2012 Jaguar XJ Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$73,700-$117,700
$67,804-$108,284
15 /CITY / 21 /HWY
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What's New for 2012:
- Rear Seat Comfort package available on XJL Supersport
- Rear-seat entertainment system now standard on XJ Supersport

Exterior Features
The 2012 Jaguar XJ is a 4-door, rear-wheel drive, full-size luxury sedan available in three trim levels and two different wheelbase lengths. Nineteen-inch alloy wheels are standard on all models, as are bi-function Xenon headlamps, power-folding heated exterior mirrors, and a panoramic sunroof.

Interior Features
The 2012 Jaguar XJ seats 5 and offers 15.2 cubic feet of trunk space. Base models feature heated leather power seats and heated leather steering wheel. Other standard equipment on the base XJ include a 14-speaker sound system, Bluetooth connectivity, virtual instrument cluster, touch-screen interface, navigation system, and keyless entry and ignition. The upgraded XJL Portfolio model includes massaging front seats, 4-zone automatic climate control, and, as with all \"L\" models, added leg room due to the longer wheelbase. The XJ Supercharged model offers a 20-speaker audio system, while the top-tier Supersport model features a rear-seat entertainment system with headrest-mounted screens.

Optional Features
Upper trim levels of the 2012 Jaguar XJ add more horsepower, 20-inch wheels, and other options. The Rear Seat Comfort package, new this year and available on the XJL Supersport model, offers heated, reclining, and massaging rear seats. The Executive package adds rear-seat business trays, power rear sunshade, and wood-trimmed steering wheel, while a heated windshield and adaptive cruise control are available for all XJ models.

Under the Hood
The 2012 Jaguar XJ models are fitted with a 5.0-liter V-8 engine rated at 385 horsepower, while the Supercharged models come with a 5.0-liter V-8 rated at 470 horsepower. The Supersport is fitted with a 5.0-liter V-8 engine that delivers 510 horsepower. All XJ models are rear-wheel drive and feature a 6-speed automatic transmission.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Jaguar XJ-Series are:
- XJ: 16/23/19 mpg (city/highway/combined)
- XJL Portfolio: 15/22/18 mpg
- XJ and XJL Supercharged: 15/21/17 mpg
- XJ and XJL Supersport: 15/21/17 mpg

Safety
Standard safety features on the Jaguar XJ-Series include anti-lock brakes, stability and traction control, front-seat side air bags, and side curtain air bags.

Neither the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) nor the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) have conducted crash tests on the 2012 Jaguar XJ-Series.


What's New for 2012:
- Rear Seat Comfort package available on XJL Supersport
- Rear-seat entertainment system now standard on XJ Supersport

Exterior Features
The 2012 Jaguar XJ is a 4-door, rear-wheel drive, full-size luxury sedan available in three trim levels and two different wheelbase lengths. Nineteen-inch alloy wheels are standard on all models, as are bi-function Xenon headlamps, power-folding heated exterior mirrors, and a panoramic sunroof.

Interior Features
The 2012 Jaguar XJ seats 5 and offers 15.2 cubic feet of trunk space. Base models feature heated leather power seats and heated leather steering wheel. Other standard equipment on the base XJ include a 14-speaker sound system, Bluetooth connectivity, virtual instrument cluster, touch-screen interface, navigation system, and keyless entry and ignition. The upgraded XJL Portfolio model includes massaging front seats, 4-zone automatic climate control, and, as with all \"L\" models, added leg room due to the longer wheelbase. The XJ Supercharged model offers a 20-speaker audio system, while the top-tier Supersport model features a rear-seat entertainment system with headrest-mounted screens.

Optional Features
Upper trim levels of the 2012 Jaguar XJ add more horsepower, 20-inch wheels, and other options. The Rear Seat Comfort package, new this year and available on the XJL Supersport model, offers heated, reclining, and massaging rear seats. The Executive package adds rear-seat business trays, power rear sunshade, and wood-trimmed steering wheel, while a heated windshield and adaptive cruise control are available for all XJ models.

Under the Hood
The 2012 Jaguar XJ models are fitted with a 5.0-liter V-8 engine rated at 385 horsepower, while the Supercharged models come with a 5.0-liter V-8 rated at 470 horsepower. The Supersport is fitted with a 5.0-liter V-8 engine that delivers 510 horsepower. All XJ models are rear-wheel drive and feature a 6-speed automatic transmission.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Jaguar XJ-Series are:
- XJ: 16/23/19 mpg (city/highway/combined)
- XJL Portfolio: 15/22/18 mpg
- XJ and XJL Supercharged: 15/21/17 mpg
- XJ and XJL Supersport: 15/21/17 mpg

Safety
Standard safety features on the Jaguar XJ-Series include anti-lock brakes, stability and traction control, front-seat side air bags, and side curtain air bags.

Neither the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) nor the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) have conducted crash tests on the 2012 Jaguar XJ-Series.


Available Trims for the 2012 Jaguar XJ
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name 4dr Sdn Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 73700.00 Engine 5.0L/305 City/Hwy MPG 16/23
Name Supercharged (4dr Sdn) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 88600.00 Engine 5.0L/305 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name Supersport (4dr Sdn) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 111200.00 Engine 5.0L/305 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name XJL (4dr Sdn) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 80700.00 Engine 5.0L/305 City/Hwy MPG 15/22
Name XJL Supercharged (4dr Sdn) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 91600.00 Engine 5.0L/305 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name XJL Supersport (4dr Sdn) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 117700.00 Engine 5.0L/305 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
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INTERIOR
  • 16-way pwr driver/12-way pwr front passenger heated/cooled soft grain leather front bucket seats w/3-position memory, lumbar
  • Heated soft grain leather rear seats
  • Front center armrest console -inc: illuminated storage, aux pwr outlet
  • Front & rear floor mats
  • Stainless steel sill plates w/Jaguar script
  • 3-spoke pwr tilt/telescopic soft grain-leather-wrapped heated steering wheel -inc: paddle shifters, audio controls, cruise control, Bluetooth controls, 3-flash lane change indicators
  • JaguarDrive control -inc: normal/winter/dynamic modes, rotary gear selector
  • 8" touch screen display for audio/climate control/Bluetooth/navigation controls
  • 12.3" LCD instrument cluster display
  • Interactive voice control *Late Availability*
  • Pwr windows w/1-touch open/close, anti-trap
  • Pwr door locks w/drive-away locking feature
  • Jaguar Smart Key system -inc: keyless entry, keyless start, approach illumination
  • Cruise control w/automatic speed limiter (ASL)
  • Perimeter alarm w/anti-theft engine immobilizer
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control -inc: air filtration w/auto-recirculation, air quality sensor, humidity sensor
  • Rear window defroster w/timer
  • Programmable garage door opener
  • HDD-based navigation system -inc: traffic message channel
  • Analog dash clock
  • Dual front & rear cupholders
  • Soft grain leather upholstered dash trim
  • Electrochromic rearview mirror
  • Morzine headliner
  • Illuminated visor vanity mirrors
  • White/phosphor blue halo interior illumination
  • Front/rear footwell lights
  • (2) rear aux pwr outlets
  • Rear coat hooks
  • Rear center armrest
  • Pwr trunk lid w/customizable height adjustment
  • Trunk runners
  • Trunk latch finishing plate
  • 20-way pwr heated/cooled soft grain leather front bucket seats w/3-position memory, massage, lumbar
  • Heated/cooled soft grain leather rear seats
  • Pwr-adjustable rear window sunblind
  • 4-zone automatic climate control -inc: air filtration w/auto-recirculation, air quality sensor, humidity sensor, rear controls
  • Rich oak veneer interior trim
  • Suede cloth premium headliner
  • 20-way pwr heated/cooled semi-aniline leather front bucket seats w/3-position memory, massage, lumbar
  • Heated/cooled semi-aniline leather rear seats
  • Front & rear premium leather trimmed floor mats -inc: Supersport logo
  • Illuminated stainless steel sill plates
  • 3-spoke pwr tilt/telescopic wood/leather-wrapped heated steering wheel -inc: paddle shifters, audio controls, cruise control, Bluetooth controls, 3-flash lane change indicators
  • Illuminated front/rear air vents
  • Rich oak veneer interior trim w/linear inlay
  • Leather headliner
  • Metallic foot pedals
  • Illuminated trunk latch finishing plate
  • Manual rear side sunshades
  • Figured ebony veneer interior trim
  • Suede cloth premium headliner *Late Availability*
  • Illuminated rear vanity mirrors
  • Rear business trays
  • XJL Supersport rear seat comfort pack -inc: rear seat recline w/message & 4-way lumbar, rear seat footrests, front passenger seat away (fore/aft rear passenger control), front & rear winged headrests
EXTERIOR
  • 19" "Aleutian" 10-spoke alloy wheels
  • P245/45R19 front/P275/40R19 rear tires
  • 18" space saver alloy spare wheel
  • Panoramic glass roof w/pwr tilt/slide open/close -inc: electric blinds
  • Acoustically laminated glass on windshield & front door
  • Solar attenuating glass
  • Chrome side pwr vents
  • Xenon headlamps -inc: washers, auto-leveling, auto on/off, LED signature lights
  • Light-emitting diode (LED) tail lamps
  • Electrochromic heated pwr-folding pwr mirrors w/memory -inc: puddle lamps
  • Front/rear door puddle lamps
  • Rain-sensing variable intermittent windshield wipers
  • 20" "Kasuga" 10-spoke alloy wheels
  • P245/40R20 front/P275/35R20 rear tires
  • 19" space saver alloy spare wheel
  • Chrome side pwr vents w/"Supercharged" script
  • Adaptive front lighting -inc: cornering lamps, intelligent high beam
  • 20" "Mataiva" 5-spoke alloy wheels -inc: P245/40R20 front/P275/35R20 rear performance tires
  • Chrome side pwr vents w/"Supersport" script
  • 19" "Toba" 5-spoke alloy wheels
MECHANICAL
  • 5.0L DOHC 32-valve V8 engine
  • Sequential shift 6-speed automatic transmission w/OD -inc: steering wheel mounted paddles & sport mode
  • Rear wheel drive
  • Front independent suspension w/coil springs
  • Self-leveling rear air suspension
  • Adaptive dynamics
  • Speed sensitive variable ratio pwr rack & pinion steering
  • 4-wheel anti-lock vented disc brakes
  • Electric rear park brake w/on/off switch & drive-away release
  • Twin tailpipes w/chrome finishers
  • 5.0L DOHC 32-valve supercharged V8 engine
  • Active differential control
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • Dynamic stability control w/Trac DSC mode
    • Emergency brake assist
    • Driver & front passenger dual stage front airbags w/front passenger occupancy sensors
    • Driver & front passenger seat-mounted side-impact airbags
    • Front/rear side curtain airbags
    • 3-point safety belts w/front pretensioners
    • Active head restraints -inc: front whiplash protection
    • Lower anchors and tethers for children (LATCH)
    • Rear child safety locks
    • Trunk entrapment release
    • Front & rear park control
    • Blind spot monitor
    • Backup camera
    • Tire pressure monitoring system
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • 600W Jaguar AM/FM/MP3 stereo w/CD/DVD player -inc: Hard disk drive media storage, EON, HD Radio, iTech system, radio data system (RDS), PTY, TA, (14) speakers
    • SIRIUS satellite radio prep
    • Bluetooth v2.0 -inc: hands-free phone capability, wireless audio streaming
    • 1200-watt Bowers & Wilkins AM/FM/MP3 stereo w/CD/DVD player -inc: Hard disk drive media storage, EON, HD Radio, iTech system, radio data system (RDS), PTY, TA, remote pwr amplifier, Dolby ProLogic IIx surround sound, (20) speakers
    • Rear seat entertainment -inc: dual 8" LCD screens, touch-screen remote, Whitefire emitter, (2) wireless headphones

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