Jaguar XE is spotted in winter testing

Jaguar XE is spotted in winter testing

The Jaguar XE small sedan was spotted in winter testing on an ice rink on Tuesday (11).

The model will be direct opponent of the Audi A4, the BMW 3 Series and Mercedes-Benz C-Class, and should reach the market in 2015 with a four-door version.

Later versions will be released over, as the wagon, the coupe and probably a convertible, as indicated by the latest rumors.

The engine has not been disclosed but it is expected that the models are equipped with a diesel Quaro cylinder blocks and even an R model with a V8 engine of 500 horses. The use of aluminum in the platform and the car body models to ensure greater agility.

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