The New Jaguar XJR
Origin: Bedfordshire, England
Price – £60,150
Available – June 2007
Key rivals – Audi A8, BMW 7 Series, Lexus LS, Mercedes S-Class
Jaguar’s retro-look XJ gets uplifted with more purposeful looks plus some new seats to improve room. Performance XJR version still offers stunning acceleration, but the rest of the XJ feels dated before its time.
Speciality: Straight-line performance, comfort, refinement