Jaguar will not release SUV

January 6, 2015 at 15:33

Jaguar crossover based on last year’s Frankfurt concept C-X17 and cars shown at the auto show in Guangzhou, China, is getting closer.
Premiere trademark SUV is expected to be one of the key motor shows this year, probably in the spring in Geneva or in the Frankfurt Motor Show in autumn.

Meanwhile, there appear new details about the first crossover in “cat” family.
Ralf Speth, head of Jaguar Land Rover, announced the marketing ploy: it turns out, the release of SUV is impossible in the sense that the off-road models are plowed paths of Land Rover and serial C-X17 is focused on public roads.

Jaguar CX17 pics

Jaguar CX17 picture

The term “crossover” is also not appropriate. “It should be called differently,” – said Speth, but did not specify exactly how…

Jaguar CX17 pics

Jaguar CX17 image

SUV designed on a modular “trolley” iQ [Al] and will be one of the lightest in its segment. The first is to get a new family of chassis XE, referring to the size class D. From him borrow Jaguar 2.0-liter “four” and the compressor “six” in volume of 3,0 l.

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