2009 Jaguar XF, Part Three

Why you should buy the 2009 Jaguar XF: » 9/19/08 2:00pm 9/19/08 2:00pm The Jerries killed one of your uncles, the Japs the other, the Yanks came into the war too late and now you’re shopping for a mid-size luxury sedan. You’ve seen one too many episodes of The Professionals. Your wife has the complete set of Golden Jubilee china. You’re a dentist…

2009 Jaguar XF, Part Two

Exterior Design: **/**** » 9/18/08 3:40pm 9/18/08 3:40pm It all depends on when you catch the . Sometimes it’s stunning; sometimes it’s stunningly bland. Sometimes it resembles a four-door Aston Martin; sometimes it looks like either a Dodge Intrepid or a Chrysler LHS. One thing’s for certain, even though it’s occasionally good-looking, it isn’t the…

2009 Jaguar XF, Part One

If the Jeremy Clarkson School of Automotive Journalism has taught me one thing, it’s that any good car review needs a metaphor. They serve to add a tangible anchor to a story, they add humor, they add relevance and, more importantly, they create an easy formula with which us car reviewers can crank out reviews in no… » 9/17/08 2:30pm 9/17/08 2:30pm

2009 Jaguar XF-R Powerslides Up The Hill At Goodwood

With a suspected 5.0-liter supercharged V8 making around 500 HP, the 2009 Jaguar XF-R has no trouble smoking its tires. The black cat crossed the path of spectators at this weekend's Goodwood Festival Of Speed, where Jaguar head of vehicle development Mike Cross power-slid the car up the hill. Nothing better than a… » 7/12/08 10:00am 7/12/08 10:00am

2009 Jaguar XF Caught In San Jose Wilderness

Reader James P. got quite a fright this weekend while stumbling back to his hotel room in San Jose after one too many virgin marys. A black 2009 Jaguar XF crossed his woozy path. but James was quick-witted enough to snap the pictures you see here. However, he was evidently too hammered frightened to correctly focus… » 1/28/08 11:15am 1/28/08 11:15am

Jaguar Creates iPhone and iPod Touch-only Broadband Magazine for New XF

The car brand all about the cat scratch fever has partnered with the 29HD Network to develop what they're the calling the "industry's first broadband multimedia magazine specifically for Apple iPhone and iPod Touch users" to "experience the new Jaguar XF like never before." And by never before they mean on a tiny… » 12/26/07 7:45am 12/26/07 7:45am

Top Gear Tests Jaguar XF, Declares it Cat's Meow


Captain Slow took a turn or two 'round some rolling UK hills in Jaguar's new cat scratch fever, the S-Type replacing 2009 Jaguar XF. Top Gear gives it two strokes thumbs up — as you'd expect from the British motoring show. But the best part has to be when James May claims the XF shows Jaguar's finally got a big brass… » 12/24/07 1:00pm 12/24/07 1:00pm

2009 Jaguar XF - Now With Video!


Well, we've now got the first running video of the just revealed 2009 Jaguar XF and yes, it certainly looks better on the road than it did when we first saw the press shots. However, it's still a few steps removed from the hotness that was the concept C-XF revealed at the this year's Detroit Auto Show. And by a few… » 9/04/07 9:20am 9/04/07 9:20am