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2012 Jaguar XF Supercharged: Great Steering Wheel

May 17, 2013

2012 Jaguar XF Supercharged

I really like the steering wheel in our long-term 2012 Jaguar XF Supercharged, because it's not what you're expecting.

With a 470-hp, blown V8 under the hood, it stands to reason that the steering wheel would be an ultra-thick-rimmed piece, perhaps with raised portions at 10 and 2 and a dab of paint in the on-center position.

Instead, this slender-rimmed steering wheel is dainty and delicate in my hands. It's such a contrast to the indelicate yank when I floor the throttle in traffic, and I love that.

Erin Riches, Deputy Editor @ 22,456 miles

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  • jeffinoh jeffinoh Posts:

    I like it... because it's not what you are expecting. Do you mean what I was expecting, or what one is expecting, or what???

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