2005 Jaguar XJ-Series Overview Edmunds experts have compiled a robust series of ratings and reviews for the 2005 Jaguar XJ-Series and all model years in our database. Our rich content includes expert reviews and recommendations for the 2005 XJ-Series featuring deep dives into trim levels and features, performance, mpg, safety, interior, and driving. Edmunds also offers expert ratings, road test and performance data, long-term road tests, first-drive reviews, video reviews and more.
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Review This is my third Jaguar and by far the best. The quality of this car is outstanding. Owning a Jag always meant you had to have a back up auto to drive when your Jag was in the shop. But, not anymore. Class, comfort, reliability and prestige you can't get from a German or Japanese mark. Four good sized adults can fit easily in this car and everyone is happy. The aluminum body, V8 and six speed transmission are light years ahead of the previous design. I love this car. If you're looking for the whole luxury package in a full sized car, check it out.
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Available Jaguar XJ-Series 2005 Submodel Types: Sedan, Convertible, XJR, Coupe
Available Trims: XJ8, Vanden Plas, XJ8 L, XJS, XJR, Super V8, XJ8L
Exterior Colors: Ebony, Platinum Silver, Pacific Blue Metallic, Platinum Silver Metallic, Quartz, Spruce Green Metallic, White Onyx, Anthracite Metallic, British Racing Green, Emerald Fire, Indigo Blue, Pacific Blue, Pearl Grey, Porcelain, Sapphire Blue, Slate, Topaz, Topaz Metallic, Westminster Blue, Zircon