The Jaguar is British car manufacturer headquartered in Whitley, Coventry, England, of the Indian company Tata Motors since 2008 as the Swallow Sidecar Company was founded in 1922 owned Jaguar and is thus the cause of sidecars before the development car. The name was changed to “Jaguar” after the Second World War to avoid the unfavorable connotations of the SS initials. A merger with British Motor Corporation in 1966 followed, the company expanded resulting now renamed British Motor Holdings (BMH), which is 1968 merged with Leyland Motor Corporation and became British Leyland, with nationalized in 1975.
Jaguar was de-merger British Leyland and was listed on the London Stock Exchange in 1984, a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index until it has from Ford in 1990. Jaguar acquired in recent years, that of the British Prime Minister, youngest is a provision Jaguar XJ in May 2010, the company also holds the Royal Warrant of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Charles made cars.
The Jaguar today technology centers Jaguar Land Rover plant developed in Whitley in Coventry and Gaydon in Warwickshire their site and are produced at Castle Bromwich assembly plant in Birmingham Jaguar with some production expected to take the factory in Solihull.
The Jaguar XE is the first compact executive since the 2009 model year X-Type will be the first of several Jaguar models with the new modular architecture aluminum Jaguar is built, moving the company from his flat derived -forms Ford who in the past for the X Type and XF used. The use of own platform allows the Jaguar XE drive configurations with either rear-wheel or four wheels, and it is the first car in its segment with a monocoque aluminum structure to be. Initially planned at the Geneva 2014 with sales for 2015 announced.
The Jaguar F-Type Convertible was launched at the Paris Salon in 2012 to life after his display at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in June 2012, and is presented as a successor to the legendary E-Type. In fact, the E-Type Series III was already a successor in the form of the XJS, which in turn was replaced by the XK8 and XKR. The F-Type-2 to get the security plan that has been lost with the introduction of the Series III E-type, which was 2 + 2. It was following the developed only in a configuration of seats available still positive response to C-X16 concept car Jaguar at the IAA 2011. The sales will start in 2013 with three engine choices; two petrol engine variants AJ126 V6 petrol engine and AJ133 V8.
The Jaguar XF is a family road board introduced in 2008 to replace the S-Type. In January 2008, the XF was awarded the What Car? “Car of the Year” and “Executive Car of the Year”. Motors in the XF 2.2-liter I4 and V6 diesel engines of 3.0-liter or 3.0-liter V6 and V8 petrol engines of 5.0 liters Available available. The 5.0-liter engine in the form of supercharged XFR. As of 2011, the 2.2-liter diesel engine of the Land Rover Freelander was taken to the area as part of a facelift.
The Jaguar XJ is a luxury full-size sedan. The model has been in production since 1968 with the first generation of the latest Jaguar car for creative input by the company’s founder, Sir William Lyons. In early 2003 came the third generation Jaguar XJ in showrooms and any exterior style in the car were traditional in appearance, the car designed from scratch. His style attracted a lot of criticism from many motoring journalists who claimed that the car looked old and barely more modern than its predecessor, many even quoted as saying that the “Lyons line was lost in translation Mark 2 into Mark 3 XJ, but also under the fuselage was very advanced aluminum construction that set the XJ very close to the top of its class.
Jaguar responded to criticism with the introduction of fourth generation Jaguar XJ in 2009 launched its exterior styling is a departure from the previous XJs, with a younger contemporary position after the design change, the effect previously took with Jaguar XF and Jaguar XK models Company.
The 5-liter V8 engine in the Jaguar XJ Supersport, the car from 0 to 60 mph (0-97 km / h) speed in 4.7 seconds and has a UK CO2 emissions rating of 289 g / km. In order to meet the limousine market conditions, all XJ models are equipped with a longer wheelbase (LWB) option that offered increased for the rear legs the room.
Jaguar began producing R-models in 1995 with the introduction of the first XJR. Powered by a 6-cylinder supercharged engine, the car produces about 322 hp. With the newly designed series motors, the plant would be on an eight-cylinder engine based turbocharged 1997 to present. The XJR 1997-2003 produced 370 horsepower (276 kW) and 385 lb-ft (522 N·m) of torque, the car to 60 mph (97 km/hr) in 5 seconds. The new aluminum case 2004-2009 and increased output of 400 PS (298 kW) and improved computer systems reduce the time to 60 mph (97 km / h) in 4.8 seconds. Beginning after 2000 XJRs were with cat Jaguar (Computer Active Technology Suspension) equipped, which contributed strengthening the flight by sporty driving without compromising comfort in daily use.
The first Jaguar XKR was introduced in 1997 and held the same performance increases XJR except after 2006, power in the XKR to 420 hp was increased (313 kW). The Jaguar S-Type R had a short run output 2003-2008 and has been with the same 400 horsepower (298 kW) V8 than the other models R. It was replaced with the Jaguar XFR, with a 5.0 L V8 produces 510 horsepower (380 Kilowatt).