Jaguar has launched the second-generation of the XF sedan in the country, starting at Rs 49.5 lakh for the diesel base variant and the range goes up to Rs 62.10 lakh for the top-of-the line diesel Portfolio version. The all-new XF sedan pound to its rivals like Mercedes E-class, BMW 5-series, not forgetting its other German rival Audi A6, and the Volvo S90.
The new XF features company’s design purity principle. The sedan gets with adaptive LED headlamps with ‘J’ blade daytime running lights, while at the rear it comes with F-Tye inspired roundel tail lamps. It sits on the wheelbase which is 51 mm longer than its outgoing model, making it more spacious from inside. The car now offers 15 mm more rear legroom along with 27 mm more rear headroom and 24 mm more rear knee room and than the previous model. Featuring as much as 70 percent of aluminium construction, it is now 190 kg lighter and 30 percent stiffer.
Speaking of the features the Pure grade comes packed with an eight-inch touch screen, bi-functional Xenon headlamps, electronically-adjustable front seats and 17-inch alloys. Apart from that, some of the additional features in other variants you will get are a memory function for the driver seat and steering wheel and perforated leather seats in the Prestige trim. A larger 10.2-inch touch screen with InControl Touch Pro, 14-way adjustable electric front seats and 18-inch wheels is what you will be offered in the Portfolio trim.
Under the skin, the all-new Jaguar XF is power packed with a new 2.0-litre four-cylinder Ingenium diesel engine that crank out as good as 177 hp of power with 430 Nm of peak torque. This power unit will be available in Pure, Prestige and range-topping Portfolio variants. While the petrol engine features a 2.0-litre 4-cylinder turbocharged powertrain that is good to dish out 237 hp and 340 Nm of spin. The car now gets the new XF with ‘Jaguar Drive Control that gives you choice of driving style between four modes – Eco, Standard, Dynamic or Rain/Ice/Snow.
Jaguar is also working on the launch of the F-Pace which is the first SUV by the marque in India in the coming months.
Jaguar XF prices List (Ex-showroom Delhi)
Jaguar XF 2.0 diesel Pure - Rs 49.5 lakh
Jaguar XF 2.0 diesel Prestige - Rs 55.9 lakh
Jaguar XF 2.0 diesel Portfolio - Rs 62.10 lakh
Jaguar XF 2.0 petrol Prestige - Rs 55.65 lakh
Jaguar XF 2.0 petrol Portfolio - Rs 62.10 lakh