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Jaguar has continued to offer the most desirable luxury cars on the market, and the new 2017 Jaguar XE is no exception. As an all-new model from Jaguar, there’s never been anything quite like it before. Offering exceptional performance, great new features and top-quality design materials, the new XE will rival most luxury compacts this year. Those with more to spend and those holding out for something special to splurge on will be equally happy with the new XE. While existing Jaguar models have been plenty satisfying in their own way, the XE offers performance and luxury on a small albeit fun scale. In other words, for a little car the XE packs a huge punch. Find out why by asking these questions about the 2017 Jaguar XE.8 Active Questions | Add a Question
The Jaguar XE's interior is luxurious in most ways. For the most part, it is composed of high quality materials but does use cheaper parts where necessary to help keep the costs down, which in turn keeps the price down for drivers. Still, the XE seats up to five passengers with plenty of headroom and legroom o spare, at least as much as you would expect in a compact luxury car. Leatherette upholstery and power-adjustable seats are standard.
The Jaguar XE offers a great deal of cargo space for a car of its class. The vehicle in fact offers up to 15.9 cubic feet of space, which most other small sedans don't offer. This allows for more space for weekly groceries and more luggae when taking it on a weekend drive. Whatever your needs, the XE is well suited to stow your valuables.
The 2017 Jaguar XE offers a variety of standard features. Among the features offered are dual=zone climate control, six-speaker audio, an 8-inch display infotainment system, Bluetooth, HD radio and moonroof. There are plenty of available features too, including features like navigation and heated seats.
These days, no car is complete without driver assistance features. The Jaguar XE offers such features as blind spot monitoring, lane keeping assist, traffic sign recognition, forward collision alert, and of course, adaptive cruise control for safer highway driving. Feature are also included for parking assistance such as parking sensors, a 360 degree camera and park assist to help you prevent entirely uneccessary accidents.
Like other Jaguar models, Jaguar offers a superior warranty to most luxury auto makers. The XE is no exception, featuring a five-year warranty that covers maintenance and roadside assistance. Although with a predicted reliability rating of 3.5 out of 5, it may be a while before you need any repairs.
The 2017 Jaguar XE offers a couple different engine options. The standard base model engine is a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that generates 240 horsepower, which proves competitive in comparison to vehicles in the same class. For those interested a 180 horsepower diesel engine provides superior fuel economy. For the best performance, a 3.0-liter V6 engine generates an impressive 340 horsepower.
The fuel economy rating for the base Jaguar XE is 21 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway, which is definitely good. However, the 2.0-liter diesel engine features a superior fuel economy in every regard, getting 32 mpg in the city and 40 mpg on the highway. This fuel economy is along the lines of many hybrid models, providing is some cases a competitive edge.
The 2017 Jaguar XE comes standard with an eight-speed automatic transmission. All engine options feature with same eight-speed transmission. While there is no manual option, the automatic proves relatively smooth. On top of this, a JaguarDrive Control system improves driving performance, allowing for improved shifting in all driving conditions.