2011 Jaguar XF Price, Review & Picture – New Car Reviews, The XF’s 4.2-liter V-8 has been replaced with new direct-injected 5.0-liter V-8s that offer more power. A new high-performance XFR model was added to the top of the range while the Supercharged model bowed out, only to return in late 2010 as a 2011 model with the new 5.0-liter supercharged V-8. A new Portfolio package for the Premium model adds more luxury touches including contrast stitching, suede headliner, a new wood veneer and deep-pile carpets.
Rapidly becoming Jaguar’s volume car, the XF is paving the style revolution for the well-known British carmaker. The XF entered the market in 2008 displacing the aging S Type. It has improved the position of Jaguar in the segment for elite, luxury cars that host grade A engines, exceptional chassis, and modern features.
The XF is offered in several different configurations; it comes as an XF base model sporting a 5.0 Liter V-8 engine with 385-horsepower or you can get the XFR, sport performance vehicle with a 5.0 Liter V-8 engine and 510-horsepower married to a six-speed automatic transmission if you desire. The Jaguar XF is helping the carmaker re-distinguish itself as a high-class car manufacturer; it’s loaded to the brim with exceptional materials and plenty of technologies.
The Premium XF car hosts a portfolio package too which adds on luxuries. Inside one will find wood veneers, contrast stitching, and deep-pile carpeting. The XFR has an edgy exterior and it has enhancements that highlight its sportiness. Certainly, the Jaguar XF will help the carmaker regain the elite luxury car lead.
The 2011 Jaguar XF is a clear departure from conventional Jaguar styling that boasts a solid mix of classic cues and modern designs that make the car a stand-out in any crowd. A bevy of large, stylish wheels complete the look. The XF comes with strong luxury credentials including standard leather, navigation, dual-zone automatic climate control, keyless entry and starting, a premium stereo with satellite radio and auxiliary inputs and heated seats.
The 385-horsepower 5.0-liter V-8 is as solid a base engine as you’re going to find in the segment where the XF plays. Performance buffs will prefer the 510-hp supercharged 5.0-liter V-8 that powers the XFR, the returning Supercharged model offers a comfortable middle-ground with 470 horsepower. The XF’s transmission offers several settings for various surfaces and performance. Driver and passenger front and side airbags are standard, as are full-length side curtain airbags. Electronic aids include Stability and Traction Control, Corner Braking Control and Emergency Brake Assist.
Engines: 5.0L V-8, 5.0L supercharged V-8
Transmissions: 6-speed automatic
Models: Base, Premium, Supercharged, XFR
EPA Fuel Economy
Base, Premium: 16 mpg city/23 mpg highway
Supercharged, XFR: 15 mpg city/21 mpg highway
Price : $52,500 – $79,600