NEW FOR 2014:
– New limited-edition XFR-S high-performance model
– XF 3.0 and XFR receive E85 fuel capability
– New and revised option packages
After rolling out a new entry-level engine aimed at attracting economy-minded consumers, 2014 sees Jaguar focus its attention on the opposite end of the spectrum. Although it already has the XFR performance sedan in its range, there’s a new XFR-S model which boasts a rampant 550-horsepower V8 engine under its hood.
The XFR-S isn’t just an XFR with more power – it also gets a new aero bodykit that slashes lift by 68 percent, a quicker-shifting version of the ZF eight-speed automatic, plus track-oriented calibration for its suspension and electronic rear differential. Wider wheels and tires, exclusive paint options, and plenty of R-S badges round out the improvements on this limited-run machine. Jaguar will cap availability of this special M5 and E63-trumping sedan at 20 units.
Elsewhere, the XF range receives tweaks to its available packages. The Vision Pack offer adaptive front headlights and automatic high-beams, plus blind-spot monitoring and auto-dimming exterior mirrors. The Portfolio Pack has been revised to include soft-grain leather seats with contrast stitching, 16-way power adjustable seats with heating and ventilation, plus suedecloth headliner and deep-pile floor mats. Both packages are standard on the XFR and XFR-S.
The XF is offered in XF 2.0T RWD, XF 3.0 V6 AWD, XFR, and XFR-S models.
Features on the XF 2.0T include 18-inch alloy wheels, automatic bi-xenon headlamps with LED daytime running lights, six-way power adjustable front seats with memory, leather upholstery, leather dashboard, woodgrain and satin aluminum trim, heated front seats, push-button start, power tilt and telescoping steering column, rear parking sensors, power sunroof, LED tail lights, rain sensing wipers, trip computer, tire pressure monitoring system, dual-zone automatic climate control, acoustic laminated glass, auto-dimming rear-view mirror, garage door opener, alarm, heated side mirrors, 7.0-inch TFT touchscreen infotainment system, 10-speaker 250-watt AM/FM/CD/USB sound system, and Bluetooth.
The 3.0 AWD builds on the 2.0T with Jaguar Drive Control with Normal, Dynamic, and Winter modes, and 19-inch alloy wheels.
The following packages are offered on both 2.0T and 3.0 AWD models:
The Cold Weather Pack adds heated steering wheel, and heated windshield.
The Vision Pack adds puddle lights and mirrors with integrated turn signals, heated auto-dimming side mirrors, xenon headlamps with automatic leveling, adaptive front lighting, automatic high beams, blind-spot monitor.
The Aerodynamic Pack adds rear spoiler, black grille with chrome surround, revised front bumper, rear valance.
Black Pack adds gloss black exterior trim and 20-inch gloss black alloy wheels.
The Premium Pack adds navigation with voice control, front park assist, reverse camera, proximity key function, DVD player, hard disk for audio files, satellite radio, Bluetooth audio streaming. It is available with either the 380-watt 11-speaker Meridian audio system or a 825-watt 17-speaker Meridian audio system.
The Portfolio Pack adds perforated soft-grain leather upholstery, premium floor mats, ventilated front seats, 16-way power driver’s seat, 12-way power front passenger’s seat, memory seats, soft-grain leather fascia and instrument panel, suedecloth headliner, and contrast stitching.
The Sport Interior Pack adds sport front seats with 18-way power driver’s seat, 12-way power front passenger’s seat, memory seats, stainless steel pedals, Piano Black wood trim, and heated and ventilated front seats.
Key options include a selection of 19 and 20-inch alloy wheels, 825-watt 17-speaker Meridian audio system, rear window sunblind, split folding rear seat with ski bag, adaptive cruise control with emergency brake and pre-collision warning, navigation, and carbon fibre interior trim.
XFR adds XFR-specific 20-inch wheels, XFR-specific body kit and rear spoiler, active differential, larger brakes, adaptive dampers, R soft-grain leather upholstery, suedecloth headliner, soft-grain leather fascia and instrument panel, 18-way power driver’s seat, 12-way power front passenger’s seat, memory seats, heated and ventilated front seats, heated steering wheel, puddle lights and mirrors with integrated turn signals and auto-dimming side mirrors, adaptive xenon headlamps with automatic high beams, proximity key function, blind-spot monitor, navigation, reverse camera, satellite radio, Bluetooth audio streaming, 17-speaker 825-watt Meridian Audio system.
Speed Pack adds rear decklid spoiler and raised speed limited. The Dynamic Pack adds performance tuned sports exhaust, sports suspension, rear spoiler, upgraded brakes, 19-inch space-saver alloy wheel. It is available with or without the Black Pack, and can be had with a variety of wheel designs.
Key options include heated windshield, adaptive cruise control with emergency brake and pre-collision warning, a selection of 20-inch alloy wheel designs, and carbon fibre interior trim.
XFR-S adds forged 20-inch wheels, XFR-S specific body kit and rear spoiler, carbon fibre exterior trim, additional body bracing, performance exhaust, track-tuned active dampers and active differential, upgraded brakes with R-S badging, carbon-grain leather upholstery, and Dark Linear aluminum trim.
Key options include a heated windshield, carbon fibre engine cover, carbon fibre rear wing, carbon fibre veneer, and a selection of 20-inch alloy wheel designs.