The 2016 Jaguar XE S is the new model announced of the Jaguar X series. It is a sports car which is manufactured by the Jaguar Company. Jaguar is the forth upcoming model from the Jaguar X S family.
The 2016 Jaguar XE S has shrunk in size from its predecessor, more like a smaller version of the old. It has all the signature looks of the Sedan family like the similar shape of its rear pillars and cats-eye shaped headlamps. The exterior is made of an aluminium extensive alloy. New aluminium architecture is used to make the exterior which further reduced the Sedans weight. The length of the new Jaguar XE is 183.9 inches with the wheelbase of 111.6 inches and its height and width is 55.7inches and 72.8 inches respectively.
As expected of a Sedan, the interior is classy like the previous model, but no new additions have been made to the cockpit. The dashboard having semi circular shape, rotating transmission shifter and the dual gauges are all the same. The new Jaguar XE S 2016 interior is offered in three different trimmings being aluminium, wood veneer and gloss black. The 8 inch touch screen panel has an upgraded InControl Media System which gives smartphone connectivity to its buyers.
2016 Jaguar XE S Engine
The new 2016 Jaguar XE has a very sporty engine. It is equipped with a supercharged 3.0 litre V6 and 8 speed automatic transmitters. The model will be offered in a rear-wheel drive. The powerful engine accelerates from 0-60 mph in 4.9 seconds as it produces 340 horsepower at 6500 rpm while generating 332 of torque at 4500 rpm. While the top speed of the car is 155 mph. Due to its dynamic engine the fuel consumption is 39.8 mpg.
The new Jaguar sedan is equipped with all the active passive safety controls, a standard for every Sedan. The company’s own custom made new safety program, “Surface Progress Control” is also added to the new Jaguar XE 2016 which will function as a low cruise speed control. A Camera system is optional which will give off alarms for lane departure and traffic sign recognition warnings. Collision warning, blind spot monitor, deployable bonnets, parking assist systems, cruise control and collision warnings are also optional.
Release Date and Price
The 2016 Jaguar XE S will be first launched in Europe in 2015 at £27,000. The car will be launched in U.S. in the beginning of 2016 as a 2016 year model offered at a range of $30,000- $40,000. The new Jaguar XE S is a relatively fast and smart car. This car is very light on its feet and is a must have for Jaguar lovers and classy, enthusiasts.