2016 Jaguar XJ vs 2016 Audi A8
The 2016 Jaguar XJ is the pinnacle of the Jaguar sport sedans with its pleasing combination of luxurious styling, robust engine options, nimble handling, spacious and sophisticated interior and an abundance of standard features. The XJ stands out from its luxury car competitors with its distinctive design, exclusivity and English refinement, along with a very high level of quality craftsmanship. Take a look at this 2016 Jaguar XJ vs 2016 Audi A8 comparison to see how the new XJ favorably stacks up against the sport sedan competition.
The 2016 XJ delivers an incredible driving experience, especially with its powerful engine choices, a lightning fast transmission and advanced driving technologies. The base 3.0 L V6 340 hp Supercharged engine provides high performance with an immediate response even at low engine speeds. With 332 lb-ft of torque, it can accelerate the XJ from rest to 60 mph in as fast as 5.7 seconds. In comparison the base 3.0 L V6 engine in the Audi A8 only manages 333 hp/325 lb-ft of torque. For even more power, you can the Jaguar XJ with the 5.0L V8 470 hp Supercharged engine, which provides exceptional levels of power at all engine speeds, outstanding mid-range acceleration and 0-60 mph acceleration of just 4.9 seconds. The driving experience of the new XJ is further enhanced by its strong yet light aluminum monocoque construction, all-surface progress control, adaptive driving dynamics and available all-wheel-drive system.
|2016 Jaguar XJ
||VS||2016 Audi A8|
|3.0 L V6||Base Engine||3.0 L V6|
|340/332||Horsepower/Torque (Base Engine)||333/325|
|15.2||Trunk Volume (cu-ft)||14.2|
|Yes||Traffic Sign Recognition||No|
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Another advantage of the 2016 XJ is its sporty and luxurious interior, which is designed to excite the senses and provide a welcoming experience. The impression of space in the XJ is accentuated by the panoramic roof and the sweep of hand-crafted veneer that runs around the cabin, while twin needle stitching adds to the lush feel of quality and provides enhanced durability. The XJ's InControl Touch Pro seamlessly integrates with your smartphone to offer a range of services that enhance the driving experience, while the highly intuitive multi-touch interface can be personalized and uses familiar smartphone and tablet gestures — just tap, pinch or swipe for fast, accurate access to information. Also, with 15.2 cu-ft of trunk space in the XJ, there's plenty of room to pack up for your next trip. In comparison, the Audi A8 only offers 14.2 cu-ft of trunk space.
Jaguar places safety at a premium in the new XJ, especially with its range of advanced safety and driver assistance systems. For effortless long distance driving, Adaptive Cruise Control is designed to maintain a pre-set gap between you and the vehicle in front, while Traffic Sign Recognition scans the road ahead for traffic signs and alerts you on the instrument cluster. Also the XJ's extended range Blind Spot Monitoring technology warns you of vehicles approaching at speed and when a vehicle is in your blind spot. If you live in San Antonio, Boerne, Schertz, and New Braunfels or anywhere else in Bexar County TX and would like to get behind the wheel of the spectacular 2016 Jaguar XJ, then don't hesitate to contact us at Barrett Jaguar!