2013 Jaguar XJ Values
The 2013 Jaguar XJ is a full-sized luxury sedan available with four different engines; 3.0-liter V6 engine (340), 5.0-liter V8 engine (385 hp), 5.0-liter supercharged V8 engine (470 hp), and a performance-oriented 5.0-liter supercharged V8 engine (510 hp). RWD (or optional AWD) is paired with a 8-speed automatic transmission enables the XJ to achieve fuel mileage within an EPA estimated range of 15 mpg city to 28 mpg highway, depending on engine selection. Features include bi-function HID xenon headlamps, heated exterior mirrors, push-button start, powered passenger table, heated/cooled seats, navigation, dual rear iPad docking stations, champagne flutes and a fridge. Safety is comprised of a protective body shell, advanced airbags, blind-spot monitor, automatic speed limiter, tire pressure monitoring (TPMS), emergency brake assist (BA), electronic brake force distribution (EBD), anti-lock braking (ABS), traction control (TCS), dynamic stability control (DSC), and cornering brake control. The XJ is backed by a 4-year/50,000-mile warranty.Read more Read less
For 2013, Jaguar has revamped the powertrain in its XJ sport sedan. Standard XJs and all-new all-wheel drive models will run on an all-new supercharged 3.0L V6. The unit develops 340 hp, which is about 45 fewer horses than its 5.0L V8 predecessor. However, the V6 improves the XJ's fuel economy, with an EPA combined 28 mpg now estimated. The V8 continues in upper-level models Additionally, a new ZF 8-speed automatic transmission joins the mix, to replace the previous 6-speed. The combination is good enough to get the XJ from 0 to 60 mph in 5.7 seconds, according to Jaguar, with an electronically controlled top speed of 155 mph. The V8 carries on in XJ/XJL Supercharged and Supersport trims, as well as the XJL Ultimate. Finally, Meridian sound systems replace the previous Bowers & Wilkins audio on all models.
Exciting design; top-shelf luxury; technological goodies galore; supercharged V6 and V8 power; all-wheel drive available
The Jaguar XJ has always been a premium symbol of ultimate automotive luxury. Prices start at under $74,000, but that buys a smooth, powerful drivetrain as well as a specific kind of comfort and elegant, understated style that has always been emblematic of the XJ--the kind unavailable from BMW, Audi or Cadillac.