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Jaguar originally produced motorcycle sidecars in 1922 in the UK, however launched the first car in 1931 having a reputation for premium sports cars. Currently under the ownership of Indian owned Tata Motors (previously Ford), they offer 4 models to Australia; the X-Type, XK, XF and the new XJ. Jaguar is going through a period of reinvention as it begins to regain marketshare and win back customers.
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Jaguar says rear-wheel drive for sports cars is better than all-wheel drive

A leading executive of Jaguar’s powertrain team has told CarAdvice the brand won’t pursue all-wheel drive for its performance cars...

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Jaguar rules out turbocharging for performance models
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Jaguar rules out turbocharging for performance models

Jaguar will stick with supercharging for its high performance models and sports cars, rather than follow the majority of its luxury rivals in opting for downsized turbocharged engines. Speaking with CarAdvice at the launch of the new F-Type Coupe, Jaguar’s technical specialist for performance and drivability attributes, Tim Clark, said turbocharging is not something the brand is currently investigating for its faster models...


Jaguar F-Type Coupe Review
Rating: 810 /10
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Jaguar F-Type Coupe Review

Matt Campbell drives the new hard-top version of Jaguar's new sports car hero in Spain.

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Jaguar XK : No replacement expected for several years, if ever
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Jaguar XK : No replacement expected for several years, if ever

The Jaguar XK is dead, and it doesn't look likely to be resurrected anytime soon. It was recently announced that the V8-powered Jaguar XK coupe would cease production within months, and while the news may have brought a tear to the eye of Jaguar purists, the brand says it has other priorities right now...


2015 Jaguar XE to feature F-Type engine
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2015 Jaguar XE to feature F-Type engine

The much-anticipated 2015 Jaguar XE has been confirmed to be offered with at least one engine borrowed from the brand's F-Type range. The all-new Jaguar XE - which was teased by the British brand at the Geneva motor show in March and is set to go on sale globally by mid-2015 - has been confirmed to be offered with the company's 3...


Luxury brands need to offer crossovers/SUVs - Jaguar
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Luxury brands need to offer crossovers/SUVs - Jaguar

The Jaguar C-X17 concept is still to be confirmed officially for production, though the British brand has admitted luxury car makers can’t afford to omit an SUV-style vehicle from its line-up. Jaguar is showcasing the high-riding C-X17 in Australia this week, six months after the company unveiled the high-riding model at the 2013 Frankfurt motor show...


Jaguar F-Type Roadster
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Jaguar F-Type Roadster's new custom boot bag took 900 hours to create

The Jaguar F-Type Roadster has been roasted by critics far and wide for its tiny, oddly shaped cargo hold - but a new boot bag from French designer Moynat could change all that. For the uninitiated, the F-Type's boot is largely occupied by its spare wheel, making for an awkward 196-litre capacity that is split on either side of the central spare (see below)...


Jaguar could go smaller than XE, bigger than C-X17
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Jaguar could go smaller than XE, bigger than C-X17

Jaguar isn’t ruling out vehicles smaller than the 2015 XE luxury medium car or bigger than the C-X17 crossover expected in 2016 as it continues its product expansion. The British luxury brand revealed its first image of the new XE that will rival the Mercedes-Benz C-Class and BMW 3 Series at this month’s Geneva motor show...


Jaguar XK production to end in 2014
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Jaguar XK production to end in 2014

The Jaguar XK will be no more by the end of 2014, according to overseas reports. The fate of the British brand's two-door grand tourer was announced at an event at the Geneva motor show, and UK publication Autocar reports Jaguar made the decision to renew its focus on the recently introduced F-Type range and the upcoming XE small sedan...


Jaguar XF Sportbrake plans canned for Australia again
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Jaguar XF Sportbrake plans canned for Australia again

Jaguar Australia has performed a double backflip on its decision to sell the Jaguar XF Sportbrake, stating it will not offer the premium large wagon in our market after all. Originally off the table for our market when released in 2012, Jaguar Australia reversed its position in June 2013, announcing plans to sell the XF Sportbrake on a special order basis...


Jaguar XE : model name confirmed for 2015 3 Series rival
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Jaguar XE : model name confirmed for 2015 3 Series rival

The Jaguar XE has been confirmed as the model name for the British luxury brand’s upcoming rival to the BMW 3 Series and Mercedes-Benz C-Class. The XE, which European media had speculated would be called XS, will sit below the XF and XJ in Jaguar’s passenger car line-up when it goes on sale globally from mid 2015...


Jaguar XFR-S Sportbrake revealed
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Jaguar XFR-S Sportbrake revealed

The load-lugging version of Jaguar’s fastest ever four-door, the Jaguar XFR-S Sportbrake, will headline the British brand’s motor show stand when it debuts in Geneva next week. The XFR-S Sportbrake joins the XFR-S sedan at the top of Jaguar’s luxury large car range, combining its high-performance powertrain and sports-tuned chassis with the practicality and versatility of a wagon body style...


Jaguar XFR-S Review
Rating: 710 /10
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Jaguar XFR-S Review

Jaguar\'s most powerful sedan ever is also one of its most convincing models - but is that enough?

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Jaguar F-Type Coupe priced from $119,900
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Jaguar F-Type Coupe priced from $119,900

The Jaguar F-Type Coupe will reach Australian showrooms in July with a $119,900 starting price, making it almost $20K cheaper than its roadster twin. Jaguar Australia’s pricing structure runs counter to that of rival Porsche, which charges a slight premium for its Cayman coupe over the related Boxster convertible...


Jaguar XFR-S Sportbrake: 404kW super station wagon leaked
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Jaguar XFR-S Sportbrake: 404kW super station wagon leaked

The leaked image above purportedly gives us our first look at the Jaguar XFR-S Sportbrake – the wagon version of Jaguar’s fastest ever four-door production car. The image, published by UK publication Autocar, is believed to reveal the XFR-S Sportbrake in final production form ahead of the high-performance wagon’s anticipated unveiling and launch later this year...


400kW Club Comparison : Audi RS6 v BMW M5 v Jaguar XFR-S v Mercedes-Benz E63 S AMG
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400kW Club Comparison : Audi RS6 v BMW M5 v Jaguar XFR-S v Mercedes-Benz E63 S AMG

Chief executives sitting in lofty boardrooms make changes less frequently than the manufacturers of the cars they drive, or so it seems. One year ago we tested the BMW M5 and it was the only luxury muscle car with 400-plus kilowatts of power; the Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG made 386kW, the Jaguar XFR 375kW...


Jaguar F-Type : four-cylinder turbo in the works - report
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Jaguar F-Type : four-cylinder turbo in the works - report

A new entry-level Jaguar F-Type powered by a turbocharged four-cylinder engine is believed to be under development, according to a report out of the UK. Autocar reports a recently spied Jaguar F-Type development prototype is the test bed for a new model that will house a turbocharged 2...


Jaguar: New Cars 2014
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Jaguar: New Cars 2014

Details of the new additions to Jaguar Australia's showroom in 2014. Jaguar F-Type coupe (Q3) There will be only one new addition to Jaguar's line-up in 2014, and it promises to be a good one. The F-Type coupe will reach our shores in the third quarter of the year, headlined by the hardtop-exclusive F-Type R. The flagship variant borrows its supercharged 404kW/680Nm 5...


Jaguar bites back at Mercedes-Benz
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Jaguar bites back at Mercedes-Benz's Magic Body Control chicken ad

Jaguar has taken a cheeky swipe at rival Mercedes-Benz in a video reply to the luxury German manufacturer's playful poultry-inspired Magic Body Control advertisement. Mercedes-Benz released the light-hearted 50-second commercial for its new suspension system in September following its debut in the new S-Class in July...


Jaguar C-X17: five-seat concept teases production SUV
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Jaguar C-X17: five-seat concept teases production SUV

The first five-seat version of the Jaguar C-X17 concept has been unveiled at the Guangzhou motor show in China, giving the strongest hint yet of what is anticipated to become the brand's first-ever production SUV...


Jaguar F-Type R: 404kW coupe heads hardtop range
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Jaguar F-Type R: 404kW coupe heads hardtop range

The 404kW Jaguar F-Type R will be the star of the new coupe line-up when it goes on sale in Australia in the third quarter of 2014. Unveiled at today's Los Angeles auto show, the V8-powered F-Type R coupe headlines a three-model range that also includes two V6-powered variants: the 250kW F-Type coupe and the 280kW F-Type S coupe...


Jaguar XJ: facelifted luxury flagship spied
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Jaguar XJ: facelifted luxury flagship spied

A mildly facelifted Jaguar XJ has been spied testing in the UK, confirming the luxury British marque is readying a mid-life update for its flagship sedan. Spotted by CarAdvice’s spy photographers wearing light camouflage, the Jaguar XJ test car is distinguished from the existing production model by its smoother front bumper; smaller, narrower grille; and larger front air intakes...


Jaguar C-X17 concept: new 46-image gallery released
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Jaguar C-X17 concept: new 46-image gallery released

New images of the Jaguar C-X17 concept have been released to coincide with the SUV's appearance at the Dubai motor show. First seen in blue at September’s Frankfurt motor show, the new Jaguar C-X17 concept images are accompanied by no new details but show the concept in a new Liquid Aluminium silver paint finish...


Jaguar F-Type coupe: first official image
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Jaguar F-Type coupe: first official image

The first image of the Jaguar F-Type coupe has been released ahead of its world premiere, revealing it will be available with a large panoramic glass roof. Dubbed "the most dynamically capable, performance-focused, production Jaguar ever" by the British brand, the all-aluminium Jaguar F-Type coupe will closely mirror the design of the C-X16 concept car (bottom image) first seen at the 2011 Frankfurt motor show...


Jaguar XF: next-gen test mule spied
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Jaguar XF: next-gen test mule spied

A development mule of the next-generation Jaguar XF has been spotted near the British brand’s test centre at the Nurburgring in Germany. CarAdvice's spy photographers captured all angles of the black prototype sedan, which disguises its new 'iQ[Al]' modular aluminium architecture with the body panels of the current Jaguar XF and a camouflaged front end...


Jaguar Land Rover Australia secures Porsche Cars Australia MD
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Jaguar Land Rover Australia secures Porsche Cars Australia MD

Outgoing Porsche Cars Australia boss Michael Winkler has been appointed Jaguar Land Rover Australia managing director, effective November 11. The appointment comes as David Blackhall relinquishes his position as boss of the Australian arm of Jaguar Land Rover to concentrate on the role he also held as managing director of the Asia Pacific region...


Jaguar F-Type: Porsche forces local pricing evaluation
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Jaguar F-Type: Porsche forces local pricing evaluation

Jaguar F-Type pricing is being re-evaluated following aggressive price cuts by Porsche Cars Australia on approach to the launch of the British roadster, Jaguar Land Rover Asia Pacific managing director David Blackhall has claimed. “We’re evaluating F-Type in the market because the reality is, publicly known, that our competitors moved progressively and that we just can’t sit still,” Blackhall began...


Jaguar Land Rover to build new R&D facility for future products
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Jaguar Land Rover to build new R&D facility for future products

Jaguar Land Rover has committed to developing future products in the UK, announcing plans to build a new research and development facility in Warwick, England. The facility, to be named the National Automotive Innovation Campus (NAIC), is being constructed so Jaguar Land Rover's product development base remains in the UK, despite the group now being Indian owned...


Jaguar F-Type v Porsche Boxster: Comparison Review
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Jaguar F-Type v Porsche Boxster: Comparison Review

The Jaguar F-Type mounts a fierce challenge to the Porsche Boxster.


New Jaguar platform "tough enough" for Land Rover, says boss
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New Jaguar platform "tough enough" for Land Rover, says boss

The all-new aluminium architecture underpinning Jaguar's forthcoming mid-sized sedan is tough enough to be used by future Land Rover vehicles, the boss of the British SUV maker says. Land Rover global brand director John Edwards is confident the 'iQ[Al]' architecture would be suitable for Land Rover and Range Rover products and would not jeopardise their famous off-road reputation...