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Jaguar News

"Don't Call It An SUV" Said Jaguar

Dec 08 2014 01:15 PM | Jaguar News
Jaguar's SUV is just around the corner, but the company will not be calling it an SUV.

“A Jaguar SUV is not possible. SUVs and 4x4s are for Land Rover. The Jaguar concept is far more road-orientated. It will need a different kind of name,” said Jaguar Land Rover boss Ralf Speth.

Autocar says the model is being referred as a “sports crossover”, due to the model having a heavy bias towards on-road dynamics. The company is planing to have a better descriptor when the model is launched.

Of course, it will be a vehicle which looks great and which has a strong stance, but the capability will be very different from a Land Rover. Mike Cross and his vehicle dynamics team will do an extraordinary job to make sure t...


The Cat Strikes! Jaguar Reveals The 2016 XE

Sep 08 2014 03:25 PM | Jaguar News
The long wait is almost over as Jaguar finally unveiled the new 2016 XE, its threat to the likes hreat to the likes of Audi, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz.

You can tell the XE is very much a Jaguar in its design. The front end is adorned with the rectangular grille, angled headlights, and long hood that are seen on the XF. The side profile features a sloping roofline and fender vents. The short rear end and wheels pushed to the far corners help give the XE a athletic pose. Jaguar says the XE's body has a drag coefficient of 0.26 cd.

The XE's interior looks to be taking some ideas from the F-Type. The gauge cluster features two analog gauges sit on either side of a color screen. Jaguar's new InControl infotainment system s...


A Date Has Been Set: September 8th For The 2016 Jaguar XE

Jul 15 2014 12:15 PM | Jaguar News
Jaguar has announced September 8th as the date they will reveal the production version of the 2016 XE compact sedan. Along with the date, the British automaker has dropped a few more hints for their new compact luxury sedan.

The XE's suspension is comprised of a front suspension based on the design used in the F-Type, a new integral link rear suspension, and a electric power steering system which is said to deliver the "renowned Jaguar feel and response.”

Jaguar also talked about the All Surface Progress Control (ASPC) which is said to enable smooth launches on slippery surfaces on rear-drive models. ASPC works like a low-speed cruise control system to get the vehicle moving.

As for engines, the XE will b...


Rumorpile: XK Coupe To Transition Into The XJ Coupe

Mar 30 2014 09:35 AM | William Maley in Jaguar News


During this summer, Jaguar will quietly say good-bye to the XK Coupe and Convertible. The company says poor sales and the introduction of the F-Type has made the company decide the XK needs to hit the road. That doesn't mean Jaguar isn't working on a r...



Spying: Jaguar's Compact Sedan Is Slowly Coming To Shape

Feb 26 2014 11:05 AM | William Maley in Jaguar News


It has been a long time coming, but it happened this week. A spy photographer got the first shots of Jaguar's new XS compact sedan in what appears to be its production ready design this week. Under heavy camouflage, we can make out the new XS having si...





Frankfurt Motor Show: Jaguar C-X17 and It's Modular Platform

Sep 10 2013 07:30 AM | William Maley in Jaguar News


William Maley Staff Writer - CheersandGears.com September 10, 2013   The news of Jaguar showing off a crossover concept is already huge news. But that wasn't enough for Jaguar as they announced something big with their concept at the Frankfurt Mot...



Jaguar Teases The C-X17 Concept

Sep 02 2013 08:35 AM | William Maley in Jaguar News


William Maley Staff Writer - CheersandGears.com September 2, 2013   A week before the Frankfurt Motor Show, Jaguar released a teaser to their showing called C-X17. The teaser is either showing either a low-slung crossover or a sporty wagon. We're...