2018 Jaguar XF vs 2018 BMW 5 Series

White 2018 Jaguar XF in Driveway vs Silver 2018 BMW 5 Series on City Street

Luxury and performance are highlights of the Jaguar brand and the flagship Jaguar XF luxury sedan promises the perfect combination. A class-act in the midsize luxury sedan segment, the Jaguar XF will deliver an athletic drive, an attractive design, a luxurious cabin and an affordable price at Barrett Jaguar. Learn more about this automotive icon and how it compares to a luxury heavyweight with this in-depth 2018 Jaguar XF vs 2018 BMW 5 Series comparison.

Drivers who are drawn to the Jaguar XF luxury sedan will have a choice of six luxurious, performance-tuned trim levels – XF, Premium, Prestige, R-Sport, S and Portfolio – that can be tailored to fit your specifications. Families on the go can opt for the Jaguar XF Sportbrake wagon that is available in two trim levels – S and First Edition. Jaguar XF editions feature a standard 8-inch Jaguar InControl® touchscreen display, 18-inch alloy wheels, Jaguar Drive Mode technology and much more.

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2018 Jaguar XF VS 2018 BMW 5 Series
$47,775 Starting Price $52,650
2.0-Liter Turbocharged 4-Cylinder Standard Engine 2.0-Liter TwinPower Turbo 4-Cylinder
380-Watt Meridian™ Sound System Sound System 205-Watt HiFi Sound System
19.1 Cubic Feet Cargo Space 18.7 Cubic Feet

What Are the Differences Between the Jaguar XF and the BMW 5 Series?

Are you looking for affordable luxury and performance? Armed with this 2018 Jaguar XF vs 2018 BMW 5 Series comparison, the Jaguar XF goes head to head with a luxury mainstay and promises to deliver elite luxury and performance at an affordable price. With a starting price of $47,775, the Jaguar XF is more affordable than its BMW competitor with an impressive array of standard features and elite performance numbers. BMW 5 Series editions start at $52,650 and cannot match the Jaguar XF spec sheet.

Power and performance are highlights of the Jaguar brand and the 2018 Jaguar XF delivers at every turn with a standard 247-horsepower 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that is married to an eight-speed automatic transmission. Base Jaguar XF models upgrade performance with a 180-horsepower 2.0-liter turbodiesel and a refined 296-horsepower 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. Drivers who are drawn to track-ready performance can opt for the Jaguar XF S with a 380-horsepower 3.0-liter supercharged V-6 power core that will sprint from zero to 60 mph in just 5.1 seconds.

BMW 5 Series models boast an impressive arsenal of powertrains that starts with a 248-horsepower 2.0-liter TwinPower Turbo four-cylinder engine that is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission. Performance upgrades include a 335-horsepower 3.0-liter TwinPower Turbo six-cylinder, a 3.0-liter TwinPower Turbo Diesel and a BMW M Series 4.4-liter TwinPower Turbo V-8 engine. Jaguar XF and BMW 5 Series models are both available with all-wheel drive that will upgrade handling and acceleration.

In addition to a diverse engine lineup and an affordable price tag, the Jaguar XF possesses distinct advantages over the BMW 5 Series. Armed with 19.1 cubic feet of cargo space, the Jaguar XF is tailor-made for family adventures and day-to-day errands. Drivers who prioritize entertainment and connectivity will love what the Jaguar XF brings to the table with the standard Jaguar InControl® infotainment system and a 380-watt Meridian™ sound system. Luxury upgrades include full-grain premium leather, Sienna Tan Windsor Leather interior, heated and cooled seats, a Head-Up Display and an available 825-watt Meridian™ sound system.

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White 2018 Jaguar XF Front Grille at Night
Gray 2018 Jaguar XF Rear Exterior on City Street
Close Up of 2018 Jaguar XF InControl Touch Display
2018 Jaguar XF Center Console and Rotary Shifter