Jaguar XF R-Sport Black
There is a new model in the XF line-up – the Jaguar XF R-Sport Black is powered by a 2.2-litre turbocharged 200PS diesel engine, it features 20” black alloy wheels, a 770w Meridian surround sound system, a total of £8,770 worth of extras over the R-Sport model it is based on for just £2,100 more than the R-Sport specification.
Across the XF range, trim levels have been enhanced and now all XF Saloon and Sportbrake models are now equipped with the winter comfort pack and parking pack as standard - these packs include heated seats, windscreen plus, a rear camera and front parking sensors.
The R-Sport Black is available in five body work colours, Italian Racing Red, Glacier White, Ultimate Black and Stratus Grey – and limited edition Kyanite Blue, restricted to 100 models.
Across the XF line-up Trim Levels Upgraded
Luxury trim XF models now come with Gloss Dark Oak veneer where 200PS edition get 18” Manra wheels, prices increase but you gain £1,870 worth of upgrades for between £500 - £600 more.
R-Sport now get the 380w Meridian Audio system and Gloss Dark Oak veneer with 200PS models now running on 19” Grey Aquila wheels as standard.
Portfolio editions see a reduction in priced by up to £3,500 and now come with the 380w Meridian Audio system but loose Suedecloth headliner and metallic paint as standard.
Plus the XF Portfolio, Diesel S Portfolio, XFR and XFR-S models benefit from blind spot monitor as standard and most models gain uprated alloy wheels.
The 3.0-litre V6 petrol and 240PS version of the 3.0-litre TDV6 diesel engine have been discontinued with only the 2.2 diesel engine available in various power outputs and two petrol engines the 3.0-litre V6 and 5.0-litre V8.
Prices now range from £33,445 for the XF Luxury 2.2 i4 163PS Saloon and rise to £82,495 for the XFR-S 5.0 V8 550PS Sportbrake.Published 22 January 2015