2016 jaguar xf r sport




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  • Edmunds has a detailed expert review of the Jaguar XF 35t R-Sport Sedan. View our consumer ratings and reviews of the XF, and see what other.

    The Jaguar XF R-Sport exudes the posh exclusivity that one craves from a British automobile, and it does it with plenty of power and.

    Jaguar's original XF was a massively important car for the much-loved British brand.

    2016 jaguar xf r sport

    2016 jaguar xf r sport

    Add your comment Log in or register to post comments. Is the German limousine still a byword for luxury? They're just family saloons with a decent engine, which this Jag is not. Unless you live somewhere that gets snow regularly, the standard XF is quicker, more economical and even more playful to drive.

    2016 jaguar xf r sport

    2016 jaguar xf r sport

    2016 jaguar xf r sport

    2016 jaguar xf r sport

    2016 jaguar xf r sport

    Jaguar XF d AWD R-Sport review review | Autocar

    I wanted a Jag. It's a proper Jaguar, for sure, but it has enough Detroit-ness in its appearance to avoid attracting unwanted attention.

    Plenty of power, plenty of comfort. Photo by Murilee Martin. Too quickly, in fact, because I tuned into the Cubs game on the radio nothing like a baseball game as Midwestern driving accompaniment and listened to the first seven innings of the Jake Arrieta no-hitter. The XF does not overwhelm with futuristic gadgetry in the German style, but the the touchscreen works and the Bluetooth connects without causing madness. A bit of Coventry, or at least Maharashtra, in Michigan.

    2016 jaguar xf r sport

    When you hit the ignition button, the knob-style gearshift emerges up out of the console and the dash HVAC vents appear from behind aluminum panels, Skylab -style, lending a futuristic-racing air to the proceedings.

    The engine has something of a mean-sounding bark to it, and while I wasn't able to take the car out onto the race track— the amount of overlap between a race course free of cars or maintenance equipment and available Race Organizer time tends to hover right around zero when you're doing this job— I mashed the gas pedal as often as street conditions permitted.

    2016 jaguar xf r sport

    You won't mistake it for a Camry or Impala, even in white. With horses out of a blown 3. While this car scales in at nearly two tons, this is light for its size thanks to much use of aluminum in the structure , and neither door-handle-scraping nor nausea will be induced when hurling it into a freeway offramp at a bit over the recommended velocity.

    Overall, the sensation is of a vehicle much smaller and lighter than the numbers would indicate. When the checkered flag waved and the sun went down, I was glad to have this Jag for the drive back to the hotel. The race went well , and a few of the racers noticed that the somewhat sporty-looking white sedan parked by the Penalty Box at Gingerman was actually a genuine Jaguar; most, however, didn't register the XF as anything special.

    This is both the strength and the weakness of this car; you'll stay out of trouble by not looking too flashy, but part of the point of driving a Jaguar at least in North America is to be at least a bit flashy.

    2016 jaguar xf r sport

    Overall, though, a good car for long highway drives on ill-maintained roads, sensible but with a very subtle hint of menace. Murilee Martin - Murilee Martin prefers fully depreciated vehicles.

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