The new Jaguar XF has been announced as Auto Trader’s New Car of the Year following a survey of 10,000 new car owners and Auto Trader users. This latest award – the 9th major UK title since launch – cements the XF as a favourite among the most important people in the motoring industry: the car-buying public. Auto Trader’s panel of car buyers praised the XF in judging categories ranging from running costs and performance to handling and safety
Exactly 10 years on from the debut of the XF model name, the latest Jaguar XF boasts a lightweight aluminium construction which, coupled with the all-aluminium engine family, sets the class benchmark for handling, fuel efficiency and emissions. Powertrains include a 2.0-litre Ingenium diesel engine with outputs of 163PS or 180PS. The 163PS 2.0-litre Ingenium diesel boasts emissions from just 104g/km and 70.6mpg on the combined cycle and drives the rear wheels through a six-speed manual gearbox. A range-topping supercharged 3.0-litre V6 diesel offers thrilling performance, producing 516lb ft (700Nm) of torque.