Eye-catching design, an opulent interior, and a slew of comfort and convenience features make the 2018 Jaguar XJ worth a test drive for shoppers in the market for a full-size luxury sedan that stands out from the crowd. Although the current-generation XJ eschews the conservative, classic style of its predecessors in exchange for more up-to-date lines, it still exudes an aura of sophistication befitting a vehicle in this class. And its British roots help distinguish it from rivals that hail primarily from Germany.
The XJ's interior surrounds occupants in soft leather, real wood and chrome trim. The level of opulence might actually put off some buyers, but others will appreciate the attempt to update the club-chair Jaguar cabins of old. Front-seat room is a bit tight compared to what many competitors offer, but passengers in the back will be treated to an abundance of legroom. And in the long-wheelbase version, rear occupants can enjoy an additional 5 inches of space as well as reclining seats and fold-down tray tables. The XJ's technology might not be as up-to-date as it could be, but this year's refresh does add a larger, improved touchscreen display and more standard active safety aids.
The base XJ R-Sport is powered by a 3.0-liter supercharged V6 that generates 340 horsepower and 332 pound-feet of torque. Optional powerplants include two 5.0-liter supercharged V8s that produce 470 hp and 575 hp, respectively. All engines drive the rear wheels through an eight-speed automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive is available on the base models only.
The standard electronically controlled active suspension ensures a smooth ride over virtually all road surfaces, while light steering and minimal body roll give the impression of driving a much smaller car. The JaguarDrive selector — which modulates transmission shift points, throttle, steering and ride quality — allows drivers to choose between Normal, Dynamic and Winter settings. And acceleration, even with the standard V6, is impressively smooth, although buyers can up the performance considerably by specifying one of the V8s.
The base R-Sport comes extremely well equipped, as would be expected in this vehicle class. Features such as heated and cooled leather seats, adaptive headlights and a power trunklid come standard. Moving up to the long-wheelbase Portfolio trim adds upgraded leather upholstery and four-zone climate control, while the Supercharged model features a V8 engine and stiffer suspension. The top-of-the-line XJR575 includes the high-horsepower V8 as well as additional performance goodies. Whatever your preference, let Edmunds help you find the 2018 Jaguar XJ that best meets your needs.
2018 Jaguar XJ Overview
The 2018 Jaguar XJ is offered in the following submodels: XJR575, Sedan. Available styles include XJL Portfolio 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl S/C 8A), R-Sport 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl S/C 8A), and XJL Supercharged 4dr Sedan (5.0L 8cyl S/C 8A). XJ models are available with a 0-liter gas engine, with output up to 0 hp, depending on engine type. The 2018 XJ comes with rear wheel drive. Available transmissions include: 8-speed shiftable automatic. The 2018 XJ comes with a 5 yr./ 60000 mi. basic warranty, a 5 yr./ 60000 mi. roadside warranty, and a 5 yr./ 60000 mi. powertrain warranty.
The 2018 Jaguar XJ XJL Supercharged 4dr Sedan (5.0L 8cyl S/C 8A) can be purchased for less than the Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (aka MSRP) of $103018. The average price paid for a new 2018 Jaguar XJ XJL Supercharged 4dr Sedan (5.0L 8cyl S/C 8A) is trending $13971 below the manufacturer's MSRP.
Edmunds members save an average of $13971 by getting upfront special offers. The estimated special offer price in your area is $89047.
The average savings for the 2018 Jaguar XJ XJL Supercharged 4dr Sedan (5.0L 8cyl S/C 8A) is 13.6% below the MSRP.
We are showing 1 XJL Supercharged 4dr Sedan (5.0L 8cyl S/C 8A) 2018 Jaguar XJ XJL Supercharged 4dr Sedan (5.0L 8cyl S/C 8A) vehicle(s) available in the Ashburn area.
The 2018 Jaguar XJ XJL Portfolio 4dr Sedan AWD (3.0L 6cyl S/C 8A) can be purchased for less than the Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (aka MSRP) of $90548. The average price paid for a new 2018 Jaguar XJ XJL Portfolio 4dr Sedan AWD (3.0L 6cyl S/C 8A) is trending $11263.1 below the manufacturer's MSRP.
Edmunds members save an average of $11263.1 by getting upfront special offers. The estimated special offer price in your area is $79284.9.
The average savings for the 2018 Jaguar XJ XJL Portfolio 4dr Sedan AWD (3.0L 6cyl S/C 8A) is 12.4% below the MSRP.
We are showing 5 XJL Portfolio 4dr Sedan AWD (3.0L 6cyl S/C 8A) 2018 Jaguar XJ XJL Portfolio 4dr Sedan AWD (3.0L 6cyl S/C 8A) vehicle(s) available in the Ashburn area.
Is the 2018 Jaguar XJ a good car? Edmunds experts have compiled a robust series of ratings and reviews for the 2018 Jaguar XJ and all model years in our database. Our rich content includes expert reviews and recommendations for the 2018 XJ 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.
Our Review Process All of our reviews are written by a member of Edmunds' editorial team of expert car reviewers. Our team drives every car you can buy. We put the vehicles through rigorous testing, evaluating how they drive and comparing them in detail to their competitors.
We're also regular people like you, so we pay attention to all the different ways people use their cars every day. We want to know if there's enough room for our families and our weekend gear and whether or not our favorite drink fits in the cupholder. Our editors want to help you make the best decision on a car that fits your life.
2018 Jaguar XJ inventory listings Shop Edmunds' car, SUV, and truck listings of over 6 million vehicles to find a cheap new, used, or certified pre-owned (CPO) 2018 Jaguar XJ for sale near Ashburn VA. There are currently 20 new and 50 used and CPO 2018 XJs listed for sale in your area, with list prices as low as 81335 and mileage as low as 0. Simply research the type of car you're interested in and then select a car from our massive database to find cheap vehicles for sale near you. Once you have identified a vehicle you're interested in, check the Carfax and autocheck vehicle history reports, read dealer reviews, and find out what other owners paid for the 2018 Jaguar XJ. Then select Edmunds special offers, perks, deals, and incentives to contact the dealer of your choice and save up to 13971 on a new, used, or CPO 2018 XJ available from one of 2630 dealerships in your area.
How can Edmunds help? Edmunds has deep data on over 6 million new, used, and certified pre-owned vehicles, including rich, trim-level features and specs information like: MSRP, average price paid, warranty information (basic, drivetrain, and maintenance), features (upholstery, bluetooth, navigation, heated seating, cooled seating, cruise control, parking assistance, keyless ignition, satellite radio, folding rears seats ,run flat tires, wheel type, tire size, wheel tire, sunroof, etc.), vehicle specifications (engine cylinder count, drivetrain, engine power, engine torque, engine displacement, transmission), fuel economy (city, highway, combined, fuel capacity, range), vehicle dimensions (length, width, seating capacity, cargo space), car safety, true cost to own. Edmunds also provides tools to allow shopper to compare vehicles to similar models of their choosing by warranty, interior features, exterior features, specifications, fuel economy, vehicle dimensions, consumer rating, edmunds rating, and color
Exterior Colors: Ultimate Black Metallic, Polaris White, Dark Sapphire Metallic, Ebony, Rhodium Silver Metallic, Indigo Blue Metallic, British Racing Green Metallic, Storm Grey Premium, Ammonite Grey Metallic, Corris Grey Metallic, Ingot Premium, Loire Blue Metallic, Santorini Black Metallic, Stratus Grey Metallic, Azurite Blue Metallic, Carnelian Red Metallic, Caviar Metallic, Firenze Red Metallic, Glacier White Metallic, Italian Racing Red Metallic, Liquid Silver Metallic, Lunar Grey, Midnight Black Metallic, Porcelain, Tempest Grey Premium, Vapour Grey Metallic
Interior Colors: London Tan leather, Jet leather, Cashew leather, Jet w/Ivory Stitching premium leather, London Tan premium leather, London Tan w/Jet Stitching leather, Cashew w/Truffle Stitching premium leather, Jet w/Ivory Stitching leather, London Tan w/Ebony Stitching premium leather, Cashew w/Truffle Stitching leather, Navy leather, Ivory leather, Ivory w/Jet Stitching premium leather, Jet premium leather, London Tan w/Jet Stitching premium leather, Champagne premium leather, Cirrus leather, Ebony w/Ivory Stitching premium leather, Ivory w/Ebony Stitching premium leather, Ivory w/Oyster Stitching premium leather, Jet w/Red Stitching leather, London Tan w/Ebony Stitching leather, London Tan w/Navy Stitching leather
Popular Features: Alarm, Audio and cruise controls on steering wheel, Auto Climate Control, Bluetooth, Heated seats, Leather Seats, Multi-Zone Climate Control, Navigation, Parking sensors, Power Driver Seat, Power Liftgate/Trunk, Rear Bench Seats, Stability Control, Sunroof/Moonroof, Tire Pressure Warning, Trip Computer, Upgraded Headlights, Aux Audio Inputs, Back-up camera, Blind Spot Monitoring, Electronic Folding Mirrors, USB Inputs, Cooled Seats, AWD/4WD, Keyless Entry/Start, Mobile Internet, 360-degree camera, Adaptive Cruise Control, Automatic Emergency Braking, Lane Departure Warning, Upgraded Stereo, Rear Entertainment System