Jaguar XF Peview Concept
Now that the platform iQ (Al) is developed, Jaguar committed an accelerated renewal of its range, and the new Jaguar XF follows so closely the XE. Presented in New York, which will be marketed in the fall.
The new architecture iQ (Al) is used to develop whole new range Jaguar, confirming his choice of aluminum as a material for the structure of its vehicles. Thus allowing him to announce a reduction of mass of about 190 kg.
A combined gain a careful aerodynamics (Cd 0.26) to show CO2 emissions at the lowest: 104 g / km. BMW 5 Series and part of 119 g / km. This level is reached with the 2.0L diesel Ingenum 163 hp and 380 Nm manual transmission. This engine is also available with the 8-speed automatic, and the version with 180 hp and 430 Nm offers the same transmission choices. The diesel range is completed V6 twin-turbo 3.0-liter 300 hp and 700 Nm (automatic transmission only).
In essence, the entry level is the 2.0L Turbo 240 hp and 240 Nm. The following versions 340 hp / 450 Nm and 380 hp / 450 Nm 3.0-liter supercharged V6. All these petrol engines are available only with the automatic.
Depending on the market, the Jaguar XF will be available with 4WD. A new system replaces the gears by a chain with an increase in weight at the end.
Lighter, the Jaguar XF is a bit ‘shorter than 7 mm (or 4m96) and less than 3 mm. Its proportions are changing though seriously with a wheelbase extended by 51 mm (2960 mm). He thus supporting the best legroom for rear passengers segment.
This emphasis on results habitability in terms of style by the appearance of a side window. For the rest, Jaguar observes the proper appreciation of his style remaining in the same line.
It’s the same inside, which also complies necessary to accommodate a larger screen (10.2 inches). The molding around the edge and side air intakes are retractable. If it was not until 1 April to get all the details of the equipment (the photos do not show the time that the “S” version), Jaguar announces Meridian sound system 825 W and 17hp, as well as the instrumentation now taking a screen TFT 12.3 inch.