheelbase will appeal to clients seeking a personal limousine.

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Test Drives2017 Jaguar XJ: Still Got the Looks
Let's be honest, how many people really need a large luxury sedan? It's more of a purchase for business and on top of that, these flagship luxury sedans certainly don't bring in direct revenue for the automaker. On the contrary, they set an upscale bar that showcases an image, tone, …
Test Drives2015 Jaguar XJL: Here There Be Dragons
Years ago, brave mariners would set sail across the sea on ships made of the finest, strongest wood, lashing themselves to the mast with straps of leather to resist the fabled, and deadly, call of the sirens. Modern motorists need not concern themselves with the temptations of mythological man-eating beasts, …
Test Drives2012 Jaguar XJL Supercharged: Jaguar unleashed
In 2008, Jaguar (and Land Rover) changed hands, from Ford to Tata, an Indian manufacturer known for building the Nano, the world’s least expensive (and cheapest) car. So, you had to wonder, what was a company like that going to do with a prestigious brand like Jaguar? And what about …
Test DrivesHearts and Minds: the 2013 Jaguar XJ L Portfolio
Life, it would seem, is oftentimes reduced to a struggle between one's heart, and one's mind. Too frequently, raw passion forces a compromise upon logical thought, whilst logical thought too often precludes the inclusion of any emotional response. As a result, people find themselves subconsciously sliding around on an imaginary …
First Drives2011 Jaguar XJ: From Jurassic to the 21st Century!
In 2009, Jaguar sold 77 units of the XJ in Canada. Otherwise put, it was a miserable year. And things weren’t much better south of the border, when you look at per capita sales. But Jaguar’s luck should change for the better with the arrival of the new XJ, which …

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ElectricJaguar Confirms a Second Electric Vehicle
While announcing plans to build a range of new electrified vehicles at its manufacturing plant in Castle Bromwich, U.K., Jaguar Land Rover today confirmed what its next all-electric vehicle will be. The XJ full-size sedan, which is sold in more than 120 countries but currently being dropped from production after …
News2018 Jaguar XJR575 Added to the Line-up
The XJ full-size luxury sedan may be starting to get old, but that isn’t preventing Jaguar from adding more power under its long and sleek hood. For the 2018 model year, the XJR575 is introduced with—you guessed it—575 horsepower, along with 517 pound-feet of torque, compliments of its supercharged, 5.0-litre …
News2016 Jaguar XJ Sharpens Its Claws
The Jaguar XJ has been sold without many changes since it arrived in 2009, and in order to stay relevant in its segment against some ferocious rivals it was due for some improvements. The 2016 model solves this issue. Visual upgrades are not exactly ground-breaking: the grille is different, there …
NewsJaguar to Temporarily Suspend XJ Production
Next week, the British manufacturer will have to suspend production of its XJ sedan for four days due to lack of supply at the assembly line. The production of F-Type, XF and XK models will in no way be affected by this setback. The assembly of the Jaguar XJ will …
New YorkJaguar Unveils the 2014 XJR Sport Sedan in New York
British automaker Jaguar is looking to make waves at the New York Auto Show with its 2014 XJR sport sedan. In the eyes of its creators, this vehicle is the brand’s “dynamic flagship” sedan. At Jaguar, any car that proudly bears the letter “R” is a sedan or coupe with …
NewsJaguar Adds All-Wheel Drive for 2013
Jaguar is targeting BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Audi with the inclusion of all-wheel drive on 2013 models. The 2013 Jaguar XF mid-size and the 2013 Jaguar XJ flagship sedan will be available with a new all-wheel drive system, but only when ordered with Jaguar's fresh supercharged 3.0-liter V6. The all-wheel drive …
RecallsJaguar Recalls 2011 XJ Over Faulty Electrics
In the grand tradition of The Prince of Darkness, Mr. Lucas himself, Jaguar has announced a recall for their latest XJ over faulty electrics leading to problems with the windshield wipers. “According to the NHTSA, the front wiper arms to spindle fixings were not torque to specification during manufacturing. As …
New ModelsRevealed today, the all new 2010 Jaguar XJ
The All New XJ brings a bold and daring new spirit to automotive luxury Jaguar proudly revealed the All New 2010 Jaguar XJ today in London. The iconic XJ offers a seductive mix of striking design and robust performance made possible by Jaguar's aerospace-inspired light weight aluminum body technology. The …

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Episodes
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