2017 Jaguar XE Price, Release Date
The Jaguar XE is a new offering on the US shores but despite that Jaguar already launched a small update at the LA Auto Show. The 2017 Jaguar XE comes with a couple of new engines, new price points as well as slight adjustments on the exterior. These are supposed to make it a more competitive machine and considering how good it already looked we have no doubt that they’ll manage to do just that.
2017 Jaguar XE Exterior and Interior
The Exterior and design of the 2017 Jaguar XE is concerned, one of numerous things Jaguar is pleased with, when we talk about its most recent models, it is the platform recently created. Leading edge or state of the art, as Jag calls it, all new Advanced Aluminum Structure will support the new 2017 Jaguar XE. Most components of this vehicle will likely be made of aluminum. It has a really slick and stylish figure, longer hood, a shorter rear end, and a coupe like roofline that’s evidently enlivened by the XF model. Around back, the XE acquires once more form the XE, particularly in the taillight and bumber areas.
Additional inside colors and materials present wide selection of options for potential consumers. However the US choices are yet to be revealed, so stay tuned for the rest of the information. Features include two massive analogue dials and message center behind the steering wheel. The 8-inch touchscreen is positioned in the center of the dash, and is totally upgraded. It has all-new graphical interface and good response time. Other options include audio, two-zone climate control, satellite navigation, and smartphone connectivity. All Surface Progress Control (ASPC), Torque Vectoring by Braking, Electric Power Assisted Steering, Jaguar Drive Control and Electric Parking Brake are additionally part of the 2017 Jaguar XE choices.
2017 Jaguar XE Engine Specs
Engine wise, the 2017 Jaguar XE will provide three engines instead of the two of the present model. The base model will stick with the present Ingenium-family 2 liter turbocharged inline 4 petrol engine which is good for 240 horsepower and 251 lb-ft of torque whereas the top of the range model will stay the 3 liter supercharged V6 good for 340 horsepower and 332 lb-ft of torque. The biggest surprise, especially for the US market, is the 2 liter turbocharged diesel engine which is good for 180 horsepower and 311 lb-ft of torque. This not only feels fast due to that massive amount of torque but it’s also probably the most fuel efficient engines on the market with an expected average of more than 35 MPG! All of them will only include an 8 speed automatic and rear wheel drive as standard however both petrol engines may also be available with a torque on-demand system which can send to the front wheels power when the automobile needs it.
2017 Jaguar XE Release Date and Price
The 2017 Jaguar XE price is predicted to range on the open market starting at $27,000 – $ 45,000. With expectations that production will start early 2016.