Photospin managed to shoot a Jaguar XJ during the tests in winter conditions. Most likely, the machine test conducted somewhere in the Nordic countries. Still images of the tests were published by Carscoops. According to him, the premiere of the car will take place late this year or early next year.
At the moment it is known that the flagship model of the next-generation XJ will be sold with fully electric propulsion. According to unofficial data, the car will have four electric motors with a capacity of 200 HP each and a set of batteries. The power reserve of the sedan will be about 470 miles.
According to their dynamic characteristics the successor of the XJ will be able to compete, for example, Tesla Model S, Porsche Taycan and Audi e-tron GT. In the heart of the car lies scalable architecture MLA. Judging by the spy pictures, the car will grow in size compared to its predecessor.
The production of the current Jaguar XJ has been completed. For nine years the British have sold more than 120 thousand cars.
At this point in the lineup Jagaur already have one electric car – the I-Pace. The crossover is equipped with two electric units, which together give 400 HP and 696 nm of torque. The car can accelerate to 100 km/h in 4.8 seconds, while its top speed is electronically limited to 200 km per hour. The motors are powered by a Li-ion battery is 90 kWh, providing a range of 470 km (WLTP cycle).