Sedan XJ new generation turn into an electric car

Sedan XJ new generation turn into an electric car

January 22, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

Company Jaguar will present the XJ sedan of the new generation at the end of this year, reports Autocar. According to the publication, the car sales in Europe will begin in 2019. Competitors of the new items will be the BMW 7 Series and Mercedes-Benz S-Class.

The new generation sedan will receive an electric motor and become the flagship of Jaguar. The power reserve will exceed 480 kilometers. Technical characteristics of the machine are kept secret. Director of brand design, Ian Callum, in turn, confirmed the development of the novelty.

“The future of XJ has caused us a lot of controversy. In the end, we came up with something special, “- said the designer.

Last summer, presented a charged version of the new generation XJ sedan, which will compete with Mercedes-AMG S63. The car was equipped with a five-liter eight-cylinder compressor engine developing 575 hp and 700 Nm of torque. This is 25 more power than the Jaguar XJR engine of the previous generation.