The well known British carmaker announced their new creation, the 2017 Jaguar XJ model. This full-sized sedan is coming with a new outfit, features and gadgets, with a luxurious exterior and interior design, and with a promising mechanic equipment. The new Jaguar XJ is available in XJ and XJL versions. The regular version is available as base, supercharged and XJR trims. The long wheelbase variant will be available in Supercharged, portfolio and XJR trims. Beside this they are talking about two more the XJR-Sport and XJ Autobiography. So the expectations are big, and undoubtly it will be able to satisfy every requirement. It is able to compete with other models as are the Mercedes-Benz S-class, BMW 7 Series and 2017 Audi A8.
Exterior and Interior
The exterior will receive new dimensions, but it won’t be so large. The outside design won’t change actually too much, but it will get a bigger grille, and the air take will be chrome processed. The lights will get new graphics. When it comes to the Autobiography model, it will be equipped with a longer wheelbase and 20-inch alloy wheels. The XJ version will be available as a long-wheelbase or as a regular version. Beside this people can choose between RWD and AWD drive systems, what will be connected to the supercharged engines.
The interior is also very elegant and stylish on the first place. It comes with leather seats, which are ventilated and heated. A lot of technological features includes as an 8-inch infotainment system, satellite and HD radio, USB connection, Bluetooth, 14-speaker premium sound system, voice controls. It is also installed a power telescopic and tilt steering wheel etc. Safety package includes every latest contemporary features.
Engine and Performance
The new Jaguar XJ will be available with a few engine options. One will be a 3.0-liter V6 diesel engine, and that will deliver around 306 hp and 700 pound-feet of torque. The second one would be a 2.0-liter turbo gasoline engine, what is able to produce 240 hp and 340 pound-feet of torque. The third one will be 3.0-liter V6 what will reach even 340 hp and 450 pound-feet of torque. The strongest engine in this case would be a 5.0-liter V8, producing 550 hp and 680 pound-feet of torque.
2017 Jaguar XJ Release Date and Price
The 2017 Jaguar XJ should appear in the second half of the 2017 year. For the base model the price should start from $74,400 while the most luxurious trim level should be around $121,000 acording to the Top Speed.