Jaguar Company have added a four-wheel drive to XE model

January 10, 2016 at 14:14

The smallest XE sedan was equipped with all-wheel drive that connect the front axle via the multi-disc clutch. The rear to all-wheel drive transition is carried out at 165 milliseconds. The need for torque transfer to the front wheels is determined by the Intelligent Driveline Dynamics (IDD) system, which debuted on the F-Type coupe. It monitors tires’ grip on the road, sideways acceleration and steering wheel angle.

Jaguar XE all-wheel drive version photo

Jaguar XE all-wheel drive version photo

In addition, all-wheel drive XE modification can be supplied by a system, which adjusts a transmission operation, stability control and motor response to pedal effort under different conditions. For example, for driving on wet, snow or ice road. 4-wheel drive will be offered only for XE equipped by 180 hp diesel engine and V6 petrol engine of the capacity 340-hp. Both units run with ZF 8-step automatic transmission.

Inside view of Jaguar XE picture

Inside view of Jaguar XE picture

Jaguar has prepared the new multimedia system for the XE – InControl Touch Pro with a10.2-inch touch screen. It is operated due to the quad-core processor. The system has also received a 60 gig hard disc, Meredian sound system, as well as the possibility of transferring data to the Apple Watch.

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