Jaguar’s most award-winning car ever is XF. It is an unrivalled combination of style and substance, and this is a car also offers both efficiency and excitement. Jaguar XF is a blend of design, dynamics, and refinements.
The XF is Jaguar’s large luxury sedan. This car has a leather-covered seat along with the steering wheel leathered. The digital clock is displayed on the dashboard. You get to know the outside temperature from the outside temperature display monitor before stepping out of the car.
The headlights are adjustable, but there are no fog light both in front and rear. The front screen wiper is rain sensed, which means you do not have to operate the same manually. The rear window is defogged for the driver to have a clear view.
Alloy wheels provide a perfect grip to the car. There is a sun and moon roof present in XF. The front of Jaguar XF is beautiful with a chrome grille and the logo shining bright.
It is a car for a lifetime if you are obsessed with the sedan. This is a family car that is spacious enough for a long drive or tour. Room for luggage in the boot, places in the doors for small things to be kept like bottles or lures.
Dimensions and capacity of Jaguar XF:
Jaguar XF is 1457mm in height, 5067mm in length, 2091mm in width with a wheelbase of 2960mm. The front and rear tread are respectively 1605mm and 1594mm with a turning radius of 5.8 meters and ground clearance of 141mm. Jaguar XF’s Kerb weight is 1729kg, whereas the gross weight is 2250kg.
XF’s interior dimensions include front and rear headroom of 890-955mm and 970mm, shoulder rear room of 1380mm. It also has front legroom of 885-1105mm. The car has quite a decent boot capacity of 505 litres. This car is designed with a seating capacity of 5 with four doors.
Engine and transmission:
The Jaguar F-type’s engine is a petrol engine with a displacement of 1997cc, and the max power is 197bhp @4500-6000rpm, and Max torque is 320nm @1500-4000rpm. The engine has four cylinders, and each cylinder has 4 DOHC valves. The car is an auto transmission type with fuel directly injected into the engine.
The engine is turbocharged and has a gearbox of 8 speeds. The car drives on RWD drive type.
Fuel and performance:
The Jaguar XF comes with a petrol engine and has a mileage of 10.8kmpl as per ARAI. The fuel tank has a capacity of 66 litres. With BS-VI emission norm compliance, the car is designed to hit a top speed of 234km/hr.
Suspension, steering, and brake:
The rear and front suspensions are multi-link and Mac Pherson Strut. Both front and rear tires have disk breaks. The front and the rear alloy wheels measure 235/55R18. The car drives on a power steering which is secure on tilt and telescopic steering column. Jaguar XF’s steering gear is Rock and Pinion. The engine accelerates from 0-100 kmph in 7.0 seconds.
This car has an anti-lock brake system with brake assist. The car’s doors have a power lock, and the central locking system is available in the dashboard. The doors are secured for the child with child safety locks. The anti-theft alarm is installed to prevent any intruders. The passenger’s safety is kept in mind with six airbags to avoid severe injuries during the sudden collision.
The passengers and driver’s rear-view mirror works well during both day and night. Along with the driver and the front passenger, there are seat belts for the rear passengers too. The dashboard has a seat belt warning light which sends an indication to the driver if the straps are not properly worn.
The door ajar alarm sends an alarm to the car’s electronic control unit if the doors are not properly closed, and in some cars, the engine won’t start if the doors aren’t closed. The driver’s seat is adjustable.
The car is secure with front and rear impact beams and traction control. Some other key safety measures include tyre pressure monitor, vehicle stability control system, engine immobilizer, crash sensor.
The headlights pop up automatically when required. XF has a rear camera which helps in parking, and a 360 view camera. The car does have a hill assist program installed.
Comfort and convenience:
Jaguar XF does have a power steering, and the front and rear windows are power controlled. The air conditioning is surrounding by a system, and there is a heater option available for winter days. The comfort level is kept high with two zones, automatic climate control, and air quality control. Both trunk and fuel lid is remote-controlled; that is, you can open them either from inside or outside of the car.
The low fuel indicator is present on the dashboard, allowing you to go out of fuel. There is a light in the trunk and a vanity mirror in front.
The rear-seat passengers can enjoy a rear reading light, rear seat headrest, and a rear centre armrest. Cup holders are present both front and rear to hold our favorite drinks and do not allow them to spill while the car is on the move.
XF has both front and rear parking sensors and a well-designed navigation system. Cruise control is another level of comfort in Jaguar XF. Features like keyless entry and intelligent access card entry are not to be ignored. There is a USB charger in front and a voice control facility for a bit lazy like me but a talkative one.
Additional features include lane change indicator, all surface progress control, Jaguar drive control, 360-degree parking aid.
Jaguar XF 2.0 petrol base model is available at an ex-showroom price of Rs. 55,67,000
Jaguar XF is available in 8 different colours: Firenze Red, caesium Blue, Rossello Red, Loire Blue, Carpathian Grey, Santorini Black, Fuji White, and Indus Silver.