March 24, 2015 in London, Britain presented a new Jaguar XF sedan 2 generations, and its world premiere was held in early April at the Auto Show in New York.
Externally, the XF (2017) in the new body as a machine reminiscent of the old generation and the model Jaguar XE and XJ. In general, the image became more solid sedan, and the car seems to be visually larger.
But in fact, the overall length of the new Jaguar XF (2017) was reduced to 954 mm 4 (- 7), and the height has decreased to 1457 (- 3). But the added wheelbase 51 mm – up to 2690 millimeters, and the interior was spacious, not only in the area of the feet of rear passengers, but also over their heads.
Among the distinctive features of the exterior of Jaguar XF (2017) can be noted more pronounced squint diode head optics, which became wider grille, which appeared in the rear rack side windows and rear lights with LED two semicircles, reminiscent of a similar decision on the F-Type.
Inside – a completely new front panel with 8-inch screen (fee comes with 10.2 inches) multimedia complex InControl, a steering wheel, a digital instrument panel 12.3-inch display and a fully re-registered center console and advanced materials finishes.
New Jaguar XF (X260) is constructed on the extended platform iQ [AL], which formed the basis for entry-level XE. The front suspension is double wishbone and rear independent manual used. Optionally available adaptive dampers.
From now on, the design of the car is about 75% of aluminum, thereby reducing the weight of the sedan to 190 kg (depending on version), and the torsional rigidity has increased by 28 percent to approximately 22 000 Nm/deg. The distribution of mass between the axles close to the ideal ratio of 50:50.
As for powertrains Jaguar XF 2017 features a 2.0-liter turbodiesel new family of Ingenium to return to 163 hp (380 Nm) and 180 hp (400 Nm) and the upgraded 3.0-liter diesel V6 engine with two turbines, which now develops 300 power and 700 Nm of torque.
Petrol engines are represented two-liter “four” 240 hp (340 Nm) and the three-liter compressor “six”, available in versions 340 and 380 “horses” (450 Nm). All units are combined in a pair with an 8-band automatic transmission, but the basic diesel engines can be chosen with the 6-speed manual.
380-hp version is installed on the modification of the Jaguar XF S, which is gaining a hundred places with 5.2 seconds in the version with four-wheel drive and 5.3 seconds. – With rear. Maximum speed is electronically limited to 250 km/h.
Models & Prices.
Production of the new Jaguar HF 2 was launched in August 2015, while European sales began in the fall. Price Jaguar XF in our new body varies from $52,800 to $66,400.