2013 Jaguar XF Photos and Info & News & Car and Driver

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Jaguar XF

2013 Jaguar XF

New engines and drive give the XF more

For the past five years, the XF has been a one-trick pony, up nothing but V-8s and rear-wheel in a luxury market that more. Competitors with variants were sending the XF to the factoryor whatever factory endangered species for use in adhesives. finally, Jaguar’s stylish will have the engine and all-wheel drive it needs to compete; the latter is a non-negotiable to sell luxury cars in the United States.

Turbo Four, Super and a Killer V-8

The entry-level XF now comes a 240-hp turbocharged four-cylinder. An automatic transmission handles the 251 of torque, and rear-wheel drive is the setup available. Jaguar a 0-to-60 time of 7.5 seconds, a that seems far too conservative to us.

When last we tested a BMW 528i. which uses the ZF gearbox as the Jag, it laid a 5.9-second run. Considering the XF is a claimed 200 pounds lighter the BMW, we hope to see much performance than Jaguar is

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At $47,850, the XF 2.0T would like a good value. On its it is. But a mere $3025not a lot more a rear-seat refrigerator in a Porsche all it takes to buy an XF with another 100

A new supercharged 3.0-liter V-6 makes 340 hp and 332 That’s a bit of a downgrade from the aspirated 5.0-liter V-8 that engine replaces, which was at 385 hp and 380 lb-ft of torque. But the XF 3.0 Supercharged with an eight-speed auto than the old V-8’s sixand the new car is $6000 cheaper than the XF 5.0.

The crown jewel of this XF revamp, however, is the availability of drive for the V-6 model. “Why,” you may be “is this a big deal at Simply put, shoppers in the won’t consider a car if it doesn’t all-wheel drive. According to gurus RL Polk, 88 percent of BMW buyers in cold-weather states their cars with drive; the same is true for the E-class. Ninety-one percent of sold in cold states all-wheel drive. Last the 5-series outsold the XF nearly 10 to 1.

The XF’s supercharged V-8 engine over, still making 470 hp in the XF and 510 in the XFR ; neither V-8powered model be available with all-wheel Both get the new eight-speed transmission, and the XFR will be offered with an Speed Pack, which the top speed from 155 mph to a far-more-useful The Speed pack also new front and rear spoilers in Jaguar’s vague words, and aerodynamic enhancements.”

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