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Overall reader verdict 4 out of 5 stars

  • What's it like to drive
    4 out of 5 stars
  • Running costs
    3 out of 5 stars
  • Quality, practicality and equipment
    4 out of 5 stars

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57 reader reviews for Jaguar XF Saloon.
  • 2.2D 200 Luxury 4dr

    John Tebbit , Kent . Date: 27/03/2015
    • Overall verdict
      4 out of 5 stars
    • What's it like to drive
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Running costs
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Quality, practicality and equipment
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Average MPG
      48

    My car

    Bought a one year old ex-demo model a month or so ago. I have driven two and a half thousand miles since then, mainly on motorways. Thoughts so far are that it is a wonderfully quiet car, certainly compared to my 2012 VW Scirocco 190 bhp diesel, mainly due to far less road noise. Steering is great, good handling though not a car for chucking round the lanes. The performance is fine, particularly for the M25 slog. If you do need crisper gear changes use Sport setting. Otherwise just leave it in Drive. It isn't quite as smooth and snappy as the VW DSG box in my view. Cabin is very soothing except for antediluvian sat nav and touchscreen. Front seats are very comfortable. Boot is suitably vast. Overall, I'm happy so far and it seems to make a 110 mile motorway journey much more bearable.

  • 3.0D V6 Luxury 4dr

    allan taylor , northants . Date: 11/09/2014
    • Overall verdict
      5 out of 5 stars
    • What's it like to drive
      5 out of 5 stars
    • Running costs
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Quality, practicality and equipment
      5 out of 5 stars
    • Average MPG
      30

    My car

    Had a X. F luxury for 3 years now very good car for the money My wife loves it so say no more. If you can do your own servicing on the car that helps a lot just buy the parts from Jaguar Dealer but They still cost a lot .

  • 3.0D V6 Luxury 4dr

    simmi chauhan , Nottinghamshire . Date: 18/07/2014
    • Overall verdict
      5 out of 5 stars
    • What's it like to drive
      5 out of 5 stars
    • Running costs
      5 out of 5 stars
    • Quality, practicality and equipment
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Average MPG
      30

    My car

    Inside it is beautiful, everyone that sits in it are just gob smacked and awe struck. People used to love my Audi but after sitting in the Jaguar it was a different story. My brothers exact words were “This is just another level, the people that designed this must have spent a lot of time and effort doing it”.

    I have the all black interior with black leathers as I felt the cream and wood finish made the car feel and look old inside. I must remind everyone that every XF is identical inside, you pay extra for the engine power, bigger wheels and outside trim, I have to say I love this about Jaguar as other makers change the inside of the car for a more powerful engine but it shouldn’t be that way!

    I have to say gear cylinder knob and air vents automatically moving after turning on is futuristic, some may not like it (jealousy maybe) but I definitely like it. Outside it is beautiful, everyone that looks at it is just amazed particularly with the standard 20” rims and the S badge. They simply love it, it looks modern (in the right colour) and if you’re lucky enough to have the S or the Super Charged versions then they just look like total beasts. The car is very fast.

    If you have a heavy foot then be prepared to pay for the Diesel, if you're sensible then it will get you 37-40MPG. Basically to sum up the car is awesome, yes the touch screen is a bit laggy and they could have used nicer electric window control buttons but they are seriously minor niggles.

  • 3.0D V6 Luxury 4dr

    hugh dennis , lancashire . Date: 29/05/2014
    • Overall verdict
      5 out of 5 stars
    • What's it like to drive
      5 out of 5 stars
    • Running costs
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Quality, practicality and equipment
      5 out of 5 stars
    • Average MPG
      36

    My car

    Bought this car (2.7 D Luxury) when the XF first arrived in April 2008. 120,000 miles later it still runs like new. Had a new differential and repairs to the air conditioning under warranty, apart from this it has run perfectly.

    Would strongly recommend to anyone thinking of buying an XF.

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