In the year 2013 Jaguar totally took over the Frankfurt Motor Show with the cutting edge C-X17 concept. Although the crossover SUV was nothing more than an abstract idea, now it is a fully functional car. The concept itself of the Jaguar C-X17 does not represent what the car is, but rather what the car could be. The production model of 2015 is a successful combination of modern technology and monocoque architecture, the seductive design and the intelligent performance being the main hallmarks of the manufacturer. But there is more good news on the horizon: the 2016 Jaguar C-X17
is to be launched soon. Even though you cannot get your hands on it yet, there is a prototype and it has undergone testing. Are you curious to find out what this baby can do?
Interior and exterior description
By looking at the Jaguar it is not at all hard to recognize the similarity with other models from the lineup. More precisely, the exterior design is actually imitates the Jaguar XF, being very similar. However, the car is available in three stunning colors: Caesium Blue, Liquid Aluminum and Liquid Gold. The front of the vehicle is dominated by the black grille that accommodates the logo of the company and the Led daylights, being a particularly nice detail. The back is impressive too, considering that the taillights fit in just nice, no tot mention that the twin exhausts and the big spoiler reveal the real nature of the crossover. The interior, on the other hand, is quite simplistic. The cabin has been made to be comfortable, while the seats are sculptured like sports ones.
Engine and main features
You can expect the 2016 Jaguar C-X17 to produce up to 240 horsepower. In addition to the powerful engine, you have the possibility of running at full speed owing to the fact that the car has 8 speed levels. The new model is also expected to have an intelligent all-wheel drive. What is worth mentioning about the aluminum architecture that delivers leading savings and of course performance. And the good news is that the modular architecture does not compromise the character of the car. Thanks to the performance of the car, you are able to enjoy commuting to the big city or going on road adventures.
What are the major changes?
The fact is that not many car manufacturers use such a futuristic design like that of the 2016 Jaguar C-X17. The dashboard screen is big enough so as to display GPS navigation information or it can be used in order to listen to music and use social media – all at the same time. Even if the concept SUV is a solid car, it is the best representative of luxury vehicles. The front and the rear of the SUV are well-designed, on the whole the car looking very proportional. At the Frankfurt Motor Show the car manufacturer promised he would deliver next-generation lightweight technologies and he did. The C-X17 is a breathtaking representation of how versatile an automobile can be.