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Jaguar today announced the introduction of the 2010 Jaguar XF Supercharged, the fourth and newest member of its acclaimed XF lineup. The vehicle, a mid-year release, is powered by a 470 hp version of the 5.0-liter supercharged AJ-V8 Gen III engine that debuted at this year’s Detroit Auto Show.

“The Jaguar XF Supercharged will offer consumers a compelling luxury sedan choice with benchmark handling ability and truly memorable performance,” says Mike O’Driscoll, Managing Director, Jaguar Cars. “This new luxury performance XF Supercharged sedan builds on the tremendous momentum Jaguar has achieved by introducing beautiful fast cars such as the XK sports car, the XF and the XKR and XFR models.”

At-A-Glance Highlights -
— 5.0-liter Supercharged AJ-V8 Gen III engine with 470hp (a 12% increase
over the 4.2-liter 2009MY supercharged XF) and 424 lb/ft of torque
— 0-60 mph time of 4.9 seconds
— Adaptive Dynamics (the latest in computer controlled continuously
variable damping) and Active Differential Control (electronically
controlled rear differential) are standard
— Upgraded ventilated disc brakes
— Interior features include: contrast color twin needle stitching on the
instrument panel and door top rolls, Jaguar Suedecloth Premium
headlining, Rich Oak veneer (unique to XF Supercharged only), 440W
Bowers & Wilkins surround sound system, HD radio, and heated steering
wheel

– Exterior features include: unique 20″ five triple-spoke Selena-style
alloy wheels, “Supercharged” badging on rear trunk lid, quad polished
exhaust tailpipes, and silver-gray painted brake calipers

Globally launched at Frankfurt Motor Show in 2007, the XF line has set new standards for the next generation of luxury sports cars. The XF Supercharged expands the already highly acclaimed model line that includes:

— 4.2-liter naturally aspirated XF (300 hp) with a $52,000 MSRP
— 5.0-liter naturally aspirated XF Premium (385 hp) with a $57,000 MSRP
— 5.0-liter supercharged XF Supercharged (470 hp) with a $68,000 MSRP

— 5.0-liter supercharged XFR (510 hp) with a $80,000 MSRP