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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Luxury
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Luxury 16 25 $44,772 $49,200
4-Door Sedan Premium Luxury 16 25 $50,232 $55,200
4-Door Sedan Supercharged 15 23 $57,967 $63,700
4-Door Sedan
Pricing
Invoice Price
$44,772
$46,657
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$49,200
$53,020
Monthly Payment Estimate
$820 / month
$884 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2009 Jaguar XF is an easy car to love. It performs as well as anything in the class--and has unexpected glamorous touches that will win over converts.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification - TBD - Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 36.6 36.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.0 37.8
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 51.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.8 56.3
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 37.4 37.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.3 55.1
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5 43.5
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 54.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - 109.1
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.9 71.7
Track Width, Front (in) 61.4 60.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.1 5.1
Length, Overall (in) 195.3 190.0
Height, Overall (in) 57.5 56.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.2 60.6
Wheelbase (in) 114.5 112.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 17.7 12.7
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.83 x 1.18 13.1 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Yes 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.83 x 0.79 12.2 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.4 18.8
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 2.7-3.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall Variable 13.9-19.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.7 34.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P245/45HR18 P245/40ZR18
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P245/45HR18 P245/40ZR18
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4017 3945
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.5 18 x 8
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.5 18 x 8
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 - TBD -
Engine
Displacement 4.2L/256 4.6L/281
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 300 @ 6000 342 @ 6200
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System MPFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 310 @ 4100 339 @ 3600
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 17
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 19 -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 24
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.52 1.86
Trans Type 6 8
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.87 1.23
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.40 2.18
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.30 2.72
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.31 2.94
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.14 1.46
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.17 4.60
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - 0.82
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) - 0.69
Summary
Vehicle Name Jaguar XF Lexus GS 460
Body Style 4-Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.54 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.22 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double Wishbone
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 5 -
 
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