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Jaguar XF Caught Undisguised

 Jaguar XF Caught Undisguised
Jaguar XF Caught Undisguised / Copyright by Lehmann Photo-Syndication

The Ford-owned British sports car maker, Jaguar, is preparing a replacement for the current S-Type, to be named Jaguar XF and scheduled for launch this fall.

Code-named X 250, the new XF aims in particular at buyers of the very successful BMW 5-Series. The current S-Type has been on the market since 1998, and although it had found many faithful buyers, the nostalgic styling turned out not to be for everyone. The new XF abandons traditional styling to pursue a more youthful modern design as seen in the C-XF Concept.

The XF engines range from 6 and 8 cylinder engines including the new 3.2 liter petrol 6-cylinder, first used in the Volvo S80. Also the 4.2 liter V8 of the current model is expected to be upgraded to 5.0 liter. Transmission is a six speed automatic controlled through an all-new gear selector interface called JaguarDrive.

These photos are showing a right-hand drive prototype of the new Jag as it was being loaded into a truck for transport. The usual car cover has been rolled up and placed on top of the car, giving us the first clear look at the car without disguise.

Source: Copyright by Lehmann Photo-Syndication
Published Aug 13, 2007 4:16 pm By Hans G. Lehmann

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Comments (7)

 Dd Dd
In front it looks like a cheap car but from behind it looks like a millionairs car. Its so cool! But my new jaguar xkr is much faster;D
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November 11, 2007 8:57 pm
 AmoKk AmoKk
Looks like an Audi A5 from the back, huh
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August 15, 2007 9:44 am
 JoeyRamone JoeyRamone
The third photo of the rEar screams Aston! ...and that's a good thing.
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August 14, 2007 9:36 pm
 Kurt2k7 Kurt2k7
Rear looks like the new ford mondeo
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August 14, 2007 4:01 pm
 alexander alexander
Definitely looks very nice! I like the Aston Martin flair in the rear lights!
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August 14, 2007 8:32 am
 abu-fahd abu-fahd
I think this is the new S-TYPE......
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August 14, 2007 2:12 am
 gshin112391 gshin112391
pretty futuristic looking..nice
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August 14, 2007 1:33 am