British carmaker 2018-2019 Jaguar has officially introduced its smallest sedan, which gave XE index.
The new car, the future rival German models Audi A4, BMW 3-Series and Mercedes C-Class, has been featured in the UK capital London.
The European premiere of the lightest four-door, which, moreover, the lowest drag coefficient (0.26) in the history of the British brand, will be held at the Paris International Motor Show in October 2014..
If we talk about the size, the length of the 2018-2019 Jaguar XE sedan reaches 467.2 centimeters in width – 185 cm in height – 141.6 cm.
The length of the wheelbase of new items is 283.5 centimeters.
If, for example, compare the new “2018-2019 Jaguar” with one of the main competitors sedan BMW 3-Series, the British model is longer, wider and lower than “German”, respectively, 4.8, 3.9 and 1.3 centimeters.
The wheelbase of the new items as long as 3.5 centimeters.
RWD sedan 2018-2019 Jaguar XE is the first car group 2018-2019 Jaguar Land Rover, which was based on a new modular platform with an aluminum monocoque.
On a stretcher four-door model, the engineers have fixed front suspension with aluminum double wishbones.
A similar scheme applies to the sports model F-Type.
The back of the news received an aluminum multi-link independent design.
The top-end modification sedan 2018-2019 Jaguar XE, which gave an additional index S, under the hood of a gasoline V-shaped 6-cylinder 3-liter engine with a mechanical supercharger.
This unit develops about 340 horsepower and 450-minute Newton meters of maximum torque.
In a couple of the motor gets eight-automatic gearbox ZF, with which the sedan 2018-2019 Jaguar XE S accelerates from zero to 100 kilometers per hour in 5.1 seconds.
The maximum speed of top-end version of the machine reaches 250 kilometers per hour.
In the power line model will also include a 4-cylinder 2.0-liter petrol and diesel engines Ingenium series, equipped with an eight or above the “automatic» ZF, a dedicated six mechanical gearbox.
The first version will be available with diesel powertrains.
One of them is already declassified, this engine with 163 horsepower and a maximum torque of 380 Newton-meters.
For more information on the power line of the new 2018-2019 Jaguar XE British automaker will announce at the Paris Motor Show in 2014.
The most compact sedan model of the first line of the company got a new electric power steering and ASPC function (All Surface Progress Control), which works like cruise control and operates at high-speed 3.6 – 30 kilometers per hour.
This system keeps under its control operation of the power unit and brakes, preventing the wheels to skid on slippery road surfaces.
Note that in the list available for the sedan 2018-2019 Jaguar XE equipment including music system Meridian, laser projector screen and a completely new multimedia complex InControl Touch 8-inch display, a navigation system, voice control, the USB-input, Bluetooth and other functions.
On the timing of release of sedan 2018-2019 Jaguar XE on the market, nothing is known.
The company just announced that its value will begin with about 27,000 pounds (about 1 600 000 rubles).
For example, the price of the BMW 3-Series in the British Isles will start with a mark of 23 550 pounds for the basic version of equipment.