Jaguar XF/XFR. It fuses the most contemporary sports car styling and performance with the refinement, features and space of a luxury saloon. Now with more assertive styling for an even greater visual impact and a superb range that offers power, economy and efficiency.
Jaguar XJ: Innovations
Discover the XJ - Flagship of the Jaguar range. Beautiful,
exhilarating...and sustainable. With intuitive technology and innovative
thinking, the XJ defies preconceptions and reinterprets the luxury saloon:
XJ Ultimate: the most luxurious Jaguar ever
With heightened levels of opulence for rear-seat passengers and a 3.0-litre
V6 supercharged petrol engine, the XJ Ultimate is the pinnacle of luxury
within the Jaguar range.
Jaguar Experience Technologies
From JaguarDrive Selector to memory seats, 7 touch screen to Bowers and
Wilkins surround sound system; find out more how Jaguar technologies
enhance the driving experience.
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Jaguar XF Review and Drive
The Jaguar XF is a exceptional vehicle that has many great features. Even
the base XF has a V-8 that sounds great and drives even better.
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Race with the Sunrise - The New Jaguar XJ - Top Gear - BBC
Jeremy Clarkson races the new Jaguar XJ against something even bigger and
more powerful - the rotation of the Earth itself.
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Jaguar Castle Bromwich Plant Factory Footage
Plant Name:Castle Bromwich Manufacturing Facility
State:Birmingham, B35 7RA
Current Total Employment:approx 2000 Hourly: Salaried
Current Products:XJ, XK, XF Year Opened:1980
Site Size in Acres:93
Site Size in Square Feet:1.4 mill
Product History: .
1938: May: Lord Nuffield, the maker of Morris cars, agrees with Air
Minister Sir Kingsley Wood to build a factory at Castle Bromwich to
mass-produce Spitfire aircraft. 15 July: Start of construction.
1940: May: The new Minister for Aircraft Production Lord Beaverbrook takes
over the factory from the Nuffield Organization and puts Vickers Armstrong
in charge. June: The first Spitfire is delivered and test-flown by Alex
1943: May: The 5000th Spitfire is produced. October: Castle Bromwich
delivers its first Lancaster bomber.
1945: December: Aircraft production ceases after 11,780 Spitfires and 305
Lancasters have been made.
1946: 31 March: The aircraft factory is officially closed.
1946-47: The Castle Bromwich factory is taken over by the Birmingham
company Fisher & Ludlow (itself founded in 1849) for making all-steel
bodies for cars, mostly for Standard and Morris. They also make Bendix
1953: Fisher & Ludlow is taken over by BMC (British Motor Corporation), a
company formed by the merger of Austin and Morris. Castle Bromwich now
mostly produces bodies for the Austin factory at Longbridge.
1954-61: Castle Bromwich makes the bodies for the Austin-engined Nash
Metropolitan sold in the USA. Among other products is the Austin Champ
1965: BMC takes over the Pressed Steel Company at Cowley, Jaguar's body
supplier. PSC is later merged with Fisher & Ludlow to become Pressed Steel
1966: BMC merges with Jaguar, and the company becomes BMH (British Motor
1968: BMH merges with Leyland and becomes British Leyland. From now on,
Castle Bromwich increasingly supplies car bodies to other BL factories
across the Midlands, including Rover, Triumph and Jaguar, as well as Mini
bodies for Longbridge.
1975: Castle Bromwich supplies the bodies for the new Jaguar XJ-S.
1980: 28 July: Jaguar takes full control of body assembly and paint
operations at Castle Bromwich which becomes a dedicated Jaguar plant.
1984: Jaguar, including the Castle Bromwich factory, is privatized from
1998-99: Introduction of the S-type, the first Jaguar car to be fully
assembled at Castle Bromwich.
2005: 1 July: Car assembly at Jaguar's Browns Lane factory in Coventry
comes to an end, and production of the XJ model is transferred to Castle
Bromwich. December: Start of production of the new XK.
2007: November: The new XF goes into production at Castle Bromwich.
Jaguar XF Sportbrake 02 DESIGN
XF Sportbrake is performance and versatility with dramatic coupé styling.
Exterior styling that can be made more personal with the aerodynamic
features standard to the Diesel S range, or optional Black Pack. Inside,
the 'start' button pulsates red as XF Sportbrake gets ready for the driver
to engage the engine. The JaguarDrive Selector™, with its cool Phosphor
blue light, rises from the centre console as the air vents roll open.
Generous on the inside, sleek on the outside, XF Sportbrake is ingeniously
styled with Jaguar's classic design aesthetics.
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Can Jag Beat BMW? Jaguar XF vs BMW 550i @ the Track
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Last May, the newly introduced Jaguar XF surprised us. It went head to
head with the best midsize luxury sedans from Germany and came out on top.
It was fast, comfortable and surprisingly competent through turns, but of
course, that was the top-of-the-line supercharged model.
For 2010, the Jaguar XF gets a pair of all-new 5.0-liter V8s: one normally
aspirated in the XF Premium, the other supercharged in the new XFR. We'll
test an XFR soon, but today Inside Line is the first to take the new
non-supercharged 5.0-liter-powered 2010 Jaguar XF Premium to the test
track. Rated at 385 horsepower and 380
pound-feet of torque it's not quite as powerful as the former 4.2-liter
supercharged V8, but it's close.
To see just how close, we brought back a 2009 BMW 550i to see how the new
Jag stacks up when it's not getting help from a Supercharger. Given that the BMW is giving up 25
hp and 20 lb-ft of torque, we expected a close contest - and got one.
2012 Audi A8 L versus Jaguar XF Mashup Drag Race Review
( http://www.TFLcar.com ) The 2012 Audi A8L and the 2012 Jaguar XF are two
of the best luxury cars that you can purchase today. They both have
powerful V8 engines that put out about the same amount of power. but which
of these premium luxury cars is the fastest in a straight line. It is the
German flagship Audi or the British newcomer Jag. Watch this TFLcar mashup
drag race review to find out which car wins the drag race.