Jaguar has announced the engine line up for the new XF Sportbrake with pricing starting from £31,940. The new XF is powered by a range of powerful, yet efficient, diesel engines in 2.2 and 3.0 litre capacities, both share highly competitive CO2 emissions starting from just 135 g/km and returning 55.4 mpg. The Sportbrake will also be available equipped with a 3.0-litre turbocharged V6 engine in 240 PS Diesel and 275 PS Diesel S derivatives. Each emits 163 g/km of CO2 and returns 46mpg on the combined cycle.
The Diesel S is capable of 0-60 mph in just 6.1 seconds.
The Jaguar XF saloon also benefits from the new engine upgrades, applied to the saloon the new 2.2-litre Diesel engines share the same economy and CO2 figures as the Sportbrake. The Deliveries of the saloon commence in September with prices starting at £29,940.
The Jaguar XF saloon and Sportbrake will both adopt the eight-speed automatic gearbox and Stop/Start as standard across the engine range improving emissions on the V6 Diesel engines by 6% on the saloon.
Also joining the range is a new 3.0-litre supercharged V6 petrol engine developing 340 PS. The engine, which is also set to appear in the new F-TYPE, replaces the naturally aspirated 5.0-litre V8 in the XF range. The 3.0-litre V6 S/C is capable of accelerating from 0-60mph in 5.7 seconds and reaches a top speed of 155mph, returning fuel economy figures of 30mpg on the combined cycle and emitting 224g/km of CO2.
By Geraldine Ashton Green
Mon, 09 Jul 2012