Jaguar Land Rover India has finally announced the launch of XE sedan on February 3, 2016 in the country. The bookings for the company's new entry-level sedan has started from today at all the authorized Jaguar dealerships in India. The British luxury marquee further revealed that all-new Jaguar XE would be offered with two petrol engines of power 197bhp and 237bhp, respectively.
Rohit Suri, President, Jaguar Land Rover India Ltd (JLRIL), said, "The All-New Jaguar XE displays levels of innovation never seen before in this segment. Coming from an impeccable lineage of extraordinary Jaguar sports saloons, we are confident that XE’s thrilling performance and dynamic design will set a new standard for excellence and will be a game changer in the segment. The launch of All-New Jaguar XE in petrol in February this year will flag-off our journey to enter into a new territory and mark a significant milestone in the expansion of Jaguar’s product offering in India.” Just so you know, the all-new Jaguar XE will be the first aluminium-intensive monocoque product in the segment and is set to be the most advanced and refined sports saloon in its class.
Talking about the features, the India-spec Jaguar XE would come loaded with Torque Vectoring by Braking, All Surface Progress Control (ASPC), Softgrain Windsor Leather Seats, Panoramic Sliding Sunroof, Interior Mood Lighting, Navigation System, 380 Watts MeridianTM Sound System and Surround Camera System. Jaguar XE would be challenging the likes of Audi A4, BMW 3-Series and Mercedes-Benz C-Class in the country. It is expected to be priced in a bracket of Rs. 32-40 Lakhs (Ex. Showroom).