2012 Jaguar XK Road Test Preview

Jaguar’s MY11 XK was undoubtedly one of the more attractive grand tourers on the market, but now it’s even more stylish, with several new changes that will no doubt translate into more Jaguar owners across the globe.
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For starters the 2012 XK model gets the latest intelligent LED headlamp technology, which has allowed for lower profile headlamp assemblies, more along the lines of the styling on the svelte XJ flagship.

There’s also an updated interior, which is said to enhance the ‘the contemporary luxury feel of the XK’s cabin.’ As part of that update, buyers can option performance sports seats that offer 16-way adjustment, as well as heating, cooling and memory functions.

The must have option for the enthusiast buyer is the new ‘XKR Dynamic Pack’, which will undoubtedly sharpen what are already excellent handling characteristics of the XK model range.

CarAdvice will bring you driving impressions of the 2012 XK and XKR tomorrow evening from Portugal.