2015 New York Auto Show: New-gen Jaguar XF image

The public debut of the new Jaguar XF generation has been made recently during the 2015 New York Auto Show.

After being officially unveiled over the web just a few weeks ago, the new generation of the Jaguar XF is now making its public debut, at the 2015 New York Auto Show. The mid-sized sedan is now 190 kg lighter than its predecessor and it is getting a stretched wheelbase by 51 mm and an overall length which is down by 7 mm. Jaguar says that 75 percent of it is made from aluminum and that the weight distribution stands at an almost perfect 50:50, which should translate into better handling.

The 2016 Jaguar XF is getting a generous interior design, with a 12.3-inch TFT which is reconfigurable, acting as the instrument cluster, 10.2-inch touch screen display on the infotainment system powered by the quad-core processor, the 17-speaker sound system, 825-watt signed by Meridian and much more. The engine lineup is made out of the 2.0 liter Ingenium diesel unit, which is available in two outputs, 163 HP (120 kW) & 380 Nm (280 lb-ft) of torque and 180 HP (132 kW) & 430 Nm (317 lb-ft) of torque. The 3.0 liter twin turbo V6 engine, producing 300 HP (220 kW) & 700 Nm (517 lb-ft) of torque is also offered, along with the supercharged 3.0L V6, rated at 380 HP (279 kW) & 450 Nm (332 lb-ft) of torque. All engines are connected to the 8-speed automatic transmission, except for the 2.0L Ingenium, which can be had with the 6-speed manual gearbox too.