Since its former turning up in auto market as 2014 year model, the brand new Jaguar XE is about to release in public. According to the latest rumors, the new Jaguar XE will undergo several upgrades especially on the boosted performance. It is likely the car manufacturer is ready to build up the XE version as either a hybrid or a plug-in hybrid sedan. Additionally, the E badge on the car body will be the new designation of the 2018 Jaguar XE-E. We could also notice the FEV badge suggesting the upcoming XE-E model will be Full Electric Vehicle to beat the BMW 3 Series and Audi electric vehicles.
2018 Jaguar XE-E New Concept
There is a little information revealing the exterior and interior changes of the XE-E sedan. Any below descriptions are no way than only a prediction. The overall external view will upgraded as having more aerodynamic styling to improve the car’s efficiency. The auto designer has equipped the new bumper and lower air vents in the 2018 Jaguar XE-E front end. Moreover, the wheels will be available in smaller size enhanced with durable tires. In the sedan back end, we could not see the exhaust anyway. Shifting the interior, there will not be significant refreshments could be noticed. Overall, the standard equipment of infotainment and navigation units are still under the plan. The cabin is also expected to have more spacious room to comfort the passengers.
To give a strong and powerful performance, the upcoming sedan will be powered with a 2.0 liter turbocharged engine version. So far, the detail result on the generated amount of energy goes around 275 horsepower and up to 450 lb-ft of torque. Some speculations report that the 2018 Jaguar XE-E will also be powered with a medium size battery capable to go around 50 to 70 miles of full electric range. For further specs info on fuel economy, the XE-E sedan along with inline 4 petrol engine could improve the fuel consumption at around 45 MPG on average.
2018 Jaguar XE-E Release Date and Price
While waiting the official confirmation on the sedan release date, based on current reports the Jaguar XE-E will possibly hit the market sometime in 2017 and be ready for sale shortly after. More specifically rendering the price list, this 2018 Jaguar XE-E sedan is valued at around $50,000 bit higher than the common inline 4 sedan.
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