To widen the vehicle’s line-up, the several awards winning Jaguar XF has been equipped with a new petrol variant producing best power as well as torque in the same segment vehicles and also available in lowest price among its various variants.
Rohit Suri, Vice President, Jaguar Land Rover, India stated, “The Jaguar XF 2.0 L petrol engine is a definite head turner and an excellent sedan that combines elegant design, luxurious style and classy appeal. Jaguar XF has been our most popular premium sedan model in India and is well received and appreciated by our customers.”
While the ongoing diesel and petrol variants are available with the price range between 45-74 lakhs, company has launched this new petrol model with the lowest price tag (among its petrol variants) of 48.30 lakhs.
Engine & Performance:
The XF sedan already had one petrol (XFR) and two diesel variants (XF Luxury, XF Premium Luxury) while this newly equipped petrol unit is the smallest & fourth engine unit of this luxury sedan and is only available in ‘XF Luxury’ variant. It is powered by the 2.0 liter 4-cylinder petrol engine developing the peak power and torque of 237.7bhp and 340Nm, respectively. Also it is said to be mated with 8-speed, ZF automatic gearbox.
While the fuel efficiency figures of this variant is said to be 10.8 km/l (ARAI certified), Jaguar India also has claimed that this smallest yet powerful engine has tendency to achieve 0-100 km/h in merely 7.9 seconds with the top speed of 250 km/h.
Space & Dimension:
As it’s just a mechanical addition so no changes have been reported in its space as well as dimension. This five seater luxury sedan is 4961mm in length, 2077mm in width & 1460mm in height while also carries the wheelbase of 2909mm and car boot of 462 liters.
Interior & Exterior:
As per its features are concerned, this new variant of luxury sedan is sharing the entire premium features of the ongoing models of XF. Also report is that it is going to get a stylish sunroof, rear view camera, full size spare wheels, TV Tuner and navigation etc.
Car Zoom’s take:
Though, this luxury car has a huge demand in country but by adding this one more powerful variant with comparatively affordable prices, company still tried to enhance its sales more and also to hike the competition level with BMW 5-series, Audi A6 and Mercedes-Benz E-Class. The Jaguar models are available in India via 19 sales outlets spread across 17 cities.
|Comparison of Jaguar XF|
|Comparison of Jaguar XF variants|