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The 2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake S Is Two Cylinders Short Of Legendary

In my travels I have found few places more ideally fit to open up a car—really open it up, I mean—than Interstate 10 in Texas headed west toward California. The Hill Country gives way to true desert and 80 mph speed limits between Kerr County and El Paso County, and while the State Troopers frown […]

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The 2019 Jaguar I-Pace Doesn’t Punish You For Wanting An Electric Vehicle

The 2019 Jaguar I-Pace is quite an achievement. While the entire automotive industry is scrambling to get electric vehicles out by the end of the decade, Jaguar will begin delivering its new EV crossover before the end of this summer with the performance, style and range to challenge Tesla and everyone else. Read more… Continue […]

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The Fake Sounds Produced By The Jaguar I-Pace Make Me Weep For The Future

There’s nothing worse than discovering that your car pumps in fake or weirdly amplified noise. Sure, I know isolation from other road sounds is a luxury, but it just sounds completely fake. Unfortunately, many electric cars have picked up this baton of sadness and ran with it, as Jaguar’s new I-Pace makes some of the…Read […]

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Jaguar Is Worried An I-Pace SVR Could Be Too Quick

The 2019 Jaguar I-Pace is set to begin deliveries to customers by the end of the year, and now that there’s already the eTrophy racing version, the speculation for an I-Pace SVR has begun—but the humble planners at Jaguar think it could be too quick for people to handle.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Let’s Be Honest: Famous Designer Raymond Loewy Did Some Wonderfully Terrible Things To Jaguars

I consider myself a fan of industrial designer Raymond Loewy. He basically created the modern concept of an industrial designer. He would drive a dune buggy in an ascot. And he designed some great-looking cars, like the Studebaker Avanti. He also did some pretty horrific things to some lovely Jaguars, too.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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The Electric 2019 Jaguar I-Pace Can Wade Through 19 Inches Of Water, Which Is A Lot

The 2019 Jaguar I-Pace is a fairly practical hatchback disguised as an electric crossover, but it has one surprising feature that might be unexpected for a low vehicle powered purely by batteries—it can wade through 19 inches of water. Almost 20, in fact.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Here’s Why The Electric Jaguar I-Pace Still Has A Functional Front Grille

Many people have challenged the design team at Jaguar for slapping the corporate face on the innovative new Jaguar I-Pace, claiming it doesn’t need a grille if it’s electric. Jaguar wanted to set the record straight at the New York Auto Show, and it turns out the grille actually serves two vital functions.Read more… Continue […]

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The Jaguar F-Pace SVR Is A 550 HP Luxurious Machine 

We had some qualms with Jaguar Land Rover’s E-Pace performance capability, but the automaker sure seems to have delivered on performance with the new F-Pace SVR, which is debuting at the New York auto show this week. A supercharged V8 is packed under the hood and it’s supposd to deliver 550 horsepower. Alright now.Read more… […]

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The 2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake S Is The Best-Kept Sleeper Wagon Secret You Can Buy

At first, I was slightly put off that the loaned 2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake S was silver. It’s a really petty thing to complain about, the color of a press car—but after driving it for a weekend, I realized that the more mundane one of these wagons looks, the the more covert you actually feel […]

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What Do You Want To Know About The 2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake?

Can it be true, that Jalopnik has had the good fortune of having four (four!) wagons in a span of a mere three months? It is indeed, and this is the latest one: the 2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake S. What do you want to know about it? Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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A Young Ian Callum Wrote To Jaguar In 1968 Asking How To Become A Designer

There aren’t a ton of modern car designers who can be called household names, but Jaguar Land Rover’s Ian Callum is probably one of them. The British manufacturer is in the middle of a genuine design renaissance and we have him to thank for it. But everyone starts somewhere.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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The 2019 Jaguar I-Pace Will Have An Electric Range Of 240 Miles To Match Its Good Looks

The new all-electric 2019 Jaguar I-Pace, not to be confused with the new internal-combustion E-Pace crossover, will go on sale in the U.S. later this year with a range of 240 miles and good enough looks to actually be interesting.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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