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


Jaguar XJ sedan will be replaced by a new model

January 10, 2016 at 14:04

According to the chief-designer Ian Callum, the Jaguar brand is planning to replace the XJ flagship sedan by the new one. The company wants to make the model more practical and stylish. Moreover, the Jaguar aims to update fully a lineup, and not to restyle the existing vehicles, making changes only in appearance.

The luxury Jaguar XJ sedan pic

The luxury Jaguar XJ sedan pic

The villain of the new “James Bond” will ride the Jaguar supercar

January 4, 2015 at 14:01

Antagonist of the new James Bond film – Spectre – will ride a supercar Jaguar C-X75.
Getting supercar a “negative role” is associated with an advertising campaign “Jaguar” titled «Good to be bad”. In a series of commercials, marking the entry of the compartment F-Type, is starring British actors playing villains.
In addition, the “Jaguar”, owned by negative characters had appeared in previous installments of “James Bond”. For example, in the movie “Casino Royale” (2006) was starring sedans XJ8 and XJR, and in “Die Another Day” (2002) Aston Martin Vanquish secret agent “opposed” coupe 1,000 horsepower.
The Jaguar C-X75, which will be starring in the film, will be equipped with five-liter compressor “eight”. With this engine is equipped, for example, coupe F-Type R, in which the unit develops 550 horsepower.

Jaguar C-X75 pics

Jaguar C-X75 picture

Jaguar will release its first electric car EV-Type

December 29, 2014 at 23:26

Jaguar has registered the name «EV-Type», it’s probably talking about the imminent appearance of the first electric vehicle in the line of the British manufacturer. EV-Type – exactly this name will be the first one in the history of car brand Jaguar car with electric drive. At this point in the company’s “Jaguar” has not produced any electric or hybrid.

At the time, the British developed a prototype C-X75. This helped Jaguar engineers from one unit Formula 1 team Williams and company Cosworth. Hybrid car was supposed to appear in 2013, but has remained a prototype. In Jaguar gave the reason for refusal named unstable situation in the economy.

In addition, the company operates over electric cars “Land Rover”. Also in 2013, was designed concept SUV Defender, which was under the hood of 95-horsepower electric motor.

Jaguar will release its electric EV-Type pics

Jaguar will release its electric EV-Type picture

US police found the stolen Jaguar after 46 years

December 19, 2014 at 21:32

Stolen in 1968 Jaguar will be returned after 46 years to its American, currently residing in Miami.
In 1968, Ivan Schneider, who is now 82 years old, last seen his British sports convertible Jaguar E-type near his home in New York, where it was hijacked by hackers.
The subsequent fate of a sports car is unknown, but in June of this year, the old Jaguar was discovered quite by accident, he was identified during the inspection party vintage cars that were brought to the Netherlands. The car has returned to the US and will soon be handed over to its rightful owner. 82-year-old Schneider called the return of the car miracle and is going to restore it.

convertible Jaguar E-type 1968 pics

convertible Jaguar E-type 1968 picture