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2012 Jaguar XF Supercharged: Better Boot

April 11, 2013

2012 Jaguar XF Supercharged

Don't tell Ian Callum, but I think our 2012 Jaguar XF's rear end is much more attractive than the new 2013 XJ's boot.

Tell me, which Jag do you think has the better behind?

2012 Jaguar XF Supercharged

Kelly Toepke, News Editor @ 21,192 miles


Comments

  • diondi diondi Posts:

    I like the XJ's boot better, actually. It is more unique and has more of a flair. The XF is a little generic-looking.

  • exnevadan_ exnevadan_ Posts:

    I prefer your rear end

  • quadricycle quadricycle Posts:

    ^Funny. But I prefer the rear on your model year, it looks like Jaguar was trying to in the direction of Bentley's styling with the newer one.

  • duck87 duck87 Posts:

    The Xj's boot doesn't look all that great in photos, but seeing the car in person, it has (and I really hate this cliche) real presence. The rear end is absolutely better, it fits in with the high-end lux profile of the rest of the car.

  • To me, the rear taillights on the XJ is what seperates from any of its competitors. The Xf lights are shaped almost like every other car inthe segment. The lights in the Xj are nothing like those in the S, 7 or A8 and in my opinion it not only stands out but has a much more luxurious look to it. Just goes to show you that beauty is in the eye of the beholder.

  • exnevadan_ exnevadan_ Posts:

    perhaps my first comment was ambiguous prefer the XF to the XJ. sure the XJ's rear end is far more distinctive or unique, it's just that I don't much like it

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