The 2011 Jaguar XF has just been released by Jaguar. This most important model has 2.2 liter diesel for the UK and Europe markets. The AJ-iAD is actually a north-south model of the diesel Land Rover operates in its freelander and Evoque versions as the derivation of Ford’s transverse diesel.
The XF will be able to reach from the standstill to 60 mph just in eight seconds and achieve the 140 mph only when uses XF’s eight-speed auto. The XF is empowered by a 187 horsepower engine with 332 lb-ft of torque from 2000 rpm. The vehicle delivers the fuel consumption of 43.5 mpg at US. However, in fact the XF is able to run in a distance of 816 miles from jaguar’s Casle Bromwich factory to the launch venue, on one tank’s diesel at about 47 mpg.
The XF also equipped with high technology stop-start system which is the first used on an auto diesel. That high-tech is able to make the engine which is even near to die, can still be restarted. A new, larger headlights and a higher bonnet line paired with a more upright and assertive grille, in order to improve the airflow. That is a totally upgraded look of XF which designed by Ian Callum’s design team.
A more visual edge has been created by its designers particularly the rear view mirror presence at the front completed with LED daytime running lights make the appearance looks more so. The air intakes flare look like nostrils, trimmed in bright metalwork, as they inhale in the air for the V-8 supercharged, re-profiling better seats grip as the car slingshots between bends.
The three liter V6 diesel S of XFR produces 271 bhp, 443 lb-ft of torque from 2000 rpm which can accelerate at the 6.7 seconds from the standstill to 60. The employing of XF’s eight speed box replaced the old six speed unit, really upgraded the extremely good mid range overtaking capabilities.
Compared to the other models, the vehicle’s body might feel a little bit heavy. However, it obvious that the car is able to delivers an enjoyable ease while producing the fuel consumption at the 30s mpg for US. The Jaguar team seems to be surely optimistic in their ability as stated by the boss, Adrian Hallmark that Jaguar in the nest five should reach 20 years, delivering 40 products and derivatives.