Jaguar XE 2.0d S 4dr Auto AWD Review

Category: Executive car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
auto
Doors:
4 doors
Available colours:
Jaguar XE 2019 front head-on shot
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  • Jaguar XE 2019 front head-on shot
  • Jaguar XE 2019 rear cornering shot
  • Jaguar XE 2019 RHD dashboard
  • Jaguar XE 2019 RHD rear seats
  • Jaguar XE 2019 RHD infotainment
  • Jaguar XE 2019 side tracking shot
  • Jaguar XE 2019 front exterior static
  • Jaguar XE 2019 rear exterior static
  • Jaguar XE 2019 RHD front seats
  • Jaguar XE 2019 RHD centre console
  • Jaguar XE 2019 RHD boot open
  • Jaguar XE 2019 RHD centre console climate control
  • Jaguar XE 2019 front head-on shot
  • Jaguar XE 2019 rear cornering shot
  • Jaguar XE 2019 RHD dashboard
  • Jaguar XE 2019 RHD rear seats
  • Jaguar XE 2019 RHD infotainment
  • Jaguar XE 2019 side tracking shot
  • Jaguar XE 2019 front exterior static
  • Jaguar XE 2019 rear exterior static
  • Jaguar XE 2019 RHD front seats
  • Jaguar XE 2019 RHD centre console
  • Jaguar XE 2019 RHD boot open
  • Jaguar XE 2019 RHD centre console climate control
RRP £36,755What Car? Target Price£33,930
Review

The Jaguar XE is wonderful to drive and well equipped, even if rivals have it licked for interior quality and practicality. Go for the D180 diesel if you're a company car driver or worried about fuel costs, while the P250 petrol is a better choice is you're buying privately and do below average miles. Either way, stick with entry-level S trim if you want the best value for money.

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Even this entry-level spec comes with 18in alloy wheels, electrically adjustable leather seats, dual-zone climate control, automatic lights and wipers, cruise control and a 10.0in touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone mirroring. Meanwhile, the list of standard safety kit includes automatic emergency city braking, lane-departure warning and a driver drowsiness monitor. It's enough to make it our pick of the range.

This is the sole diesel engine, but it's still the pick of the range, pulling eagerly enough from low revs and feeling usefully brisk. An eight-speed automatic gearbox is standard and you can choose from rear and four-wheel drive.


Key information

Doors4
Seats5
0-62 MPH7.8 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxAUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

46.4

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

N/A

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

161

g/km

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