What was formerly known as luxury car at exorbitant prices, has become accessible to many people - the best example: the Jaguar X-Type. The now the Indian TATA Corporation owned British carmaker Jaguar changed the end of the last century its strategy and started next luxury-class models to produce mid-range vehicles, without, however, waive the jaguar known luxury. So the handsome model Jaguar X-Type as four-door notchback sedan and three years later the five-door station wagon Jaguar X-Type Estate was introduced in 2001 based on the Ford Mondeo. The biggest difference between a Jaguar X-Type model and an old Jaguar model is front-wheel drive, which is very typical for this brand. After a Jaguar X-Type facelift in 2007, the new models differ in some respects from the hitherto offered Jaguar car.The design was changed very little, only the front and the rear have been modernized and adapted to the latest standards. With the equipment variant Jaguar X-Type Sport fell completely out of the program so that ( only for diesel engine ), only the variant Jaguar X-Type Executive is available for all engines in addition to the basic version Classic. This includes, inter alia, an automatic climate control, ABS, six airbags and a Jaguar X-Type specific navigation device. The famous Jaguar X-Type Accessories include a black sports grille insert, alloy wheels, a leather steering wheel and wood elegant Strainer. Jaguar Germany offers the Combi ( estate ) and the sedan currently with three engine variants. The smallest version of the Jaguar X-Type diesel model. Values â€‹â€‹: 145 hp, from 0 to 100 km / h in just 9.1 seconds, 215 km / h and a minimum consumption of just six liters draw from the diesel engine.The two petrol engines have four-wheel drive and bring a strong performance with them. Already the smaller version Jaguar X-Type 2.5 V6 Executive has a strength of 196 hp. The beautiful sedan accelerates in just 8.3 seconds to 100 km / h and reaches a top speed of 225 km / h. Consumption is according to factory specifications at 7.2 liters of super. A little more needs to equipped with 230 PS top version Jaguar X-Type 3.0 V6 Executive: just seven seconds for the sprint to 100 km / h and a top speed of 235 km / h are the impressive specifications. The Jaguar X-Type 2.2 Diesel is coupled with a manual 6 - speed gearbox, the two V6 petrol engine with a 5 - speed gearbox or an automatic transmission. For the 2011 model year, a successor to the X-Type has been announced, which will also feature a hybrid drive.