Jaguar Land Rover India has launched the 2016 XJ saloon at an introductory price of Rs. 98.03 Lakhs (Ex-showroom, pre-octroi in Mumbai) in the country. 2016 Jaguar XJ comes loaded with several new features, while it is being locally manufactured at the British marquee's Pune production facility. The new iteration of company's flagship saloon is presented in both petrol and diesel fuel trims, as it goes on sale from today.
Rohit Suri, President, Jaguar Land Rover India Ltd (JLRIL), said, “The New Jaguar XJ is designed to deliver greater levels of luxury and performance. With its even more assertive and bolder look, the New XJ has a commanding presence on the road, making it a definitive head turner. Its luxurious interiors, powerful engine and latest technology will enhance the in-car experience of our discerning customers by making it even more productive, entertaining and relaxing.” Just so you know, the 2016 XJ gets a refreshed front fascia with full LED headlights, new grille and unique double ‘J-Blade signature’ daytime running lights. The rear end of the sedan flaunts elliptical tailpipes, redesigned bumper and new LED tail-lamps.
Inside the cabin, there is Jaguar's new 31.24 cm high-definition instrument panel display which shows the speed, fuel and temperature gauges. It is integrated with the 20.32 cm touch-screen to put all information behind the wheel or on the centre console. Both the driver and front passenger seats are done in quilted soft grain leather, while they feature electric adjustment and 5 massage programmes. The rear seats are airline-style reclining seats which boasts of 3 massage programmes and memory. There are 25.90 cm HD screens for rear seat passengers, while the centre arm rest has the multiledia remote. For those concenred, Folding business tables, LED reading lights, drop-in footrests and electric side rear window blinds are also on offer.
A few state-of-the-art features that make the 2016 Jaguar XJ truly outstanding are Adaptive Dynamics, All Surface Progress Control, InControl Touch Pro, MeridianTM Surround Sound System, and Panoramic Sunroof. 2016 Jaguar XJ can be ordered in 8 exterior colors: Polaris White, Rhodium Silver, Ammonite Grey, Dark Sapphire, Odyssey Red, Aurora Red, British Racing Green and Ultimate Black. The petrol variant is powered by a 2.0L motor which develops a maximum power of 237bhp and peak torque of 340Nm. It does a 0-100kmph sprint in just 7.9 seconds. Coming to the diesel variants, they derive their power from an updated 3.0L turbocharged engine. It churns out 296bhp of top power and and 700Nm of highest torque. It reaches the 100kmph mark in 6.2 seconds from standstill. Below is the variant-wise pricing of the 2016 new Jaguar XJ:
2016 Jaguar XJ Petrol Portfolio: Rs. 99.23 Lakhs
2016 Jaguar XJ Diesel Premium Luxury: Rs. 98.03 Lakhs
2016 Jaguar XJ Diesel Portfolio : Rs. 1.05 Crore
Note: All prices are ex-showroom, pre-octroi in Mumbai