The Jaguar XJ is a luxury sedan offered by the British carmaker in India. It is powered by a 2.0 litre petrol engine and a 3.0 litre V6 diesel motor, both turbocharged units. Both engines are mated to an 8 speed automatic gearbox. The luxury sedan is offered with front and rear electrically adjustable seats with memory function, rear AC vents, four zone automatic climate control and more such luxury features. It is available in five exterior colour options, Polaris White, Lunar Grey, Ultimate Black, Caviar, Rhodium Silver and Dark Sapphire. There are two variants of the diesel engine and one variant of the petrol engine and the diesel engine offered in India. In terms of safety, the Jaguar XJ is offered with LED headlamps for better visibility, pedestrian detection system, ABS, 6 airbags, Torque Vectoring Control as well as front and rear parking sensors with camera.
The diamond quilt stitching on the Jaguar XJ offers a good finish and comfortable seating.
The blackened out pillars offer a floating roof effect that aids in an elegant appeal.
The electrically adjustable rear seats of the Jaguar XJ offer more comfort for the rear occupants with comfort.
The Jaguar XF measures 5,255 mm in length, 2.105 mm in width, 1,460 mm in height and has a wheelbase of 3,157 mm. The sedan has a turning radius of 12.3 metres and the gross vehicle weight is 2,450 kg. All variants are offered with a choice of alloy wheels, electrically adjustable as well as foldable ORVMs (Outside Rear View Mirrors), LED headlamps with LED DRLs (Daytime Running Lamps) and LED tail lamps. The Jaguar XJ is offered in five exterior colour options, Polaris White, Lunar Grey, Ultimate Black, Caviar, Rhodium Silver and Dark Sapphire.
The Jaguar XF is offered with a four zone climate control, Jaguar embossing on the seat headrests, a touchscreen infotainment system with two additional 10 inch screen at the rear bench. Additional accessories also include business tables, LED reading lights, electrically adjustable sun blinds and drop in footrests. Chrome accents on the door handles, steering wheel, AC vents as well as the centre console complete the premium package of the vehicle.
Powering the Jaguar XJ is one petrol engine and one diesel engine, both turbocharged units. The 2.0 litre petrol engine generates 237 hp of power at 5,500 rpm and 340 Nm of torque at 1,750 rpm. The 3.0 litre V6 diesel unit produces 296 hp of power at 4,000 rpm. Both engines have been tuned for the best balance between performance and fuel efficiency.
Both engine options come with an 8 speed automatic transmission. The top speed of the petrol engine option is 241 kmph while that of the diesel engine is limited to 250 kmph. The petrol engine crosses 100 kmph from standstill in 7.9 seconds while the diesel achieves the same speed in 6.2 seconds.
The Jaguar XJ is offered with six airbags, ABS (Anti lock Braking System), traction control, reverse and front parking sensors with camera and other driver as well as passenger aids. It also has a pedestrian contact warning system that alerts the driver if a pedestrian is coming onto the road.
The claimed fuel efficiency of the Jaguar XJ for its petrol variants is 9.4 kmpl while the diesel engine options have a claimed mileage of 12.9 kmpl. These figures are impressive considering its segment as well as its performance figures.