Jaguar has taken the wraps off estate version of XF saloon, called the XF Sportbrake. The XF Sportbrake wears a fascia similar to the XF saloon. However, beyond the B-Pillar, it is all new. Jaguar claims the new Sportbrake comes with more potent air suspension to carry the additional loads, while the vehicle is now capable of towing upto two tonnes.
The cabin is scrounged from the XF saloon.There’s the same 10-inch infotainment system dominating the dashboard and a panoramic sunroof for that added sense of space.However, Jaguar claims the cabin is a lot roomier and has plenty of space all around. The XF Sportbrake is powered by choice of three engine options with either six-speed manual or eight-speed automatic transmission. And this model available with the new Jaguars Ingenium engine option as well.
The Sportbrake gets Jaguar’s intelligent all-wheel-drive system, adaptive cruise control, blindspot monitoring system, lane assist and driver fatigue warning system as well. This model will compete against newly introduced BMW 5 Series Touring, Mercedes Benz E-Class Estate, Volvo V90 and Audi A6 Avant. India may be not get this model.