The British competition for the Mercedes S class, the Jaguar XJ is now available in India. Jaguar luxury sedans in India have witnessed outstanding sales these days. It has further launched the “Ultimate Edition” to accentuate its brand equity as the popularity has started growing since they launched their cars in India.
This time, Jaguar has come with a base version of the XJ. The official website of the company enlists the model as “XJ 2.0 l Petrol LWB”. The statement that the website lusts the model is enough to prove that the bookings of the car has already been started. The car has been scheduled for deliveries in the month of September.
The entry level version XJ comes compacted with a 4-cylinder EcoBoost engine from Ford with a capacity of 1999cc. The Jaguar Xj 2.0 l engine churns out a power of 240PS @5500rpm and maximum torque of 340Nm @1750rpm. The car will feature the smallest petrol engine in this segment of cars.
The engine is well accompanied with an 8-speed automatic transmission gearbox that transmits power to the rear wheels. With a top speed of 225kmph, the car races from 0 to 100kmph merely in 7.5 seconds.
Till now, the basic petrol version in the XJ series featured 3.0l supercharged six-cylinder engine, while the top end model of the company V8 came compacted with 5.0l supercharged engine.
The price of the XJ 2.0 is expected to be around INR 1.1 Crores in the ex-showrooms, though no official announcement has been made in this respect yet. The amazing release of Jaguar will surely please those who love chauffeur driven vehicles and don’t worry much for the acceleration and pace of the coupe. Featuring an EcoBoost engine, the car will surely be a fuel efficient version.
Talking about the other specs of the car, the XJ will feature the same level of luxury and style as the other luxurious versions of XJ which includes the “Illumination Pack”. Thus, featuring the same interior packaging, amazingly designed cabins and stylishly decked features to make your ride worth the price.
The XJ was priced higher when compared to Audi A8, Mercedes S-class and BMW 7 series, but by bringing this new model in the market, the Jaguar has narrowed the price gap. It is now all set to snatch some great sales from its competitors now. Check out the amazing classy pictures of the new release from Jaguar. The car is a masterpiece in itself.
2013 Jaguar XJ Pictures: