Tag Archives: XJ

Report: The Jaguar XK to return as a luxury grand tourer–a potential revival of the XJ Coupe

Remember the Jaguar XK? Yea, that two-door coupe and convertible Jaguar is otherwise very known for as a replacement of the flawed XJS, which first surfaced in 1996. It basically survived two generations and was recently discontinued as Jaguar currently makes the F-Type as its current coupe replacement. But the F-Type won’t be the only […]

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Report: All future Jaguar cars to offer AWD

Earlier this year, Jaguar announced that it will start offering all-wheel-drive in its XF and XJ luxury sedan models. According to Jaguar’s global brand director Adrian Hallmark, every future Jaguar will now be developed with all-wheel-drive capability. “I can’t think of any model that wouldn’t benefit from not having the option of it,” said Hallmark. […]

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AWD Jaguar XF, XJ

Jaguar XF and XJ get AWD option, more than 3-quarters of the sales to come from U.S.

Jaguar announced today that all-wheel-drive is finally here for the XF and XJ sedan and will be made available in selected markets from 2013 model year. Jaguar said North America, Russia, China and continental Europe will account for the big chunk of sales for the new AWD models which are powered by Jaguar’s new 3.0-liter V6 supercharged […]

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Report: Jaguar to offer 4-cylinder, V6s starting this fall

It’s been a long time since Jaguar has offered a 4-banger and the brand hasn’t had a V6 since the X-Type stopped selling in the United States 4 years ago. But now, as many automakers move away from V8 engines to V6 units, Jaguar must change its ways. Starting as early as this fall, Jaguar […]

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2013 Jaguar XJ Front Quarter View

2013 Jaguar XJ gets 335-hp supercharged V6

Jaguar has just officially debuted its 2013 XJ, which, while it remains the same esthetically, gets an updated chassis, powertrain and technical features. Power for the outgoing model is a 5.0-liter V8 engine, which is being replaced with a 3.0-liter supercharged V6. The new motor will produce 335 hp and 332 lb-ft of torque, with […]

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Jaguar XJ_e Prototype Tech Chart

Jaguar XJ_e plug-in hybrid sedan to debut at Goodwood

At the Goodwood Festival of Speed, Jaguar will show a plug-in hybrid prototype for the XJ known as the XJ_e. The Jaguar XJ_e project was in part funded by the UK Government’s Technology Strategy Board through the REEVolution project, and engineered in partnership with a bunch of UK technology companies Power for the Jaguar XJ_e comes […]

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Jaguar XJ Supersport Nurburgring Taxi

Jaguar adds XJ Supersport to Nurburgring taxi fleet

The only Nurburgring taxi we commonly hear of is the BMW M5 – well, there’s now a new taxi in town and it comes straight from Britain (with a little Indian flavor). Jaguar announced today that it is adding a long-wheelbase XJ Supersport with a Speed Pack option to the Nurburgring taxi fleet. Power for […]

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2013 Jaguar XJ Ultimate

2012 Beijing: Jaguar XJ Ultimate unveiled, only 30 coming to the U.S.

Jaguar and Land Rover are both becoming well know for its special-edition models. At the 2012 Beijing Motor Show, Jaguar is unveiling a special-version of the XJ known as the Ultimate edition. Only 30 units of the Jaguar XJ Ultimate will be coming to the United States later this year and each unit will carry […]

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Report: Jaguar planning major AWD push before getting into hybrids

Based out of Stowe, VT, I’m personally smack dab in the middle of the snowbelt; Audis, Subarus, Benzes and BMWs are the bread and butter of everyday car culture. Though there is one brand missing from this equation though and with good reason: Jaguar. A town of 4,000 in rural Vermont might not seem all […]

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Jaguar XJ Sport Package

Jaguar XJ Sport and Speed Packages make this big pussy a little meaner

The Jaguar XJ sedan is by for one of the most beautiful luxurious sedans on the market. When you’re in the driver seat of one you just feel a sense of class and elegance – but what if you want to forget all about class and luxury for a second and just be a downright […]

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