New 2016 Jaguar XE is a great compact sports car that will come to the market with elegant shape, enhanced performance and a lot of new modern features.
EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR
We will see some nice updates and improvements on the new model. Perhaps the most important change will be a new platform and the use of the lightweight materials like aluminum. This will significantly improve the performance and fuel efficiency of the new model. New XE will come with a set of 19-inch alloy wheels. Exterior will get a more aggressive and sportier design. It will feature Jaguar’s recognizable grille with company’s logo in the middle, as well as LED headlights. Attractive design will be continued to the interior of the new 2016 Jaguar XE. Leather seats will provide a comfortable ride, with enough leg room in the back. Jaguar will also include a lot of modern features such as 8-inch touch screen, Bluetooth connectivity, navigation, dual zone climate control, parking assistance system, and many more.
2016 JAGUAR XE ENGINE
There will be five powerful engine choices for the new 2016 Jaguar XE. Two of those will be diesel engines, while the other three will be petrol units. First available option will be a 3.0-liter V6 engine that will be able to deliver 335 horsepower and around 332 lb-ft of torque. Other four engines will all be 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder units. One of the petrol engines will be capable of delivering around 197 horsepower and 206 lb-ft of torque, while the stronger version will produce 237 horsepower and up to 250 lb-ft of torque. Lower power diesel unit will be able to generate 160 horsepower and around 280 lb-ft of torque. Stronger version will deliver 177 horsepower and up to 317 lb-ft of torque. All of these engines will come with either a 6-speed manual or 8-speed automatic transmission system. Rear-wheel drive will came as a standard, while all-wheel drive will be optional for certain trim levels.
RELEASE DATE AND EXPECTED PRICE
New 2016 Jaguar XE is expected to hit the market in the early 2016. The price is still unknown, but if the rumors are true we can expect that the new model will cost anywhere between $40,000 and $55,000.